Love by Dakota, pictured above
I believe what’s unique about New Urban Arts is that it gives young people a sense of empowerment; that they are truly capable to creatively think and problem solve.
-Karen, artist mentor
A House Is Not a Home by Legend
The kids blossom here because they aren’t censored and can express themselves in ways they might not be able to at home and definitely not at school.
-Dailen, studio assistant and alum
Chandelier by Noel
I want to be loud, outspoken, I want to be amazing, and I want to be myself.
-Noel, high school senior