2023 Summer Programs are Here!
We’re Hiring a Coordinator for our A Life After School (ALAS) Program
Tour the Studio with STAB
Providence Business News – “Bank of America awards $200K to New Urban Arts, Housing Network of R.I.”
Program Spotlight: NUA Knights
We’re Hiring a Development Director
Program Spotlight: Summer Programs
Become an Artist Mentor at New Urban Arts!
We’re hiring a Studio Director
New Urban Arts Summer Programs Are Here!
Providence Monthly – “The Kids are Alright”
Program Spotlight: S.T.A.B.
Program Spotlight: Printmaking
Rhode Island College News – “For RIC Alumnus, Making Art is Good Therapy”
Community Notification: New Urban Arts is applying for 21st Century Community Learning Center Funds
Say Hello To Two New Staff Members
Programs Spotlight: Literary Arts
NUA invites BIPOC alumni to apply for 2-week full scholarship residency at renowned craft school
A Look Back at 2020-21
Our Staff’s List For This Year’s Giving Tuesday
New Urban Arts Seeks Director For NUA Knights
A Letter from Ashley Paniagua
New Urban Arts Seeks Studio Director
Central High School – 100th Anniversary Mural Project
New Urban Arts Seeks Parent & Community Engagement Specialist VISTA
New Urban Arts Seek Student & Program Support VISTA
New Urban Arts Seeks Resident Artist Mentor in Music
New Urban Arts Seeks Development Associate to Assist with Fundraising
New Urban Arts Seeks Consultant to Assist with Core Documents Assessment
We’re hiring a Drawing & Painting Studio Assistant
Sign up for NUA’s 2021 In-Person Summer Programs!
Careers in the Arts Virtual Panel
The Public’s Radio – “Art kits for Providence students help keep the creativity going”
Providence Journal: “$25,000 grants open new vistas for RI composers”
Rhode Island Monthly: “Support Rhode Island Nonprofits in Need this Holiday Season”
For Giving Tuesday, Our Staff Made a List of Organizations that We Support
Summer 2020 Student Artwork Slideshow
“Flexibility and Fidelity” by Deputy Director Emily Ustach published in Afterschool Matters
“What Can Public Art Teach Public Humanities” by Susan Smulyan published in Doing Public Humanities
We’re hiring a VISTA to Support Program Providers at NUA Knights
We’re hiring a VISTA to Support Students at NUA Knights
New Urban Arts stands with Black Lives Matter
A Message to Our Students – June 2, 2020
Support young people’s creative learning during COVID
The Public’s Radio: “After-school arts programs find creative ways to make art at a distance”
Art Kit Activities!
Help NUA Safely Distribute Art Supplies to Students during COVID19
Statement on COVID-19 / Declaración sobre COVID-19
Tamara Bids Us Adieu
Support New Urban Arts today.
Welcome to Our New Board Members
Colleges Visiting New Urban Arts – Fall 2019
We’re hiring for two new VISTA positions!
Thank You, Owen
College Panel 2019: Eight Takeaways
“A heaven for loners, misfits, the bullied…”
Summer Programs: What Do You Need to Know?
What You Need to Know About the Birthday Bash
What Do I Ask? Not College Fair 2019
“You understand what we believe at our core”
Setting the Stage: NUA, Your Support, and 2018’s Annual Campaign Kickoff
We’re Hiring a Resident Artist Mentor in Fashion and Sewing
Call for Volunteer Artist Mentors – 2018
I hope you will join me today in giving to New Urban Arts! Here’s why:
We’re Hiring a Development Associate (Part Time)
Emily Ustach’s Speech for the Afterschool Advocacy Day at the State House, May 24th, 2018
We are now accepting applications for our Summer Art Internship programs!
Providence Journal: In a small state of poetry: Freeing the inner self
We’re hiring for two VISTA positions
Motif Magazine: An Interview with Storm Ford
i-d Magazine: brianna rose brooks makes portraits of daydreaming black teens
New Urban Arts turns 21!
New Urban Arts’ Students Create Snow Day Video for the Providence Public School Department
A letter from a New Urban Arts alumna, to you
DIY Holiday Edition: How to Make an Origami Star
New Urban Arts is participating in #GivingTuesday!
Cardboard Pancakes Saturday, December 9th
Statement on the Termination of DACA
Call for Artist Mentors
New Urban Arts Chosen as Supported Cause at Blue State Coffee
We can’t do it WITHOUT YOU!
East Side Monthly: “The East Sider: Rebecca Volynsky”
Providence Monthly: New Urban Arts Keeps Inspiring
RI Public Radio: New Urban Arts Celebrates 20 Years In Providence
20 Years of New Urban Arts: Showcasing Student Work
New Urban Arts: Celebrating 20 Years of Creative Youth Development
New Urban Arts College Exploration Program
Summer at New Urban Arts!
Cranston Herald: New Hope Art Gallery Rings in New Season
Alumni! Seeing is Believing: 20 Years of New Urban Arts’ Community Vision (Our 20-20-20 Campaign)
Providence Journal: “URI engineering students helping provide prosthetic limbs in South America”
Defend and Support New Urban Arts
The Providence Journal: “Editorial: Arts Greatly Enrich Our Society”
Check out our New Informational Video, “Welcome to New Urban Arts!”
Webinar: Creating Safe Space for High School Students
Meet Resident Artist Mentor(RAM) in Music, Tom Van Buskirk
“New Urban Art stands for opportunity to me”
Double your impact and help foster creativity!
New Urban Arts is nominated for Yelp Foundation Gives Local Grant!
Meet Our New Staff and Mentors
Take Magazine: “New Urban Arts: Bigger and Better”
New Urban Arts’ Grand Re-Opening and Summer Exhibition
Options Magazine: “RI Foundation Awards Equity Action Grants”
Providence Business News: “RI Foundation Awards Equity Action Grants”
…a person and an artist, not just a grade
…number one support system
New Urban Arts is Hiring – Join our Team!
Hiring a Director of Development
New Urban Arts receives $100,000 grant from United Way
Students at the Center Blog: “#RealTalk: Providence Students Raise Their Voices”
Now Accepting Student Applications for 2016 Summer Programs
Countdown to the annual event: Today’s the Day!
International Journal of Education: “The Future of Homegrown Teaching Artists?”
Countdown to the annual event: 1 day left!
The Providence Journal: “Students in Providence discuss making education more meaningful”
Countdown to the annual event: 2 days left!
Countdown to the annual event: 3 days left!
CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE AT NEW URBAN ARTS ON FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2016, 7-10PM: 19TH ANNUAL EVENT
Countdown to the annual event: 4 days left!
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And the 2016 Awardees Are…
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Countdown to the annual event: 9 days left!
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Countdown to the annual event: 11 days left!
New Urban Arts and the Providence Youth Caucus
2016 NEW URBAN ARTS AWARD — CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
Mid-Year Makings: Exhibition of Student Works Opens Friday, February 12, 5-7pm
Providence Monthly: “Punk For All”
Spark Magazine: “Building a Better Scene in Providence”
I was allowed to break the crayons
How our city’s future should look
NUA is committed; are you?
Providence Mayor Elorza’s December Newsletter
Rolling Stone Magazine: “Meet America’s Most Exciting Punk Band”
“Give Love” Mentor Exhibition Opening Event, Friday, November 13, 5-7pm
Saturday, December 12, 10am-5pm: Cardboard Pancakes 6 Holiday Art Sale
National Endowment for the Arts: “My Art Story, by Saulo Castillo”
New Urban Arts and The Drawing Room present the Work of Jeanne Risica
Summer Art Show: Creative Compassion & The Art of Kindness 9/11/2015 5-7PM
Summer at New Urban Arts 2015
New Urban Arts is hiring two Resident Artist Mentors for the 2015-2016 school year. Applications due August 28, 2015.
New Urban Arts is seeking an Archivist and Documentarian Volunteer
Support summer excitement
Support NUA this Summer!
Providence Youth Caucus student representatives meet with Mayor Elorza
New Urban Arts announces Daniel Schleifer as executive director
Seeking Development and Program VISTA – Job Description Available
Learn more about our 2015 Summer Programs!
Art Party, May 15, 2015, 6-8pm
WPRI: “New Urban Arts opens Olneyville installment”
The Providence Journal: “Young Providence fashion designer learned a lot from his mother’s work”
RI Data Hub: “RI’s Out of School Time Programs”
Vote for New Urban Arts on Thursday, April 16, 2015, 7-10pm: 18th Annual Event
2015 Sandra Olson Award — Call for Nominations
Providence Business News: “Five Questions with Daniel Schleifer”
Friday, January 30, 5-7pm: 2015 Mid-Year Makings
The Providence Journal: “Providence groups launch ‘Youth Caucus’ to work with Mayor”
The Providence Journal: “The Elorza gala enlivens Cranston St. Armory”
Young people aren’t an afterthought here
Can you patch social fabric?
“A space that values youth voices”
New Urban Arts remembers Carole Harman
An Announcement from New Urban Arts
“Me and You” Mentor Exhibition Opening Event, Friday, November 14, 5-7pm
Sunday, December 14, 10am-5pm: Cardboard Pancakes 5 Holiday Art Sale
Friday, October 10, 5-7pm: “In-Between” 2014 Summer Programs Gallery Opening
Outpost Journal: “Transmitting Agency at AS220, The Steelyard, and New Urban Arts”
Mon, Aug 4 – Sat, Aug 9: Corrugated Community
“What do you do when they argue over supplies?”
2014 Summer Studio: Paid Internships in the Arts For Students
Friday, May 16th: Art Party
Spring 2014 Conversations on Creative Practice
The Providence Journal: “Immersing ourselves in the poetry of real type”
Thurs, April 10, 7pm: New Urban Arts is Seventeen – 2014 Annual Event
2014 Sandra Olson Award – Call for Nominations
Friday, February 14th, 5pm – 7pm Mid-Year Makings Opening Event
Afterschool Today: “Executive Director Elia Gurna on the importance of art”
Something we haven’t had since elementary school
Support our 2014 Annual Fund Campaign
The Providence Journal: “Poetry: We draw from ourselves, and in this season of giving, give”
Friday, December 6, 5pm-8pm: “Listener” 2013-14 Mentor Exhibition Opening Event
Saturday and Sunday, December 14-15, 11am-4pm: Cardboard Pancakes 3 Holiday Art Sale
Thursday, November 7, 7:15-8:30pm: Floating World: Book Release Party for Rick Benjamin
Friday, October 4, 5-8pm: “Faking It” – 2013 Summer Art Inquiry Exhibition Opening
With Your Help, New Urban Arts is a Summer Home
Tuesday, July 2: Shop at Seven Stars Bakery to Support New Urban Arts
Monday, July 1, 2pm: Say Goodbye to Jesse; Say Hello to Ashley, Elia and Eric
An announcement from Director of Programs Sarah Meyer
2013 Summer Studio: Paid Internships in the Arts For Students
Fri, May 10, 4pm: Art Party 2013 Year End Celebration
Announcing our New Executive Director, Elia Gurna
Spring 2013 Conversations Series
Mon, May 13, 7pm: Dancing on Top of Dyslexia with Vermont choreographer Lida Winfield
Tues, April 23, 7pm: Poetry Infusion: Affirmation and Rebellion with NY performance poet Kahlil Almustafa and RI Poet Laureate Rick Benjamin
2013 Sandra Olson Award Winners
Thurs, April 11, 7pm: Living the Future – Our 16th Annual Fundraiser Event
Tues April 9, 5pm: Learning 401
Tues, March 26, 7pm: Stories in Words and Paint, Murals and Songs with Valerie Tutson and Munir Mohammed
Thurs, March 21, 7pm: Imagination Ignition and Meaning Transmission: Films, Drawings, Prints, Puppets, Clown with Jo Dery and Eli Nixon.
February 15, 2013, 6-8pm: Mid-Year Makings – Student Exhibition
2013 Sandra Olson Award – Call for Nominations
Thurs, Feb. 7 3:30-6:30pm – Crossfit Providence hosts WOD for New Urban Arts
You’re allowed to write on the walls
Go Local Providence: “New Urban Arts’ Jason Yoon: 12 Who Made a Difference in RI in 2012”
Support our 2013 Annual Fund Campaign
Sat-Sun, December 15-16, 2012, 11am-4pm: Cardboard Pankakes! A Winter-Time Studio Sale
December 7, 2012, 5-8pm: Tuned In – Mentor Exhibition Opens – Sponsored by Bank Rhode Island
Rhode Island Monthly: “Spotlight on New Urban Arts”
The Providence Journal: “Pockets of Hope”
An announcement from our Executive Director and the Board Chair
Providence high school students! Come to our Open House weeks, Oct 1 – 11!
Invitation to Art Inquiry Exhibition opening October 5, 5-7PM
Development Without Limits: “Please Speak Freely Podcast interviews Jason Yoon and Sarah Meyer of New Urban Arts”
Announcing our 2012-2013 Arts Mentoring Fellows: Rick Benjamin and Eli Nixon!
The Providence Journal: “The Photo Palace: Traveling darkroom pulls into Providence”
Go Local Providence: “PowerPlayer: New Urban Arts Executive Director Jason Yoon”
Providence Monthly: “Pulse: Scene in PVD”
Ain’t No Party Like an Art Party
The Providence Journal: “Playing by New Rules: Smaller programs brace for loss of federal dollars”
Conversation on Creative Practice
Conversation Series on Creative Practice
Sandra Olson Winners
Interested in being an Arts Mentoring Fellow?
Announcing the Spring 2012 Conversations Series!
Mid Year Makings opens this Friday!
New Urban Arts presents another new publication!!
New Publication Available!
Threaded Together: Artist Mentors opening in our gallery Friday, December 9 from 5pm-8pm
Placemaking: Explorations in Home, summer 2011 Art Inquiry exhibition, opens Friday, October 28, 5-7PM
Become an Artist Mentor at New Urban Arts
A Permanent Home for New Urban Arts
Sitting in the Questions
Become An Artist Mentor at New Urban Arts
A Perspective from an Artist Mentor, 2011 Annual Campaign Testimonial
Summer Work Opportunities for Alumni
Youth Voice, Creativity, Education Reform
Wish I Had a Place Like This When I Was Growing Up: New Urban Arts and the Cultivation of Creative Practice By Peter Hocking
Spring 2011 Conversations Series
Collecting Sandra Olson Award Nominations
Providence Monthly: “Ten People You Don’t Know But Soon Will”
The Providence Journal: “Arts studio for Providence high school students receives national award”
Rhode Island Monthly: “6 Questions: New Urban Arts”
Design Sponge: “Interview with Artist Mentor Fellow, Peter Hocking”