Youth Transforming Communities
Since 1968: CITYarts brings young people and professional artists together to create public art. Through this creative process, CITYarts empowers youth and connects children locally and around the world to become active participants in transforming communities.
Call to Artists
CITYarts is looking for Artists and Artist Assistants for an upcoming mural project at Umma Park. This project will be in collaboration with the Umma Group, the Flatbush Development Corporation, the NYC Parks Department, and Brooklyn Community Board 14. CITYarts is planning to create and produce a mural with professional artists, artist assistants, and community youth.More Information
Young Collector's Club
Join CITYarts for a curated Exhibition Tour and Studio Visit with art collector and connoisseur Joyce Pomeroy Schwartz and CITYarts Executive and Creative Director, Tsipi Ben-Haim. Purchase your artwork for the holidays, meet other Young Collectors, and Artists, while enjoying an evening of the arts. At Lazzoni SoHo, 26 Greene ST, New York 10013. December 15th 6:30 - 8:30pm.View Exhibition
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the West Side Neighborhood Commons
Our Ribbon Cutting Ceremony brought together youth from the West Side Neighborhood Commons, members of the community, supporters from The local police precinct, and our very special guest Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, who supported this project from its first inception. We invite you all to take a stroll to see the mural and take photos. Feel free to view ours till then.View Photos
A Toast To Peace
Berlin, a city once known for its division, celebrated the 25th anniversary of its unification on Sunday November 9. CITYarts was happy to be a part of the festivities. While most of the city was focusing on the past, we were aiming at raising awareness to the future of Peace. One of our students noted, the past generations had the war wall. We, the young generation, are connected with our Peace Wall.View Photos
The CITYarts Peace Wall in Berlin is a testament to the rich historical and emotional significance of walls in the city and a permanent symbol of the voices of our youth striving for peace and unity. CITYarts' Toast to Peace brought together people from different cultures and backgrounds, young and older. It was a great way to commemorate the momentous occasion and continue to spread peace in Berlin and around the world. View our wonderful photos from the celebration.
Peace Wall - Berlin
CITYarts’ Berlin Mosaic Peace Wall brings together the visions of youth from twelve schools and youth organizations in Berlin, representing voices from 62 countries around the world.Learn more
CELEBRATING OUR 46TH ANNIVERSARY
Making a difference through the artsLearn more