The DescolonizARTE program is one that offers a safe space for youth to hold critical thinking conversations about social justice, identity and art. We are currently hosting virtual workshops where we explore various levels of life in the borderlands, from culture to our daily systems such as family life, history, school, and the environment. The mission/goal of the project is a long-term public display of art created by local youth after participating in workshops on art, social justice, civic engagement and leadership.
As a teen you know that these years are confusing. You might ask yourself how does the world and society work, how do I find my identity, and how do I fit into it all? [...]