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Map of Family Spaces at University of Toronto Mississauga

The Center for Parenting Artists is honored to participate in The Let Down Reflex, an exhibition curated by Amber Berson and Juliana Driever, at the Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto Mississauga, October 16 – November 4. Working with the Blackwood Gallery and the University of Toronto Family Care Office, Center for Parenting Artists created a call … Continue reading

Free workshop: Psychotherapist Jack Worthy on the Child-Parent Relationship

  Join the Center for Parenting Artists for a free workshop on March 28th! Jack Worthy, MSC, MATS is a practicing Psychotherapist and Dad devoted to limit setting and learning how to address challenging behaviors with your child.  He trains parents and caregivers using the principles of Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CPRT), a therapeutic model based … Continue reading

Artist Parent Index

The Artist Parent Index is a searchable database of artists making work about their experience as parents: you can view it and/or register your work at artistparentindex.com

I-Park 2016 family friendly residency

The I-Park Foundation is offering a family friendly artist residency Aug 1-14 2016 with kids summer camp option. Apply here! http://www.i-park.org DUE 03/07/16

Forming the continuum: New York artist Lehna Huie on the future in her work

February 9, 2016   by Cevan Castle   Lehna Huie is a multidisciplinary fine artist, arts educator, cultural worker and curator, and mom to Simone, her one-year-old daughter. In the fall of 2015, she participated in a five week residency at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.  I spoke with her about the transition into … Continue reading

The fun vs. the insufferable: New York artist Rebeca Raney on making art while parenting

January 30, 2016  by Cevan Castle   Rebeca Raney is a New York based artist and designer, an arts educator, and mom to a two year old. She is a voice of encouragement for artists considering children. During the recent Center for Parenting Artists event PLAY&GROUP 1: a picnic with New York composer Ithai Benjamin and his robotic puppets, … Continue reading

TeachDREAM and the ICE-FREE NYC initiative

TeachDREAM is an initiative of the New York Collective of Radical Educators.  The online guide offers extensive resources for educators, counselors, and families regarding undocumented children in schools, schools as safe zones, ICE-FREE NYC, sanctuary cities, legal services, safety visuals, and more. http://teachdreamnyc.com

Artist Services Day at BAX Feb 7 2016

Join Paloma McGregor & Dancing While Black Fellows, Parent/Artists, ACRE (Artists Co-creating Real Equity), the Helix Queer Performance Network, Donna Costello & BAX’s Education Department for a day of learning and community!Join Paloma McGregor & Dancing While Black Fellows, Parent/Artists, ACRE (Artists Co-creating Real Equity), the Helix Queer Performance Network, Donna Costello & BAX’s Education … Continue reading

MoMA and Guggenheim now offer ID NYC resident memberships

DNAinfo NY reports that the MoMA and Guggenheim are now offering free resident memberships for 2016, accessed through the ID NYC program. Membership enrollment for all participating institutions has been extended through 2016. http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20151214/civic-center/you-now-have-all-of-2016-claim-your-free-museum-zoo-memberships

Play&Group 1: A picnic with composer Ithai Benjamin and his robotic puppets

The Center for Parenting Artists is pleased to invite families to an indoor picnic on January 23rd, 2016, 11:00am-12:30pm.  The event will be hosted at the CUE Art Foundation, with music performed by New York composer, artist, and dad, Ithai Benjamin. Following the performance will be a brief interview and discussion with local artists on the continuation … Continue reading