Teen Empowerment Mural Apprenticeship (TEMA)
Developing Artistic and Leadership Skills
Groundswell's largest afterschool program, Teen Empowerment Mural Apprenticeship (TEMA), is modeled on a traditional apprenticeship and focuses on youth development objectives. Two teams of teen artists meet weekly throughout the school year to create public art for community-based organizations.
YEAR 2016 LOCATION: 111 East 210th Street Bronx, NY 10467
As part of the Teen Empowerment Mural Apprenticeship, a team of young artists created three banners The AIDS Center at...
YEAR 2016 LOCATION: Crown Heights Brooklyn, NY 11225
Over the course of the 2015-2016 school year, a team of young artists collaborated on a public mural addressing the...
YEAR 2015 LOCATION: 1027 46th Avenue #101 Long Island City, NY 11101
Groundswell and Row New York, the only program of its kind dedicated to teaching young people in under-resourced...