Community Art Projects
Art is a mean of transformation. A way of learning to sense ourselves in a different way. To share and engage in something beyond explicitly practical goals. Through art, we also experience a way of being critical and discontent and to apply the tools of experimentation and creation.
We question. We play. We try to be non-judgemental.
Community Art is about doing art. Not about doing social work, in a classical sense. We deeply believe in the power of searching for different ways to do things and perceive ourselves and our enviroment as a transformative force in the society.
The Espacio Arte Foundation has developed several projects involving community members from Santa Elena (mostly young and senior citizens). These projects falls into three categories: