Citizens Of Culture

Citizens Of Culture uses arts to develop critical thinking, emotional intelligence, and combat resource inequality. We work with individuals, organizations, and communities to provide social emotional learning, arts programming, and resources for creative small business owners.


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  • CONNECT ·2020 Grants Challenge

    Community Practice

    The funds from LA2050 will support Community Practice, a donation based social emotional learning and mental health program. It includes weekly community engagements, webinars and online training, and publishes social-emotional learning resources. This art-based program serves to combat loneliness and create emotional literacy in a city that can feel isolated and disconnected, exacerbating the problems of bias, and mental health issues. Some topics we address are grief,emotional management, and conflict management.

  • CONNECT ·2018 Grants Challenge

    The View From Here: Conversations About The Most Important Issues Of Our Time

    The View From Here is a conversational event "symposium" that gives credence to diverse voices to spur civic engagement and media literacy around society,s most polarizing issues.

  • CREATE ·2016 Grants Challenge

    Nous Tous: A Gallery For All Of Us

    Citizens Of Culture cultivates economic opportunities for independent artists and designers through workshops and events.

  • CREATE ·2015 Grants Challenge

    Creating The Culture of Entrepreneurship

    Citizens Of Culture will develop a cross platform community of artists, entrepreneurs and everyday citizens that extends to web, print, and live events. We are establishing a culture of entrepreneurship that moves people to start their own firms and gives them resource to be successful, specifically surviving the first year in business.