Youth Artist-Mentor (Yam)

Youth Artist-Mentor (Yam) program provides teens ages 13–18 an environment and resources to develop their passion in art through a multifaceted mentor-peer-mentee structure. Artist-Mentors assists in the preparation for our various arts education programs, assists in classrooms, assist and lead our younger students. YAMs are also provided space where they are encouraged to and given guidance in developing the understanding of independent studio practice. They also have the opportunity to assist and learn about gallery operations and maintenance practices.