Upstream Arts Blog

News, reflections, announcements, and more

Gratitude & The Work Ahead – September 2018

A huge thank you to all of the amazing supporters who have invested in Upstream Arts since our last update, listed below. Special thanks to our friends at Thrivent Community - West End and everyone who came out to celebrate and raise funds at Art at the Heart. We're...

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Make Change with Your Change

  Join us in Rounding Up for a more inclusive world. Upstream Arts is now partnering with RoundUp App, a program that allows you to automatically donate the change from your credit or debit card transactions. It's an easy way to give a little bit every time you buy...

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Artists Around Town – September 2018

Our Teaching Artists and Staff are involved in a wide range of professional projects outside of their work with Upstream Arts. Each month, we post opportunities to see their performances, exhibitions, and other events as well as notable accomplishments. Pedro...

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Gratitude & The Work Ahead – August 2018

Incredible thanks to all the wonderful supporters who have invested in Upstream Arts since our last update. The impact of your contribution continues to reverberate. Recently one of our Teaching Artists in The Art of Working told us this story: "One of our...

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Artists Around Town – August 2018

Our Teaching Artists and Staff are involved in a wide range of professional projects outside of their work with Upstream Arts. Each month, we post opportunities to see their performances, exhibitions, and other events as well as notable accomplishments. Lindsey...

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Gratitude & The Work Ahead – July 2018

A huge round of thanks to the incredible individuals who helped us end our 2017-18 fiscal year on a strong note and step into our current year with a splash! After one of our recent classes, the lead Teaching Artist told us this: "We ended today’s poem dance with a...

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Join us for The Art of Me with Valley Friendship Club

Come experience a brand new iteration of The Art of Me! This summer, members of the Valley Friendship Club, along with Upstream Arts, will create a new performance of The Art of Me on the stage at Oak-Land Middle School. Drawing on on structured improvisations from...

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Artists Around Town – July 2018

Our Teaching Artists and Staff are involved in a wide range of professional projects outside of their work with Upstream Arts. Each month, we post opportunities to see their performances, exhibitions, and other events as well as notable accomplishments. Nikki Abramson...

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Artists Around Town – June 2018

Our Teaching Artists and Staff are involved in a wide range of professional projects outside of their work with Upstream Arts. Each month, we post opportunities to see their performances, exhibitions, and other events as well as notable accomplishments. Masa Kawahara...

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