Arts Education International

Our Vision is to provide high-quality, immersive, sustainable, community-based arts programs for orphaned and abandoned children all over the world. These programs provide: Emotional Rehabilitation Through the Arts The exploration of artistic outlets of expression provide children with the ability to confront trauma on their own terms. Participating in the arts restores the ability to play in children who suffer from post traumatic stress disorder. Connection to Indigenous Arts By connecting orphaned and abandoned children with the bearers of artistic tradition within their own communities, we offer children a connection to their own cultural heritage that would otherwise be mis...

Baindu holds her birds-eye tied fabric

Baindu holds her birds-eye tied fabric
Photo from Progress Report 'Update on Arts Training in Daru' (view small | med | large | orig)

Aminata works on her wax design

Aminata works on her wax design
Photo from Progress Report 'Update on Arts Training in Daru' (view small | med | large | orig)

Arts Training for 50 Orphaned Youth in Daru

Arts Training for 50 Orphaned Youth in Daru
Photo from Progress Report 'Our Project in Daru Begins!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Arts Training for 50 Orphaned Youth in Daru

Arts Training for 50 Orphaned Youth in Daru
Photo from Progress Report 'Our Project in Daru Begins!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Bintu at a batik workshop in Daru

Bintu at a batik workshop in Daru
(view small | med | large | orig)