Creative Art Works

“It’s about helping kids open up to art and other people. It teaches us to let people in and shows us responsibility, leadership, and working together. If we do that, we can really do something.” — Creative Art Works student Creative Art Works Engaging young people through art unlocks their creativity allowing them to trust … More Creative Art Works

International #JazzDay All Star Global Concert April 30, 2014

We Are World Peace http://jazzday.com/#IntlJazzDay April 30 was declared International Jazz Day by UNESCO in 2011 InternationalJazzDay @IntlJazzDay April 30 is International Jazz Day celebrated around the world to promote Jazz Music #JazzDay The 2014 Host City Is… Osaka, Japan Given its legendary history as Japan’s “jazz mecca” in the early to mid 1920s, Osaka … More International #JazzDay All Star Global Concert April 30, 2014

The Art of Daniel Hauben: Urban Oasis

http://www.welcome2thebronx.com “Our sun sheds its light on every place”  Daniel Hauben Hauben engages preschoolers on the question “What is art?”. Hauben celebrates borough’s beauty Daniel Hauben (born May 23, 1956, Bronx, NY) is an American painter who grew up in the Bronx, and who often paints Bronx street scenes. Hauben has also painted outdoors around … More The Art of Daniel Hauben: Urban Oasis

Mother Earth

Julie Groundwater Too We should seek the truth humbly together rather than worshipping our beliefs and glorifying our differences Zen to Zany Combine imagination with paint, colors are like music, the more we use the greater the symphony. Everything on Earth is Borrowed…There is no Mine or Yours….there is Only Ours…Even Time is Borrowed. We … More Mother Earth

Daisaku Ikeda Passion From Respect – Quoteko.com

The true victors in life are those who, enduring repeated challenges and setbacks, have sent the roots of their being to such a depth that nothing can shake them. Daisaku Ikeda, SGI President March 15 http://www.sgi.org/sgi-president/daily-encouragement.html#.T9F_cDjwUFx.facebook Daisaku Ikeda Passion From Respect – Quoteko.com. http://quoteko.com/daisaku-ikeda-passion-from-respect.html http://publicuniversityonline.com/Default.aspx http://healthyheartworks.tumblr.com/post/55482371545/ancientart-the-statue-of-ramesses-the-great-at

Humans of New York: Brandon Stanton

Humans of New York. We are all connected…..https://www.facebook.com/humansofnewyork AUSTIN—Brandon Stanton, the amazing photographer behind Humans of New York, talked with David Pogue at a Yahoo TechMix session at the SxSW festival, at 6:00pm Central Time on Monday, March 10. They explored how the Web and social media took an obscure photographer with a good idea to … More Humans of New York: Brandon Stanton

Good Will Hunting: An Oral History with Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, and More | Boston Magazine

How do you like them apples? Reblogged from Good Will Hunting: An Oral History with Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, and More | Boston Magazine. “This is who we are as Americans,” Affleck said. “We believe in helping others who are down, who are suffering. … We’ve been involved in several conflicts overseas, conflicts that may … More Good Will Hunting: An Oral History with Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, and More | Boston Magazine

Buddhist in America: Herbie Hancock – Imagine (The Imagine Project)

http://www.laphil.com/ Herbie Hancock – Imagine (The Imagine Project) Herbie Hancock’s “Imagine”, featuring Pink, Seal, India.Arie Related articles https://www.facebook.com/herbiehancock http://article.wn.com/view/2010/06/21/Herbie_Hancock_The_Imagine_Project_2010_n/ http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/music/posts/la-et-ms-jazz-picks-herbie-hanock-at-disney-hall-erimaj-and-more-20140206,0,5932919.story#axzz2sgUdoVtI http://shine.yahoo.com/ellen-good-news/10-old-music-prodigy-magical-jazz-hands-162200716.html

Watch Video | Behind Every Promise: Classroom Clips | POV | PBS

Reblogged from Watch Video | Behind Every Promise: Classroom Clips | POV | PBS. Watch Video | Behind Every Promise: Classroom Clips | POV | PBS http://www.pbs.org Behind Every Promise takes a behind-the-scenes look at the award-winning documentary American Promise, supplementing select scenes from the film with newly shot video testimonials from Idris Brewster and … More Watch Video | Behind Every Promise: Classroom Clips | POV | PBS