Teen Empowerment Mural Apprenticeship (TEMA)
Developing Artistic and Leadership Skills
Groundswell's largest afterschool program, Teen Empowerment Mural Apprenticeship (TEMA), is modeled on a traditional apprenticeship and focuses on youth development objectives. Two teams of teen artists meet weekly throughout the school year to create public art for community-based organizations.
YEAR 2012 LOCATION: 274 Garfield Place Brooklyn, NY 11215
In this project, a group of Groundswell youth partnered with Domestic Workers United (DWU) and Jews for Racial and...
YEAR 2012 LOCATION: 88 Visitation Place Brooklyn, NY 11231
In partnership with the Center for Court Innovation and its Red Hook Community Justice Center, a team of Groundswell...
YEAR 2011 LOCATION: 65 Tillary Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
“Transforming Your Transit Into Tranquility” was created in partnership with the New York City Department of...