Art With Impact Blog

Art With Impact Blog

Art With Impact promotes mental wellness by creating space for young people to learn and connect through art and media. Our weekly blogs inform about the latest films, documentaries and campaigns (the good and the bad) that are using art as a way to express realities of mental illness and to break barriers of understanding issues related mental health.

‘Love Child’ Documentary Reveals the Burgeoning Issue of Internet-Use Disorder

The Internet certainly is a blessing and a curse, isn’t it? Beyond the common widespread annoyance of Facebook and the perpetual timesuck of Pinterest, though, most of us are able to abandon the...

‘Let Fury Have the Hour’ Brings Activism Into Focus Using Mixed Media, Big Names, and Perfect Timing

Have you ever listened to a song that changed the way you saw the world? It’s like Sir Mix-a-Lot was speaking directly to my soul. The belief in creativity and art to give...

What should we watch next year?

Hey! You! Tell us what you've seen that we should be watching! Have you seen an exceptional film at a festival or in a theater about either Israel / Palestine or featuring some...

Solving the Peace Puzzle

Unlike that vague notion many people have,  peace-building is neither a noble yet unrealistic aspiration nor an unsolvable puzzle. Creating a society free of all forms of violence and more open to the...

415 Represents!

One of the very. best. parts. of this whole Art With Impact project are the people we are meeting along the way. If you ever start feeling like people "nowadays" (I've always loved...

Israel/Palestine in a Nutshell

We here at Art With Impact understand that some issues may be convoluted and pretty tricky to maneuver, so it can feel overwhelming just getting the basic information needed just to decide where...

Nonviolence and Peace – Part 6 of 6

Author’s Note: these are my personal reflections; the content here represents only my own views and opinions and not necessarily those of Art With Impact. In this series I am reflecting on five...

Nonviolence and Peace – Part 5 of 6

Nonviolence and Peace, Part 5 of 6 Author’s Note: these are personal reflections; the content here represents my own views and opinions and not necessarily those of Art With Impact. In this series...