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.

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Nonviolence and Peace – Part 1 of 6

Nonviolence and Peace Author’s Note: these are personal reflections; the views here reflect only my own views and opinions and not necessarily those of Art With Impact. Since I started actively learning about...

You want me to do what?

I think, for me, both the biggest motivation AND hindrance for wanting to get more involved with a cause or issue is the actual getting involved part.  Who doesn’t want to save baby...

A Better Story for Everyone

Adversity – There are few things in our life that change us so much as the times when we are challenged. When all of the little problems no longer have their same hold...

Why Art Will Change the World

Why Art Will Change the World By Cary McQueen Morrow Think back to 1989 and 1990 and all the headlines about artists funded through the National Endowments for the Arts. Robert Mappelthorpe, Andres...

How did it go?

Did you screen "Blood Relation" this spring? If so, tell us how it went! Art With Impact exists because socially conscious people believe in our work enough to make donations. They're not doing...

Read All about it! Our First Article!

Recently I came across this online news article about one of our Hosts, KIPCOR at Bethel University, and their involvement with Art With Impact's Underground Film Series. This was so cool – for...

Wow — you people are amazing

Friday night was epic. Thank you ALL so much for coming out and supporting Art With Impact. The food and drinks were delicious, the prizes were amazing, and most importantly the crowd was...

Get your groove on!

You’re invited! Come on out to Noma Gallery on April 15th for our first annual FUNdraiser, San Francisco Collaborates! Participate in our live video art project, sip delicious cocktails, and put your name...