Arts and Music
(Includes sites specifically focusing on art featuring violence against women, such as plays and visual art and music.)
The Angel Band Project – we use music to promote healing, raise awareness and create positive social change for survivors of sexual violence. We accomplish this by sharing our story of finding hope and healing through music, St. Louis, MO.
Art Works for Change – partnering with leading educational and activist organizations to produce art exhibitions on such topics as social justice, human rights, gender equity, war and peace, and the environment. The current exhibition is, Off the Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art – An International Contemporary Art Exhibition, Oakland, CA.
Arte Sana (art heals) – a nonprofit agency for underserved survivors of gender and racial violence that promotes healing and empowerment through the arts and community education, Austin, TX. See Corazón Lastimado: Healing the Wounded survivor art exhibit.
Augustine, John Emil – author, musician, edutainer. Watch video of "Walk a Mile in My Shoes" and see playlist.
Center for Digital Story Telling – the mission is to promote the value of story as a means for compassionate community action. We partner with organizations around the world to develop programs which support individuals in rediscovering how to listen to each other and share first person stories. Our group process and the stories that emerge serve as effective tools for change amidst a world of technology and media overload, Berkeley, CA.
Changing Lives Youth Theatre Ensemble – a unique and exciting program that SafePlace and the Theatre Action Project created to address bullying, sexual harassment, dating violence and abuse and other social problems now, and train leaders to generate solutions for them in the future, Austin, TX.