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KLRU Highlights our Program!

KLRU Highlights our Program!

We are thrilled that KLRU has featured The Arc of the Arts on their Arts in Context program.  They came to class a couple of weeks ago, filmed our classroom and conducted a few interviews of staff. This video gives a brief, but in-depth and accurate portrayal of our program and the goals we have … Continue reading

The Arc of the Arts joins Generousart.org

The Arc of the Arts joins Generousart.org

The Arc of the Arts is excited to announce that we have joined Generousart.org, a website that uniquely markets local Austin artists and allows them to give back to local non-profits.  As a listed non-profit through Generous Art, we now have the opportunity to receive funds from artist sales through the website. Artists join Generous … Continue reading

ARC Day at the Texas State Capital!

On Tuesday, April 19th, several of The Arc of the Capital Area staff members, clients and client family members visited the Texas State Capital to advocate against the purposed cuts to services for people with disabilities. We came out strong with our message. Protect the current HCS & CLASS services, support funding for low income … Continue reading

Arc of the Arts Staff in the Statesman

The Austin American-Statesman recently featured the 2010 Building Bridges event in their Glossy Parties section. Pictured are Arc of the Capital Area staff as well as our lead studio art instructor, Andrew Grimes (photo 3) and his Fiance. Also pictured at the bottom (photo 7) are three of our four fabulous Arc of the Arts … Continue reading

Ben Crenshaw Visits Arc of the Arts

“Master’s Piece” by Rodney M. Presented to Legendary Golfer, Ben Crenshaw Stephen R., Board Member Ed Clements, Alicia Baron, Marketing & Events Coordinator at The Arc of the Capital Area and Jana A. present Ben Crenshaw the original painting of the Master’s flag. Ben won the Masters in 1984 and 1995 — just days after … Continue reading

Statesman Features Arc of the Arts

Austin American-Statesman staff writer, Andrea Ball presented a lovely feature story on the Arc of the Arts Program in today’s paper! Click on the following link to see the full story… Austin American-Statesman Article We just read the article to all the clients,” said Jennifer Gildred, Art Studio Program Manager.” “I wish you could see … Continue reading