Our mission is to amplify the voices and aspirations of the community by providing opportunities for artistic expression and personal success that engage youth and their families, revitalize physical space and preserve black heritage. We value the power of creativity as our most powerful and effective tool for catalyzing healthy and sustainable change—with, for and as neighbors to our community.

  • 15

    Art Parks and Gardens

  • 10

    Programs Buildings

  • 30

    Years Young

  • 1500

    Youth And Families Engaged

  • 600

    Volunteers

Recent News

ArtPlace-VillageTeam
Village Awarded $500K ArtPlace Grant
The Village is a thrilled to announce we are a recipient of a 2017 ArtPlaceAmerica Grant of $500,000 to build The Civic Power Studio on our North Philadelphia creative campus....December 7, 2017
Re-Entry Think Tank
People’s Paper Co-op launches Re-entry Think Tank
The People’s Paper Co-op, a social justice and advocacy initiative incubated at The Village of Arts and Humanities through the SPACES Program, is launching an inspiring new program: The Reentry...September 13, 2016