Studio Institute–Newark
Discovery-based learning. Programs for students, pre-K through college.
Customized visual arts programming and professional development.


Serving Early Head Start and Head Start Programs in Newark

In collaboration with local partner, La Casa de Don Pedro, and with funding from the Turrell Fund, Studio continues to support our Creative Start program in Newark at eight Head Start sites: three Early Head Start programs serving children from 1-1/2 to 3-years of age, and five Head Start programs serving children from age 3 to 4-1/2.

A young La Casa artist explores color in an online painting class for families.

Part-Time Paid Opportunities

Studio artists work with children and young people at daycare and early learning centers, libraries, or in after-school programs, playing a key role in fostering family and community engagement. We are now reviewing applications for part-time opportunities in Newark this fall. Apply now to join a community of artists. Learn more.


Studio Artist Instructor, Angel Fosuhene, with students from Althea Gibson Academy, East Orange School District