NEWS: Adobe Youth Voices

Adobe Youth Voices trains and supports a community of educators to use technology in their classrooms, empowering students to become media makers and active global citizens.

Academy Summer Institute 2014 kicks off!

Our 2014 Academy Summer Institute kicked off last week to start a 4 week artistic intensive program. High School students from throughout New York City come the Academy at Urban Arts Partnership during the month of July to push their […]


[one_third]This past June 2, Artistic Board members-Rosie Perez (Artistic Board Chair), Diane Neal (Law and Order: SVU) and Dres (Black Sheep) helped host AYV (Adobe Youth Voices) Live! at the SVA theater. 

Stringer Joins UAP to Celebrate Student Accomplishment Through the Arts

This year marks the 9th annual Urban Arts Festival, a week-long celebration of culminating events for students in Urban Arts Partnership (UAP) schools. On June 2, from 6:30pm-8:30pm, Artistic Board members-Rosie Perez (Artistic Board Chair), Diane Neal (Law and Order: […]

10 UAP Projects Make It to the Final round of the AYV Awards!

The Academy at Urban Arts Partnership has 10 finalists for the AYV Awards! To vote for your favorite media pieces, simply click the “Vote” button. Your votes will decide which lucky winners worldwide will receive Adobe software, hardware, a Creative Cloud membership and a […]

Media Mash Up Week!

What is “spring break”?  At The Academy, there is never such thing as a break as our students continue to put in that extra work to hone and refine their crafts. Yes, the commitment is extremely real. April 14th through the 18th saw […]

Photo of the Week – January 20, 2012

Last week, the Redwood City Peapod Adobe Youth Voices Academy hosted the entire Peapod Adobe Youth Voices Academy network for a productive and fun-filled program training. Urban Arts Partnership Academy teaching artists and coordinators attended the intensive, three-day hands-on training for experienced artist […]

In My Shoes: Human Rights Watch

In My Shoes has been receiving accolades for its power to inspire action. Clevins Browne, Zanetta King and Olivia McClendon were honored to represent In My Shoes at Human Rights Watch International Film Festival’s 2nd Annual Youth Producing Change, an […]