Program Coordinator/Lead Educator/Teaching Artist
Michael Shawn Cordero has been a Teaching artist with Urban Arts Partnership(UAP) since January of 2008 bringing his professional experience as designer and artist of over 8 years.
With a creative career in Graphic Design, Video Production, Photography, Web Development & Screen-printing, Michael has designed and coordinated numerous youth based art programs at UAP and is a creative agitator who believes in growing community first through education, social equity and culture. His youth’s award-winning work has been featured in numerous film festivals and youth media conferences. He has launched several successful arts, community and media based businesses. His work has impacted communities in New York, California, Cuba, Vieques, Mexico, Guatemala and Colombia.