What began as a unique approach to prevent vandalism in southeastern San Diego is now one of the country’s most innovative youth art programs. Writerz Blok is about education, opportunity, and leadership through programs in muralism, screen printing, urban art, and disc jockey training.
Writerz Blok shared Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation's post.February 18th, 2018 at 2:40am
Thank you to everyone who has contributed in any way to Writerz Blok over the years! We are looking forward to enriching and redeveloping the facility with community-informed participation.
Writerz Blok shared Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation's event.February 18th, 2018 at 2:40am
Back for a second year! The Poets & Painters Spoken Word, Music & Graffiti Art Festival brings an awesome lineup of poets, performers, and artists to the stage, including Gill SOTU, The Lyrical Groove, The Filharmonic, Dyse One, and our own talented Writerz Blok graff artists Jose Venegas and Sergio Gonzalez. FREE!
We are currently recruiting youth from ages 18-24 for our Creative Industries Program! It is a workforce development program focused on graphic design training. You must live in the city of San Diego and be Low-Med income level to be eligible to participate. If you or anyone you know is interested please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Our deadline to apply has been extended. We will be starting Mon Feb 27.