At a critical age for finding and developing interests, MOCA Los Angeles offer adolescents opportunities for to develop and strengthen:
prepare for adulthood
create avenues for lifelong learning
FORMAT APPLICATION AND INTERVIEW PAID WORK AND LEARN INTERNSHIP WEEKLY MEETINGS MEET AND WORK WITH MUSEUM STAFF PLAN EVENTS/FIELD TRIPS LEARN AND MAKE CONTEMPORARY ART WORK WITH EXHIBITING ARTIST ARTISTIC TECHNIQUES ARE LESS IMPORTANT THAN THE POTENTIAL TO BOTH BENEFIT AND CONTRIBUTE TO THE PROJECTS, DISCUSSIONS, AND SOCIAL FABRIC OF THE GROUP
How have we been able to sustain the MAP in the last 18 years?
4.1 Million people living in the city of Los Angeles
29% Youth under 19 years of age ( 43% born outside the U.S.)
The Gross Product of L.A. County is 18 among world’s countries. (2007)
High School Drop-Outs (U.S. Department of Labor 2007):
18-65 years old with-out a diploma earn $24,000 ( 31 Euros)
with high school diploma GED earn $40,000 ( 52 Euros)
25 years or older report being in worst health
High percentages of the nation’s prison and death row inmates
2010-2011 MAP AT A GLANCE 13 different high schools 3 Unified School Districts 9 Cities 4 LA Districts represented 1,3,4,7 3 Private schools 14 Public schools 1 Continuation School 4 juniors 13 seniors 11 girls 6 boys
ARE WE ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS? I NSTITUTIONAL Mission and Vision Internal Marketing Development Identity Cross Promotion FURURE?
ARE WE ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS? PERSONAL Advocate inside and outside of institution Increase visibility through ongoing marketing Professional Development Network Mentor Fun FURURE?
“ ARE WE ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS” PROGRAM Take risks Advocacy Identity Self-assessment Alumni Association FURURE?
“ ARE WE ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS” TEENS ( Best resource) Checking-in What they like? What works? Life after high school? FURURE?
MAP, and its relationship with a culturally diverse community setting, is one of the most effective ways of supporting the vitality of student artists and the gifts they have to offer. In addition, MAP acknowledges and values the individual efforts of promising student artists and citizens.“ Fabrizio Flores