Arivva in Action
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Arivva Facilitates Community Hope in Parkland Through After-School Arts
Students and instructors share what they loved about the Ceramics and Digital Video classes in the 2019 summer pilot program.
Area 52: Just Slightly Cooler than Area 51
This is the final student production from summer 2019, filmed, edited and produced entirely on smart phones.
Arivva Summer Art Academy 2018
Highlights from our first pilot project in visual arts.
Manchester Bidwell: Half a Century of Making People Whole
The story of Manchester Bidwell and the philosophy that drives Arivva, as narrated by founder Bill Strickland.
Arivva’s 2016 Feasibility Study
The National Center for Arts & Technology only works with interested communities by their invitation. Prior to beginning Arivva’s feasibility study, local community leaders approached NCAT about replicating the Manchester Bidwell Education Model in Pierce County.
This is NCAT’s report.
Arivva is a place of hope and opportunity.
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Starting May 11, 2020, our incredible visual arts teachers will begin piloting our Digital Photography class – our way of staying connected and supporting our students. Learn more here.
These are tough times filled with COVID-19 disruptions. At Arivva, like our colleagues at WMCAT, we don’t have a “how-to” document for alternative solutions. But someday, when social distancing is behind us, we will be ready. Read more about “falling in love with the...
Arivva’s Executive Director, Dr. Dan Bissonnette, attended the NETWORX Annual Conference In Akko Israel. The conference was attended by 16 NCAT centers around the world, all working together towards better sustainability and vision. Get the highlights here!
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Arivva is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit which incorporated in 2016 and began serving students in the summer of 2018. We are actively seeking a combination of legislatively directed funding and donations from regional foundations, businesses, and individuals to secure ample funding and establish our long term endowment.
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