M-F: 8:00a - 5:00p
One East Main Street
Mesa, Arizona 85201
The mission of the Mesa Arts Center is to inspire people through engaging arts experiences that are diverse, accessible, and relevant.Through our vibrant education and outreach programs, unique and high quality opportunities are accessed by people of all ages.
Our education and outreach programs continue to weave the Center’s artists and cultural experiences into the lives of the community. The experiences we provide enrich cultural understanding that strengthens communities, provide personal engagement with the arts and are delivered through a series of partnerships with community organizations, schools and entities.
The Mesa Arts Center education and outreach programs:
- Weave the Center’s artists and cultural experiences into the lives of the community
- Enrich cultural understanding
- Provide personal engagement with the arts
- Partner with artists, community organizations, schools and entities
Ways to Engage: As the Mesa Arts Center continues to expand its outreach into the community; we want you to contact us with your ideas, projects and partnership ideas! Contact Mandy Buscas, Arts Education Outreach Coordinator at 480-644-6609, or firstname.lastname@example.org
Last season, Mesa Arts Center captivated the imaginations of over 39,604 students throughout the valley in over 197 schools.
34 Teaching Artists have continuously supported the creation of culturally diverse outreach programs which enabled the MAC to engage with over 53,920 lifelong learners.
“I lost my fear of "doing art" and my fear of not being as good as others in the class.” 88 year old, Creative Aging Participant.
“Participating in the Basic Arts program, I saw students realize they could make a choice that was different from their peers without judgment.” Lowell Elementary School Teacher