MNA Receives Diversity and Inclusion Award

Made New Arts received the 2018 “Diversity and Inclusion Award.” The award, given by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, has afforded the program the opportunity to purchase new art supplies for children in the foster community.  Made New Arts, created and run by fine artist and IFAF board member Hilary White, provides art classes to

Made New Arts Gallery Show

Made New Artist Brittany with her artwork The Made New Arts Initiative held it's first gallery show at Gallery Protocol in Gainesville Florida on June 9th.  All of the work was created by you in the Ignite Refuge shelter, as well as young men in the Alachua County Juvenile Detention.  Hilary White, fine artist, founder, and

Made New Arts at Gallery Protocol June 9th

Made New Arts will be having its first exhibition at Gallery Protocol in Gainesville, Florida on Friday, June 9th.  Artist Hilary White started the program in February to offer a positive, creative outlet to children in the Ignite Refuge shelter in Gainesville.  After one of the youths returned to juvenile detention, White expanded to the

Made New Arts Expands to Juvenile Detention Facility with Plans for Further Resources

IFAF artist and board member Hilary White started Made New Arts (MNA) at Ignite Refuge in February of this year.  Ignite Refuge in Gainesville, FL provides housing and activities for children who are in foster care.  White felt that there was a need for the youth to process their experiences.  The shelter provided a space

Made New Arts, IFAF Artist Hilary White Fosters Positive Creative Expression

International Fine Art Fund artist and Board member Hilary White has partnered with Ignite Refuge and Partnership for Strong Families to create the Made New Arts Program.  The program provides creative expression for children in the foster care system.  Classes are taught by local artists and supplies come from donations.   White, who is based