CENTRO ABIERTO SANTA ADRIANA
May 2015 – November 2015
Centro Abierto Santa Adriana (Open Center of Saint Adriana), located in Santiago, Chile, is a community center in a neighborhood afflicted by poverty and economic instability. It started as a center for mothers to have a safe space and receive various training and workshops. Today, the Center is used daily by more than 100 mothers, seniors, and children at social risk between 5 and 17 years old.
Winsor Kinkade implemented an art program at Santa Adriana that ran May 2015-November 2015. Winsor worked as an art teacher for students ages 6-14 giving instruction through various art mediums on the fundamentals of art and design.
The art program provided instruction for 2 classes weekly, averaging 20 students per class. It included instruction through various art mediums on the fundamentals of art and design such as color theory, pattern, balance, contrast, unity, value, texture. Winsor expanded and encouraged the students’ passion for art, and supported them as they explored their individual self-acceptance and creative expression.