order to combat the decline of arts education in New Orleans
public schools, as well as the other ills facing at-risk
children in the city, artist Allison Stewart and
lawyer/artist Campbell Hutchinson have organized KID
smART is a 501.c.3
organization created to teach under-served children positive
life skills through hands-on arts activities.
By introducing children to the visual arts, KID smART
provides a safe, nurturing place for them to learn valuable
skills that will make them more successful in all walks of
life: discipline, self respect, teamwork, creative problem
solving and pride of accomplishment.
by Sara Essex Photography