Youth Art and Media Works is a non-profit research, development, and transmedia company that cultivates courage, creative thinking and conversation in ‘tween boys and girls.

Through collaboration, mentoring and community engagement we help kids help themselves by creating story-based art and media that explores all aspects of their lives.


To gain a child’s perspective into contemporary life and use this insight to create compelling art and media that will help them grow into emotionally healthy adults.

To provide positive solutions to bullying and other life challenges from the kid’s point of view.

To help kids see themselves as powerful in creating change.


Youth Art and Media Works is dedicated to helping young people through community engagement, academic research, activism, data and information gathering, and education.