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Alumni Spotlight: Dinda Nugroho

December 23, 2021

Our most recent installation of Alumni Boards at Sitar Arts Center fills our hallways with feelings of belonging and aspirations for artistic futures. This new wave of featured alumni has (Read More)

Alumni Spotlight: Selena Jackson

December 16, 2021

If you have been at Sitar recently, you have seen the new installation of vibrant poster boards highlighting some of our amazing alumni artists. Many of our Sitar alums have (Read More)

Looking Back at Camp Sitar

August 26, 2020

Camp quotes • Citas del campamento My daughter has been able to engage with the best volunteer teachers, who encourage her to be brave, creative, and who inspire freedom of (Read More)

Sitar Salon Dialogue: Artists as Entrepreneurs

June 15, 2020

Join us online, July 7th at 5 pm, for the Sitar Leadership Council’s Third Salon Dialogue: Artists as Entrepreneurs Register here: Four fireside conversations with leading artists, designers, musicians, (Read More)

Alumni Feature: Dinda Nugroho

April 10, 2020

Dinda! What can we say about Dinda, alumni extraordinaire and current Corporate and Foundations Relations Intern. Have you seen her play with the Sitar Saints Band or been met in (Read More)

Alumni Feature: Jamie & Janin

March 30, 2020

We began our Alumni Interview Series in February and are excited to bring the first interview to you below, in English and in Spanish. Jamie (Registrar and Programs Operation Manager, (Read More)

2020 ECA Meeting of Minds Institute: Artful Play

January 31, 2020

At the first event in Sitar’s 20th Anniversary year, a host of internationally known guest presenters and panelists convened with community members here at the center—sharing knowledge and discussing forward-thinking (Read More)

How Local Partnerships Support Sitar Arts Center

December 19, 2019

For many community-based nonprofits, partnerships enhance programming and provide a bridge to the working world. This model is embodied by Sitar Arts Center, WWPR’s 2018-2019 nonprofit pro bono client. Fourteen (Read More)

3 Ways Sitar’s Mural Arts Program Helps Summer Interns Develop Key Workforce Skills

June 10, 2019

Research consistently shows that when young people from low-income neighborhoods have access to affordable and creative extracurricular programs, they are more likely to experience more future professional opportunities. Sitar Arts (Read More)

Sitar’s Star Shines Bright through Saints Band

April 18, 2019

If you live in the Adams Morgan neighborhood, open your windows the evening of April 25. You may just be able to hear the Sitar Arts Center’s band – known (Read More)

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