Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts is a not-for-profit philanthropic organization designed to provide arts incubation and promotional services to local and international artists of all ages and mediums, as well as encourage and support at-risk youth artists by providing them with opportunities to channel their creativity in a positive direction, for the purpose of establishing and sustaining a peaceful and prosperous way of life.
Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts provides group and private instructional classes in art (drawing, painting, clay, interior and fashion design & illustration, graphic design, and art crafts); music (guitar, bass, cello, violin, piano, saxophone, trombone, trumpet, and drums; music production, DJ, and engineering, & music business); performing arts (theater, makeup, and set, stage, & prop design); film (production and technique); writing (poetry and written word development, publishing, and grant writing assistance); fashion (modeling and consulting); dance (step team coaching for team performances and competitions, hip-hop, tap, ballet, jazz, modern, and salsa). Also offered are:
Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts also offers various specialized arts-based programs that combine innovative ideas with career artists. These specialized programs, such as ArtMoves, Production, and Home Staging are designed to provide artists with employment income opportunities, as well as raise proceeds for at-risk and hard-of-hearing youth and adults.
In addition to the many services provided, Youth of Nations also maintains creative arts venues,
ART On The EDGE,
which offers art showroom, music and theatre performance, arts lessons, styling and design in body makeup, theatrical makeup, and hair artistry for special events, film, stage, and photography productions.
St. Paul St.,
St. Ctharines, ON.
Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts sponsors artists and events throughout the year to help promote artists and support their creative goal objectives.
Youth of Nations is thrilled to announce that a new
Art On the EDGE
fine and performing arts venue will be opening in Crystal Beach, Ontario!!!
We will be working hard all winter to transform this 6,000 sq ft indoor space into a eclectic visual and audio wonderland to be ready for all summer visitors and cottage guests!!!! Our newest location will be opening on the Lake Erie Rd beach strip, across from the beach entrance, and will also feature a 3,000 sq ft outside lounge area with performance stage and patio seating!!!!
See you there!!! ;-)
Youth of Nations
is excited about all of the great events planned for this fall and season!!
With or new locations in
St. Catahrines, Ontario
we are in the midst of planning several exciting art and music events in conjunction with the
Niagara Arts and Music Centre
Brock University's Fine and Performing Arts Centre!!!!!
YOUTH of NATIONS
is also thrilled to be hosting several shows this fall, in Southern Ontario, featuring the newly signed and touring band, from
In conjunction with
Youth of Nations' international network, of more than 2000 and growing, fine and performing artists, we are together creating an arts bridge connecting North and South horizons and, in the process creating the continent's newest and most progressive arts movement-- the 21st century renaissance!!!!
Stop by our live performance venues and art showrooms, EDGE on Queen Street, in Niagara Falls, and EDGE on St. Paul Street, in St. Catharines, or call to arrange a private viewing at
Youth of Nations
would like to thank everyone who joined us at Art On the EDGE in Fort Lauderdale, for the show on July 19th, which featured very special music performance by
with musician/artist Gregory McLaughlin
and the legendary
along with several other great bands, music artists, and the divine poet Cinigma
(aka Rosalia Curbelo)!!!
We also want to thank everyone who to join us for brunch at Art On the EDGE the Sunday morning after the show!!! :-)
to everyone who joined us on
ART On the EDGE
19 N. Ave of the Arts
Fort Lauderdale, FL.
as we joined Don Shearer's show next door at [of] art and furniture and at Studio Kanter. Art on the Edge showcased new and never seen before artwork by Gregory McLaughlin and hosted an open jam session with Dale Bearey and Painted Jezebel!!
YOUTH of NATIONS
Ave of the Arts
in collaboration with
This daytime monthly event takes place the last Saturday of every month from 11:00 am-6:00pm to coincide with the FAT Art Village artwalk from 7:00pm-11:00pm. Join us on the Ave of the Arts between NW 1st and 2nd Streets, in support of the Arts and in support of the Revitalization of Fort Lauderdale's Most Progressive Arts and Midtown Districts!!
Thank you to ALL who joined us at
Which featured Blacklight Artwork, Live Music, Open Mic, Spoken Word, and much more
Studio Kanter Gallery
ART On The Edge
Join Youth of Nations every Tuesday morning at
ART On The EDGE
Morning Music Breakfast Meetup,
with free continental breakfast and Starbucks coffee, and featuring the music of local talented singer/songwriters!!
Youth of Nations at the HARD ROCK Hotel and Casino!!
Youth of Nations is proud to be co-hosting this very special event at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on DATE TBA, with spoken word performance by
music performances by
20 DA R TIST
(accompanied on electric cello by Evana Marie)
4 course dinner,
hor dourves, &
3-hour all-you-can-drink open bar!
Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts will also be hosting many events throughout the year with the grand opening of
YOUTH of NATIONS'
New Blacklight Art Gallery & Live Music Venue
ART On The EDGE
19 N. Ave of the Arts
Fort Lauderdale, FL. 33311
Stay tuned for announcements about Youth of Nations' all-ages "Over Y.O.N.der" Art & Music Showcase Events!!
Youth & Adult Residential Arts Programs
Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts also collaborates with programs designed to help teenagers and adults working through troubled times and is proud to be working with local Rehabilitation Programs in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Director Nolan works directly with the individuals in these programs and finds that inspite of the difficult times they are experiencing at the moment, their creativity and imaginations still shine bright and brilliant through their engagement in artistic pursuits.
Youth of Nations is thrilled to announce that a new Art On the EDGE fine and performing arts venue will be opening in Crystal Beach, Ontario!!! We will be working hard all winter to transform this 6,000 sq ft indoor space into a eclectic visual and audio wonderland to be ready for all summer visitors and cottage guests!!!! Our newest location will be opening on the Lake Erie Rd beach strip, across from the beach entrance, and will also feature a 3,000 sq ft outside lounge area with performance stage and patio seating!!!! with Evana MarieJeannine Peters Michael D Axel
See you there!!!