Arts and Social Change

Discover the arts of another culture during a high school summer abroad.

Develop your creativity and hone your artistic talents in an inspiring new surrounding abroad. Learn about art history in the context of a particular country and explore the relationship between art, politics, and society in different historical periods. Discover how art has been utilized in social movements and social change. While engaging with different art forms relevant to your host country, learn under the mentorship of local professional artists, musicians, and educators.

Arts you may explore on your program include photojournalism, painting, photography, anime and manga, poetry, and music.

Argentina: Photojournalism and Social Change
Argentina: Photojournalism and Social Change

Develop your photography skills and practice your Spanish as you explore Argentine society and social issues during a summer abroad..

France: Painting and Photography in Paris and Provence
France: Painting and Photography in Paris and Provence

Develop your creative talents while experiencing France’s artistic sites and heritage on this summer abroad program for high school students.

Japan: Japanimation--Anime and Manga
Japan: Japanimation--Anime and Manga

Experience contemporary Japanese art forms on an immersive summer abroad program for high school students.

Nicaragua and Cuba: Arts and Social Change
Nicaragua and Cuba: Arts and Social Change

Experience the arts and cultures of Nicaragua and Cuba through a comparative lens on a summer abroad program for high school students.