IMPORTANT NEWS

TRANSIT ARTS is offering a combination of FREE virtual and small group onsite programs for ages 12-22 as we stay safe during COVID-19. 

Onsite programs require pre-registration and include: Black Girls Glow, Visual Arts Studio, Music Production Studio, and Music Jam Session. We will include onsite dance when it's safe.

Zoom sessions include: Hip Hop Dance with BHB, Art with Richard Duarte Brown & Malik Carrington, Poetry with Barbara Fant, and monthly Open Mics. Save the date for our December 15th Open Mic/Holiday Celebration! 

Please check out our videos on YouTube for workshops and special activities for different age groups. Be sure to subscribe so you can get updates. Follow us on our Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and TikTok pages and let us know if you would like an invitation to a Zoom workshop. You can call us at (614) 732-0198. Please leave a message and we'll call you back ASAP.

If your family has needs during this challenging time please contact Central Community House at 614-252-3157.

 

 

Support TRANSIT ARTS Youth Arts Programs here: 

Donate to CENTRAL COMMUNITY HOUSE OF COLUMBUS INC. and add a note in the "add a dedication" section stating that you wish to support TRANSIT ARTS with your donation.

Are you ready to move forward?

EXPRESS YOURSELF!! Work with master artists/materials/equipment. Be inspired by performances & art exhibits. Create your own work & showcase it to the world. Build some major, life-long, skills to launch your career.

DANCE! Write! Draw! Rap! Paint! Drum! Beatbox! Sing! Produce Music! Learn the business!

What can you do here?   

~ Join a weekly online workshop in hip hop dance, music, visual arts & writing 

~ Come to our Open Studio with access to equipment & supplies (pre-registration required!) 

~ Perform & exhibit your artwork throughout Columbus & other cities 

~ Check us out at Zoom and Facebook livestream Open Mics for all ages every 3rd Tuesday of the month 

~ Learn how to be an entrepreneur, promote, & earn income with your artistic skills  

~ More...

Zoom Programs for Ages 12-21!

Tuesdays 

6-7 pm - Hip Hop Dance w/BHB

6-7:30 pm - Songwriting Workshop with Sonji Travis. 

Except --- every 3rd Tuesday ---when we join together for an all-ages Zoom Open Mic from 6:30-8 pm.

Thursdays 

4-6 pm - Art with Duarte, Malik and Kat 

6-6:30 pm - POETRY with Barbara Fant (participants will receive writing prompts each week before the workshop)

 

Please scroll down or click here for our full TRANSIT ARTS Program Calendar 

DANCE! Write! Draw! Rap! Paint! Drum! Beatbox! Sing! Produce Music! Learn the business! 

Reach Your Full Potential with TRANSIT ARTS...Artists on the Move...

TRANSIT ARTS is a citywide youth arts program (ages 12-21) of Central Community House

What can you do here?  

~ Check us out at Open Mics for all ages every 3rd Tuesday of the month

~ Join a weekly workshop in hip hop dance, music, visual arts & writing

~ Come to our Open Studio with access to equipment & supplies (when we can do this safely again)

~ Perform & exhibit your artwork throughout Columbus & other cities (when we can do this safely again)

~ Learn how to be an entrepreneur, promote, & earn income with your artistic skills 

~ More...

TRANSIT ARTS workshops and events are FREE for registered youth thanks to our generous funders.

Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see our schedule on our Google Calendar.

Click HERE for more videos.

 

For artists ages 12 & 21! EXPRESS YOURSELF!! Work with master artists/materials/equipment. Be inspired by performances & art exhibits. Create your own work & showcase it with the world. Build some major, life-long, skills to launch your career.

TRANSIT ARTS is a program of Central Community House, 1150 East Main Street, Columbus, OH 43205. Call us at 614-732-0198.

 

 

 
 
Check out Central's 2018-19 Impact Report.
 
Impact Report

 

 

 

Transit Arts Forms

Membership/Permission Forms These forms contain our membership and permission forms. These allow us to have medical and parental/guardian information in case of an emergency as well as permission for performing at events. The SEL/DESSA & Learning Circle permission forms allow us to show the social emotional growth of our students and help us support their school success. All information shared is confidential. 1.05 MB
Pre Post Assessment Form This form helps us track the artistic and personal development of our participants. 89.2 KB
Creative Dream Form A great way to give us a understanding of how we can help you pursue your dreams and/or explore new opportunities. 92.3 KB