Turn Around Projects of the Arts is a not-for-profit organization that creates and maintains integrated arts projects, which promote reciprocal exchange in order to impact and strengthen communities. At the root of TAP's conviction is the firm belief that the arts are essential to human development and provide unique opportunities to engage, question and confront complex issues in our world. Music, creative writing, dance, theatre, visual art, culinary arts and photography are used to empower participants. We encourage all to find their identity as artists, educators and leaders. To date, TAP has executed 13 programs in four countries (Jamaica, Japan, Canada, India) with over 900 participants from around the world.
The past couple weeks in Portland, Jamaica to launch the fifth year of the Turn Around Project of the Arts have been a thrill. The Canadian and Jamaican 2012 Crew of facilitators this year has put so much time and[…]
December 15, 2011: We made it!
Wow… It is so hard to concentrate here to write a blog, and I can’t even begin to express my thoughts right now. It’s pretty overwhelming… but I’ll give it a try.