Annual Reports



The Morning Blend TMJ4, June 2018


Milwaukee Independent, June 2018

Milwaukee Nonprofit brings Art to Underserved Neighborhoods  

Wisconsin Public Radio, March 2018

Artists Working in Education Celebrates 20 years, February 2018

AWE provides opportunity for student artists to ‘feel successful and connected’

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, February 2018

“‘Artists Working in Education’ team up with students to paint new life into Milwaukee properties”

Fox 6 News, July 2017

The case for recess: Why the most fun part of the school day is one of the most important”

Metro Parent Magazine, July 2017

“Make art at Milwaukee playgrounds: Artists Working in Education mobile art studio”
Metro Parent Magazine, June 2017

“Social change movements must be built from bottom-up, researcher says”
Milwaukee NNS, May 2017

“Catalyzing Change”
Greater Together, Spring 2017

“AWE youth display design concepts for public art”
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, March 24, 2017

Washington Park Teens Explain “Hidden Identity of the Hijab” in Animated Video
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, May 31, 2016

Two New Playgrounds Opening
Urban Milwaukee, May 24, 2016

MKE Plays Program Receives National Grant to Help Renovate City Playgrounds
CBS 58 Milwaukee, May 14,  2016

Ever Heard of the Artists Working in Education “Truck Studio”? Take a Look.
Fox 6 Milwaukee, April 26, 2016


Intersection Repair: Painting Positive Neighborhoods

Wisconsin Bike Federation Magazine, September 2015


Metroparent Magazine, September 2015

The Spirit of the Drift Bench

Urban Milwaukee, September 15, 2015

Moody Park opening celebration August 20, 2015

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, July 30, 2015

Intersection mural aims to slow traffic, beautify community

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, July 21, 2015

Neighborhood youth create Superhero Hide out for the neighborhood

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, July 9, 2015

Borchert Field C.A.R.E.S. creates master plan

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, July 8, 2015

Jackson second-graders talk with Ugandan students about bullying

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, June 8, 2015


Students create intersection mural for their neighborhood and learn civic engagement

Urban Milwaukee, May 28, 2015

Student sculpture garden combines science, art

Urban Milwaukee, May 15, 2015

AWE School Studio Program at Academy of Accelerated Learning merges science, art

Urban Milwaukee, April 3, 2015

Silver City students go door to door seeking support for outdoor mural

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, December 1, 2014

Diverse music brings together diverse audience at Silver City concert series

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, July 14, 2014

Truck Studio delivers art to kids in parks

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, July 24, 2013

With fewer MPS art programs, nonprofit entities look to fill void

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, March 11, 2013

Students explore arts careers through internships

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, August 16, 2012

AWE’s Satellite Studio Activates Pocket Park

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, August 8, 2012

Satellite Studio brings kids and arts to neighborhood parks

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, July 19, 2012

Creativity on wheels brings art, fun to kids

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 2011

Looking To Bag Some Bugs

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 2010

Summer internships bring MPS and art organizations together

ThirdCoast Digest, March 23, 2010

Cleanup crews reign in Washington Park

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, April 2009

Vans take on brush hour with kids

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 2008

Students, artists team up on Meraviglioso mural, May 24, 2008

Exposing Children to their Inner Geniuses

Aqui!, January 2008

Seeing Outside the Lines

Wisconsin Women, September 2007