coLAB Arts’ vision is to create more livable, sustainable, and exciting environments through art.


coLAB Arts engages artists, social advocates, and communities to create transformative new work.

coLAB Arts facilitates creative conversation through innovative programs and artist infrastructure, connects artists with community partners and mentors, and executes productions that challenge perceptions and inspire action.


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Comic in a Day

24-hour period where creative teams will create original comics based on the theme #LikeAGirl culminating in a live gallery performance event.

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Our strength rests in the incredible network of artists, activists, collaborators, and board members.

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What WE DO


We do a lot. Here is a complete listing of our regular programs and long term projects.

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Why We Do It


Find out about our organization, mission, vision and our commitment to our community

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Become a Collaborator, propose a project, or make a donation. Find out where you fit

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October - December 2015

A Note on How We Work

coLAB regularly chooses a theme or topic to guide our programs. Each curator decides how this theme will be explored. These conversations develop relationships between artists and communities, and generate some of our best ideas for long term arts projects.

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Last year the #LikeAGirl campaign launched a new wave of mass media response. This Fall we are committing to exploring the identity of girl and womanhood in contemporary culture. We are asking questions about how society, advertising, education, and family play out in societal perceptions of sex. 




coLAB Arts Gives Storytellers a Stage with ‘The Vom’ 

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