My Story, Many Stories

American Arts Incubator — Colombia, entitled “Laboratorio en las Fronteras,” brought together a group of 28 visual artists, filmmakers, creative producers, musicians, educators, and social advocates to explore migration and identity in the context of the Colombia/Venezuela border crisis. Just as I was about to begin a journey to Barranquilla to lead the lab in person, the world went on lockdown…

Unpacking AI Through Virtual Exchange

I was really looking forward to spending time in Kyiv, Ukraine this past April, but instead my exchange turned into the COVID-19 pandemic exchange. With great assistance from ZERO1, I pivoted in the short space of two weeks to a fully online experience. . It was also fortunate that my incubator topic was art and artificial intelligence, which meant…

Lima 2100: Collective Resilience through Adaptive Urbanism

The recent global pandemic has disrupted all of our lives, while highlighting a myriad of “wicked problems” facing cities. In just a matter of months, cities look and feel different. For many, we are looking at them out our window or within the small perimeter in our neighborhood. The isolation during shelter-in-place has shed light on…

My Story, Many Stories

My Story, Many Stories

American Arts Incubator — Colombia, entitled “Laboratorio en las Fronteras,” brought together a group of 28 visual artists, filmmakers, creative producers, musicians, educators, and social advocates to explore migration and identity in the context of the Colombia/Venezuela border crisis. Just as I was about to begin a journey to Barranquilla to lead the lab in person, the world went on lockdown…

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Unpacking AI Through Virtual Exchange

Unpacking AI Through Virtual Exchange

I was really looking forward to spending time in Kyiv, Ukraine this past April, but instead my exchange turned into the COVID-19 pandemic exchange. With great assistance from ZERO1, I pivoted in the short space of two weeks to a fully online experience. . It was also fortunate that my incubator topic was art and artificial intelligence, which meant…

read more
Lima 2100: Collective Resilience through Adaptive Urbanism

Lima 2100: Collective Resilience through Adaptive Urbanism

The recent global pandemic has disrupted all of our lives, while highlighting a myriad of “wicked problems” facing cities. In just a matter of months, cities look and feel different. For many, we are looking at them out our window or within the small perimeter in our neighborhood. The isolation during shelter-in-place has shed light on…

read more

About American Arts Incubator

American Arts Incubator (AAI) is a creative exchange program that utilizes community-driven digital and new media art projects to instigate dialogue, build communities, bolster local economies, and further social innovation. Each incubator addresses a relevant social or environmental challenge such as economic equity, youth empowerment, gender equality, and environmental health.

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Title Address Description
American Arts Incubator
San Francisco, CA, USA

San Francisco Headquarters

Otavalo, Ecuador
Otavalo, Ekvádor

Exchange Location

Alexandria, Egypt
Alexandrie, Egypt

Exchange Location

Kochi, India
Kóčin, Kérala, Indie

Exchange Location

Casablanca, Morocco
Casablanca, Maroko

Exchange Location

Warsaw, Poland
Varšava, Polsko

Exchange Location

Kyiv, Ukraine
Kyjev, Ukrajina, 02000

Exchange Location (2018) 
Exchange Location (2020)

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phnom Penh, Kambodža

Exchange Location

Medellín, Colombia
Medellín, Antioquia, Kolumbie

Exchange Location

Guatemala City, Guatemala
Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala

Exchange Location

Moscow, Russia
Moskva, Rusko

Exchange Location

Bangkok, Thailand
Bangkok, Thajsko

Exchange Location

Wuhan, China
Wu-chan, Chu-pej, Čína

Exchange Location

Dunedin, New Zealand
Dunedin, Nový Zéland

Exchange Location

Dumaguete, Philippines
Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Filipíny

Exchange Location

Hanoi, Vietnam
Hanoj, Hoàn Kiếm, Hanoi, Vietnam

Exchange Location

Vientiane, Laos
Vientiane, Laos

Exchange Location

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Ulánbátar, Mongolsko

Exchange Location

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Port Moresby, Papua-Nová Guinea

Exchange Location

Bacolod, Philippines
Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Filipíny

Exchange Location

Pachuca, Mexico
Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo, Mexiko

Exchange Location

Kathmandu, Nepal
Káthmándú 44600, Nepál

Exchange Location

Durban, South Africa
Durban, Jihoafrická republika

Exchange Location

Gwangju, South Korea
Kwangju, Korejská republika

Exchange Location

Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul, Turecko

Exchange Location

Linz, Austria
Linz, Austria

Exchange Location

Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil

Exchange Location

Barranquilla, Colombia
Barranquilla, Atlantico, Colombia

Exchange Location

Pristina, Kosovo
Prishtina

Exchange Location

Lima, Peru
Lima, Peru

Exchange Location

Title Address Description
American Arts Incubator
San Francisco, CA, USA

San Francisco Headquarters

Otavalo, Ecuador
Otavalo, Ekvádor

Exchange Location

Alexandria, Egypt
Alexandrie, Egypt

Exchange Location

Kochi, India
Kóčin, Kérala, Indie

Exchange Location

Casablanca, Morocco
Casablanca, Maroko

Exchange Location

Warsaw, Poland
Varšava, Polsko

Exchange Location

Kyiv, Ukraine
Kyjev, Ukrajina, 02000

Exchange Location

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phnom Penh, Kambodža

Exchange Location

Medellín, Colombia
Medellín, Antioquia, Kolumbie

Exchange Location

Guatemala City, Guatemala
Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala

Exchange Location

Moscow, Russia
Moskva, Rusko

Exchange Location

Bangkok, Thailand
Bangkok, Thajsko

Exchange Location

Wuhan, China
Wu-chan, Chu-pej, Čína

Exchange Location

Dunedin, New Zealand
Dunedin, Nový Zéland

Exchange Location

Dumaguete, Philippines
Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Filipíny

Exchange Location

Hanoi, Vietnam
Hanoj, Hoàn Kiếm, Hanoi, Vietnam

Exchange Location

Vientiane, Laos
Vientiane, Laos

Exchange Location

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Ulánbátar, Mongolsko

Exchange Location

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Port Moresby, Papua-Nová Guinea

Exchange Location

Bacolod, Philippines
Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Filipíny

Exchange Location

Pachuca, Mexico
Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo, Mexiko

Exchange Location

Kathmandu, Nepal
Káthmándú 44600, Nepál

Exchange Location

Durban, South Africa
Durban, Jihoafrická republika

Exchange Location

Gwangju, South Korea
Kwangju, Korejská republika

Exchange Location

Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul, Turecko

Exchange Location

Linz, Austria
Linz, Austria

Exchange Location

Social Challenges Our Artists Address

American Arts Incubator is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs developed in partnership with ZERO1.

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