YAYA’s mission is to empower creative young people to become successful adults. We provide educational experiences in the arts and entrepreneurship to New Orleans-area children and youth, fostering and supporting their individual ambitions.

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YAYA Glass Studio Manager

February 2017

YAYA seeks a creative and energetic manager and technician for the public access glass studio at the YAYA Arts Center in Central City, New Orleans.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about our mission to provide arts education to creative young people, as well as building the profile of the glass studio and bringing new audiences to YAYA. We are looking for someone who is equally excited about glass education, glassmaking, and managing and promoting the studio.

Click here to learn more and how to apply!

Glass Demo & Open House

YAYA regularly hosts glass making demonstrations at the YAYA Arts Center
. Keep an eye out for upcoming demos by following us on Facebook, or by signing up for our newsletter (see the column to the right). Help support our free, community arts programming by participating in our Goblet Grab! Take home a custom glass or ceramic cup made in house for only $25 and enjoy FREE drinks for the night! (Sponsored by NOLA Brewing)

This event is FREE and open to all ages. Must be 21+ to drink.

YAYA’s next scheduled demo: TBD

Guest Artists: TBD

Community Arts


Registration is open for Community Arts Mondays! YAYA hosts this FREE weekly art-making workshop for Central City youth between the ages of 5-12. Call YAYA at 504.529.3306, or stop by the YAYA Arts Center at 3322 LaSalle Street for more information. You can download the application by clicking on the button below. Please email the completed application to nemesis@yayainc.com, or drop it off at the Arts Center, Monday-Friday 10am-5pm. Spaces are limited, so register your child today!


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