We are excited to announce that the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry has accepted our painting “Space Walk” into their 2018 Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition. Read the essay part of the application sent in by Brothers’ Marlon R., David A., and Jeremiah G. below, and check out “Space Walk” in our Art Gallery! Essay Prompt: Explain the theory […]
My purpose is to help inspire young African American males to be the best they can be. – Brother DaQuann, Education Architect There are unique moments in the Life Pieces year when the day-to-day efforts coalesce into one beautiful display of maturity and self-expression. Education Architects and Saturday Academy’s “The Final Presentation,” on June 24th, […]
Life Pieces To Masterpieces had the honor of hosting Mohamed Aghdouai, our second Professional Fellow from the State Department-sponsored Professional Fellows Program (PFP) – North Africa and our partnership with Legacy International. Mohamed is from Gourrama in rural Morocco. He spent a month in D.C. working with Life Pieces, and has taken the skills and […]
Life Pieces To Masterpieces is proud to be the recipient of the 2017 Bridge Builder Award for Outstanding Community Partner from one of our strongest and most valued community partners, the Georgetown University Center for Social Justice (CSJ). We were honored at the CSJ Celebration on April 30, 2017. We are so grateful for our partnership with […]
Take a look at our 2015/2016 Life Pieces to Masterpieces Annual Report.
LIFE PIECES TO MASTERPIECES RECEIVES DR. ASA G. HILLIARD MODEL OF EXCELLENCE AWARD Washington, DC; 18 April 2014 – Life Pieces To Masterpieces (LPTM/Life Pieces) has been named one of two recipients of the College Board’s 2014 Dr. Asa G. Hilliard Model of Excellence Award. The award recognizes individuals and organizations that have developed successful […]
Photography competition calls for images of hope, courage, and leadership among young men from low-income communities WASHINGTON, DC; April 1, 2014 – Colors of Life has announced that the 2014 Seventh Edition of the Colors of Life International Photo Contest will support the activities of Life Pieces To Masterpieces (LPTM/Life Pieces), an arts-based mentoring program […]