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The Arts

"As a person with ​social anxiety, art has always been my outlet. It is this experience, this sensation, that I hope to bring to the community through art."
--Jessica Johnson, Arts Coordinator


A Red Circle Arts

We are dri​ven and inspired creatives who stand for black empowerment through art and creativity. Our five-year mission is to help the North St. Louis County community to achieve a high quality of life, using a practice called Art-Based Placemaking, a.k.a. Creative Placemaking. 

The Creative Spot 
(by A Red Circle)

In November 2022, the A Red Circle team prepared, cleaned and furnished The Creative Spot (by A Red Circle) in Ferguson. The space will host crafters, artists, musicians, workshop leaders, and more!! 

This will be space for healing in the North St. Louis County community.

Explore Our Programs


Committed to improving outcomes for students

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Fellowships and internships for deserving youth and young adults

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Voter registration and public policy advocacy

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Holistic Living

Greater food security and healthy food access in the region

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