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Ripple Art Exhibit during Legacy ’64 Rochester, NY event

It has been more than 50 years since the Rochester Riots of July ’64. These events precipitated an epidemic of over 300 riots across the country spanning the course of … Continue reading

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J Rêve International Summer 2016 Newsletter

Download the Summer 2016 Newsletter Here: J Reve Newsletter Summer 2016 Final  

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J Rêve STEAM and Multiple Intelligences Paris Panel Video Online

Watch our STEAM and Multiple Intelligences Panel that took place in Paris, France, on February 20, 2016. STEM Education = Science, Technology, Engineering, Math STEM + Arts = STEAM Featuring artist … Continue reading

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J Rêve International Launches Global Creativity Magazine

Contact: Melissa Robinson, Associate Coordinator, J Rêve International info@globalcreativitymagazine.com, 646-535-0594 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE J Rêve International Launches Global Creativity Magazine An online platform for global citizens to share and explore … Continue reading

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5 Ways The Arts Help Kids in School

In light of UNESCO’s Arts Education Week (May 22-27, 2016), here are some points illustrating ways that arts education is impactful for kids.

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J Rêve at Peace Islands Institute International

On Saturday, March 19, 2016, Jacqueline Cofield, founder of J Rêve International contributed on the “Role of Women in Peace” panel discussion, organized by the Peace Islands Institute International (PII) and … Continue reading

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J Rêve at UNESCO Paris

J Rêve International had the pleasure to engage UNESCO Paris headquarters twice in February and March, 2016.  First, J Rêve Global Educator Paris participants had a private tour of the … Continue reading

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Paris Global Educator Program completed, February 2016

“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.”  – Henry Adams J Rêve International is pleased to announce the completion of the second Global Educator Fellowship … Continue reading

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Souleymane Ouedraogo J Rêve Paris Artist Residency, February 2016

Artist in Residency Program : Souleymane Ouedraogo Solo, an emerging filmmaker from Burkina Faso, based in Pittsburgh, PA, completed his J Rêve International Global Artist Residency program in Paris. A … Continue reading

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J Rêve teaches Multiple Intelligences to 7th and 8th graders

“The brain is the great factory of thought. To it are directed all the forces of nature, forces which, for thousands of years, have been expending themselves upon it and … Continue reading

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J Rêve Paris Global Educator Program & Beauford Delaney Exhibition. February 2016.

  “Education is a basic human right and the foundation for more sustainable, inclusive and just development.”  Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO J Rêve International is pleased to feature the Global … Continue reading

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The Art of Yoga

  “The sun shines down, and its image reflects in a thousand different pots filled with water. The reflections are many, but they are each reflecting the same sun. Similarly, … Continue reading

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Diplomacy through the Arts

“Art is a tool for diplomacy.  It reaches beyond governments, past the conference rooms and presidential palaces, to help us connect with more people in more places. It is a … Continue reading

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J Rêve’s “Choose Love” global public art project now in Mozambique

“Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.” Franklin D. Roosevelt. The J Rêve “Choose Love” … Continue reading

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J Rêve meets with US Ambassador of Cameroon

Invited by the Ambassador of Cameroon, H.E. Joseph B. C. Foe Atangana, to his Congressional Black Caucus reception.  I enjoyed a compelling discussion regarding the impact of public art, and arts in education … Continue reading

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J Rêve at the White House for a “New Americans” Immigration discussion

“Our attitude towards immigration reflects our faith in the American ideal. We have always believed it possible for men and women who start at the bottom to rise as far … Continue reading

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J Rêve Announces Louisiana Kid’s Essay Contest Winner

“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.” ― Norman Vincent Peale Congratulations to Diamond W., from Natchitoches, who won first place in the Louisiana … Continue reading

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J Rêve Yoga and Meditation for Teachers & Artists in Dubai and Louisiana

“Meditation is not a way of making your mind quiet. It’s a way of entering into the quiet that’s already there – buried under the 50,000 thoughts the average person … Continue reading

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Loganic: J Rêve Global Artist Residency Program

Painter, mixed-media artist, and music engineer Loganic, originally from Macon, Georgia, travelled to Africa for the first time to participate in the J Rêve International Global Artist Residency Program.  His … Continue reading

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“How to be creative” workshop by J Rêve International in Rochester, NY

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”— Maya Angelou J Rêve International launched it’s “How to be creative” workshop series last week in Rochester, NY, … Continue reading

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J Rêve Announces India Global Essay Contest Winner

“The world is but a canvas to the imagination.”   Henry David Thoreau. On June 25, 2015, Prabhjot K., a student of Chandigarh, India at AKSIPS school, was awarded first place in … Continue reading

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Koku Gonza: J Rêve Global Artist Residency Program

Chicago based Singer-songwriter Koku Gonza went to Paris, France for the first time for her J Rêve International 2-week artist residency in May, 2015.  During her residency she met with … Continue reading

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J Rêve International Global “Choose Love” Public Art Campaign launched in Senegal and Haiti

J Rêve International proudly announces the launch of it’s grassroots global “Choose Love” Public Arts Campaign Project.   Artists in Dakar, Maputo, Port Au Prince, and Oakland have been commissioned to … Continue reading

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Senegal Global Educator Fellowship April Program Successfully Completed: July 2015 Announced. And, WGN News feature.

“To travel is to take a journey into yourself.” – Danny Kaye J Rêve International is pleased to announce the completion of it’s inaugural Global Educator Program Fellowship Program in … Continue reading

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Legacy of ’64: Soul of a Nation Exhibition and Performance; Rochester’s Democrat & Chronicle Article, CHANNEL 10 News

“Turn your wounds into wisdom.” ― Oprah Winfrey Legacy of ’64: Soul of A Nation is a three-part visual and performance exhibition, exploring the events after the riots in Rochester, NY, that … Continue reading

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J Rêve collaborates with Vendedy in Haiti, pilots an international street artisan online marketplace; Forbes 30 under 30

Jacqueline Cofield travels to Haiti on a delegation for the startup Vendedy, an online platform for international street vendors

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J Rêve launches Give1Arts in Senegal, & global growth

Give1Arts, envisioned and launched by Jacqueline Cofield in Dakar, Senegal in 2013, is a platform for emerging visual and performing artists to showcase and develop their craft, as well as … Continue reading

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“Dans’Artes” A documentary feature film on an artistic village in Mozambique

“Dance is the hidden language of the soul.” ~ Martha Graham ~ Choreographer Maria Helena Pinto of Maputo, Mozambique had a vision to create an artistic village in the neighboring … Continue reading

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J Rêve Cuba Cultural Arts & Creativity Retreat

Explore Cuban culture through the visual and performing arts in a unique program incorporating Creativity, Yoga, and Cuban Arts! Contact: Rachel Levy, Associate Coordinator, J Rêve International info.jreveinternational@gmail.com, 646-535-0594   … Continue reading

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