plataformA is a non-profit organization that believes that education of art and through art is essential to the development of unique perspectives which are beneficial for personal and social development. This is why we are invested in creating and supporting meaningful learning experiences for the community of Aruba, while promoting awareness of local and regional artistic practices.
plataformA’s mission is to cultivate and strengthen the relationship between (local) artistic practices and the community of Aruba through education and public programs. These programs are developed in close collaboration with local institutions, local art professionals and plataformA's international arts professional network
how do we do it?
Learning in and through the arts contribute to multiple individual and collective benefits such as fostering innovative and creative thinking, critical reflection, communicational and inter-personal skills.
Bringing arts closer to daily lives also stimulates cultural awareness and strengthens wholesome participation in cultural and artistic life.
In a learning environment, arts can also activate the development of new educational methodologies that a broader spectrum thus enhancing the quality of education.
Our programs and activities focus on creating meaningful learning experiences and collaborations.