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Lightwood Magazine: Focus On The Human Arts Collective (T.H.A.C.)

The creators never know what an audience member is going through or where their issues may come from. But by reaching out both verbally and nonverbally through the arts, the identities of creator and audience interface, and allow both to see each other, truthfully, for who they are rather than through a filtered lens that places judgment or expectation on who a person is... Read More 

Formidable Women Magazine Interview with Founder Jamie Lynne Lazan: Impacting Personal and Social Change by The Human Arts Collective

Each and every person carries a story and holds several capsules of stories within the invisible backpack we all wear. The arts allow for us to unpack those backpacks in ways that we may not be able to express if it weren’t for...Read More

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Todd S. Townsend | Writer, Performer in MSMV Cohort

“From the start, when introducing the vision for T.H.A.C., Jamie and Lila presented undeniable energy and passion for the arts. Immediately, I could feel their care, respect, and value for the artist. This drew me in."

Marisa Jo Zakes | Website Designer, Video Editor in THAC

“My Story, My Voice has transcended the boundaries of quarantine and physical division. The virtual gallery mirrors its creators’ experiences in 2020 by adapting and growing from the challenges we face. My Story, My Voice provides a human connection through exploration online tools; it is art for the new American life."

Todd S. Townsend |  MSMV Cohort

“From the start, when introducing the vision for T.H.A.C., Jamie and Lila presented undeniable energy and passion for the arts. Immediately, I could feel their care, respect, and value for the artist. This drew me in."

Marisa Jo Zakes | Website Designer, Video Editor | THAC Team

“My Story, My Voice has transcended the boundaries of quarantine and physical division. The virtual gallery mirrors its creators’ experiences in 2020 by adapting and growing from the challenges we face. My Story, My Voice provides a human connection through exploration online tools; it is art for the new American life."