YAYA empowers creative young people, ages 5-25, through free visual arts education combined with entrepreneurial, leadership, and life skills training. For more than 30 years, YAYA has been a creative community where young people have the freedom, opportunities, and resources to discover their passions and artistic voices. 

You can help by buying local art and supporting local artists! Shop for handmade artwork online or at the YAYA Arts Center, take a class, or make a donation online.


3322 lasalle St., New Orleans