The LAB supports the talents of promising visionaries through an annual program in where participants work to solve problems of utility, sustainability and adaptability by creating solutions for marginalized communities that generate a glocal impact.
The LAB is a residences under a specific skill scheme in which residents work as a team focused on a project that drives the growth of a local micro entrepreneur while learning the local trade and creating a positive social impact where they generate experience and a portfolio of work with the purpose of strengthening human, social, economic and cultural ties
LIVE / WORK / PLAY
It is a 2-week residence for young people
During the two weeks the students will participate in mentoring of:
Tools for a healthy dialogue.
Design in clay molding.
Music as a personal expression
Muralism as teamwork
Visit to an endemic community.
Graph as personal expression therapy.
ART as a tool for self-expression.
This residence is focused on entrepreneurs with an interest in socially responsible businesses.
The work of learning and support is as follows:
Residence with locals to learn skills, challenges and processes.
Development of work proposal and design thinking.
Proposal of work to the host and activation or return to the draft.
Execution, delivery of systems and closing celebration.
Residents present the final project to a panel of experts who can ensure trade and guarantee a stable income for local communities, in addition to obtaining school credits and a payment from the artist.