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Who we are
Art in a Box partners with
communities around the world
that are in need, disadvantaged
by poverty, or that are facing
crisis situations due to war, public
health emergencies or natural
disasters, and assists in recovery
and empowerment through art.
We respect the depth and
diversity of people who are often
viewed as representatives of their
circumstances rather than as
unique individuals.
Art in a Box promotes
international understanding
across geographic, artistic and
cultural borders through Art and
Education Programs for Children
at Risk, Teacher Training and
Peer-to-Peer Art Mentoring. We
organize children’s art exhibitions
and publish book projects
through our imprint, Heron-on-
Hudson Press.
Art in a Box is a 501(c)(3) tax-
exempt, non-profit organization.
Art in a Box is inspired by Thich
Nhat Hanh, Maha Ghosananda
and by the artwork of artists from
all cultures.
Children in Cambodia
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What we do
Art in a Box has conducted 39
funded art projects with 31
partner organizations in 10
countries, including the United
States. We have also designed
and implemented 4 long-term,
replicable programs at
international venues and have
provided art curricula and
classroom resources for teachers
and staff.
Our art classes have touched
the lives of 3,200 students
at risk or in need.
Our art boxes have enabled
students to create more than
7,860 paintings about their
lives and dreams for the

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Art in a Box:
A Fieldguide to the Wildlife of
features original
paintings of Cambodian birds,
animals and their habitats
created by students at the Liger
Foundation Learning Center in
Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The
images are accompanied by text
written by the children describing
each species, their habitats and
distribution, as well as student
commentary on their inspiration,
field research and creative
process. Published by Art in a
Box’s imprint, Heron-on-Hudson
Press, forthcoming, 2015. In
Khmer and English.
Cambodian Wildlife Art is a
collection of beautiful paintings
by young Cambodian artists
about Cambodian birds and
animals. Developed in
cooperation with the Wildlife
Conservation Society, Cambodia,
the book celebrates the talents
of young artists, supports local
conservation initiatives, and
promotes bilingual literacy. In
Khmer and English. Forthcoming,
Heron-on-Hudson Press, 2015.