Our multicultural music ensemble exemplifies our work of arts diplomacy by uniting artists from Iran, Afghanistan, Cuba, Morocco, India, Israel and the United States for cross-cultural collaborative performances, music education and humanitarian work.
Genesis Academy for Global Leadership
A 360 degree living-learning boarding community for high school students, slated to open in 2017 to develop youth for global leadership.
Arm Them With Instruments
Arm Them with Instruments brings gently-used instruments and professional music education to at-risk youth living through conflict and/or challenged circumstances, helping channel passion into constructive rather than potentially destructive activities.
Come join us for a provocative discussion on human rights/human development. Explore the role the arts can play in shaping a humanistic society.
November 12th, 2013
Genesis’ Founder and Executive Director, Wendy Sternberg, was invited by the British Council, (the United Kingdom’s international cultural relations organization) in partnership with the United States Institute of Peace and the Aspen Institute Arts Program and will be a participant in the Culture and Conflict Summit in Washington, DC September 10-11, 2014.
The University of San Diego School of Medicine Center for Mindfulness has become a community research partner to help Genesis not only shape our Academy human rights curriculum, but also study the effects of consciousness and mindfulness utilized in global peace education.