Lifetime Arts’ Creative Aging Roster is a free public service – an evolving national online directory of teaching artists who are peer reviewed and qualified to design and deliver instructional arts programs for older adults.
Karen Fitzgerald leading her students at the Glen Oaks Community Library in Queens, NY (2015)
photo credit: Madlyn Schneider
Celia Caro teaching her class at the Bronx Library Center (2012)
photo credit: Herb Scher
Maryl Apadula conducting her students at the Greenburgh Public Library in Westchester County, NY (2013)
Joan Green leading her group at the Grove Hall Branch Library in Boston, MA (2013)
Hassan-El-Amin posing with his group at the Skillman Southwester Library in Dallas, TX (2012)
Dave Johnson working with his students at the Park Slope Library in Brooklyn, NY (2013)
photo credit: David Kumin
Annie Montgomery with her class at the New Rochelle Public in Library in Westchester County, NY (2014)
Search the Roster
Senior Service, Arts and Community Organizations or individuals can search the Roster, by discipline, location and language to connect with and hire teaching artists. Join the thousands of creative aging stakeholders who are embracing positive aging through the arts. Search Now!
Join the Roster
Professional Teaching Artists can join the Roster to be promoted and connected to employment and professional development opportunities. Become part of a national network of artists and community members who are working together to improve the quality of life of older adults through arts education. Start an Application!
- Inclusion in a National Network of Teaching Artists
- On-line, Searchable Teaching Artist Profile
Employment and Networking Opportunities (Have the opportunity to work with organizations outside of Lifetime Arts and build your network!)
- Promotion of your Professional Artistry, including but is limited to:
- Lifetime Arts’ Social Media Platforms (Facebook Posts, Tweets, Shares, etc.)
- Events Calendar (Have your events published on our online calendar!)
- Teaching Artist of the Month (Includes a blog post, spotlight on our website, and monthly newsletter highlight!)
Please note: Artists listed on the Roster are not employees of Lifetime Arts, Inc., and Lifetime Arts, Inc. assumes no responsibility for their individual performance. Commitments, agreements and contracts between teaching artists on the Roster and any other organization are private and outside the scope of Lifetime Arts services. As such, being a member of the Lifetime Arts Roster does not guarantee employment.