Unlock your potential through the arts at Fortress Arts Academy. We are committed to encouraging experiential access to the arts, as well as exploring community development. We empower our students to ask insightful questions, explore disciplinary boundaries, and confront conventional ways of thinking. We also use the arts as a bridge to neighborhood improvements, including mosaic murals. We invite you to learn more about Fortress Arts Academy and discover how we build people and communities through the arts
Fortress Arts Academy
Fortress Arts Academy provides an enriched learning environment that has helped countless students explore their own possibilities. Founded in 2006, we are located in Philadelphia, PA and believe everyone should have the right to explore their innate creativity and curiosity.
FA:STER by Fortress
Fortress Arts Academy launched Fortress Arts: Strong Ties to Economic Revitalization
(FA:STER) in 2019. FA:STER brings arts instruction, job and entrepreneurship training, and youth engagement to an economically depressed section of the Kingsessing neighborhood in