It had been years since I had been in the Artistic Noise space. This would be my first time participating in an I Am Why workshop and I was excited at this new opportunity. As I entered this space I could feel the art in the room coming alive—it appeared to be its own...
Born in Brooklyn but currently resides in the Bronx, she has been working with youth for the past 13 years in various aspects and is an alumni of Artistic Noise. Farah is an animal lover and enjoys working with youth as they are the leaders of the next generation. “I was a youth in the system and I wanted to prove to myself that I would break the cycle of trauma and I have and will continue to do so.” She has a bachelor’s in Social work and wants to get her masters in Art therapy.