The Transformation Project, an initiative led by the Nopiates Committee in collaboration with Arts Letters & Numbers, Sand Lake Center for the Arts and the Rensselaer County Mental Health - Student Assistance Program. This project aims to raise awareness about substance use disorders and its impact on individuals, families and communities through the lens of art.
The Transformation Project seeks to cultivate and environment of safety and inclusivity, encouraging individuals and their families affected by substance use disorder to share their experience through artistic expression.
By embracing a multidisciplinary approach, the aim is to raise awareness and combat the stigma associated with substance use disorders.
Recovery Community Art Exhibition
The exhibition opened December 2, 2023, and events took place during the month of December Arts Letters & Numbers and Sand Lake Center for the Arts.
This project is made possible with funds from the Statewide Community Regrants Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of
the Governor and the New York State Legislature and administered by The Arts Center of the Capital Region.
Along with the generous donations of local community organizations:
Troy Savings Bank Foundation
Rensselaer County District Attorney Mary Pat Donnelly
Door of Hope