MEET THE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Debra Kendrick is the founder and director of Restoration of the Arts. Debra is a native of Seattle, Washington, and has served youth for over 20 yrs. She has combined her love for youth and passion for the arts to make a difference in the lives of youth. “I believe the arts play a significant role in the lives of our youth today. It is an effective way of reaching, touching, and empowering their lives.”
“I am determined to reach generations through the power of the arts.”
"WHY" ~ Debra Kendrick
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LANGSTON is a 501(c)(3) non-profit arts organization, established in 2016 to lead programming within the historic Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute. LANGSTON guides generative programs and community partnerships that center Black art, artists, and audiences and honor the ongoing legacy of Seattle’s Black Central Area. We support a variety of enriching programs, across multiple disciplines, rooted in our mission and values.
LANGSTON was conceived and designed by community members to serve as strong stewardship for this Black arts and cultural hub in Seattle. This reflects community recommendations from a three-year stakeholder engagement process led by the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture.
Restoration of the Arts is solely operated 100% by volunteers.
Your donations make a difference.