NXTHVN is a new national arts model that empowers artists and curators through education and access to a vibrant ecosystem. Supported by intergenerational mentorship, cross-sector collaboration, and local engagement, NXTHVN accelerates the careers of the next generation and fosters retention of professional art talent while helping catalyze New Haven into a world-class, sustainable arts community.

NXTHVN was co-founded by acclaimed artist Titus Kaphar. Kaphar’s artwork was featured on the cover of TIME magazine’s June 15, 2020 issue, in response to George Floyd’s murder.


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