Artists

Professional Teaching Artists

The Center for Arts-Inspired Learning employs over 100 professional teaching artists. Our roster of artists is carefully selected, with artists/ensembles chosen on the basis of artistic excellence, the ability to effectively communicate with students, teachers, and other artists, and the overall needs of the communities and schools we serve.

  • Angelica Pozo

    Angelica Pozo is a nationally recognized ceramic artist, educator and author. A New York City native, born of Cuban and Puerto Rican parents, has lived in ...
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  • Augusto Bordelois

    About the artist: Augusto Bordelois graduated from the University of Havana in Cuba, having majored in English Language and Literature. He has studied ...
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  • Bianca Scarbrough

    Bianca Scarbrough is a Cleveland native that started her journey and love of dance at the age of 12. Her biggest inspiration being Michael Jackson she ...
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  • Bob Frank

    “I enjoy conveying my love of music and performing.”                                                              ...
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  • Carolina Borja

    Carolina Borja is a Colombian musician and bilingual educator. She’s been a committed, loving, knowledgeable, creative, passionate artist and instructor ...
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  • Chris Young

    Chris Young is an educator, artist and business owner. As an artist she expresses herself through acrylic paint, mixed media, 2D & 3D works that are ...
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  • Claudio Orso-Giacone

    Artist Statement: I found in the carving of woodblocks the greatest treasure of challenge and satisfaction because of the oftentimes antagonistic nature of ...
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  • CollectivExpress

    CollectivExpress, led by Founder Josiah Britt, is a mobile nonprofit made up of professional musicians and visual artists that specialize in community ...
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  • Cosmic Bobbins

    While pursuing a bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University in Communications and a minor in Environmental Studies, Sharie found a ...
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  • Dancing Wheels

    “IF DANCE IS AN EXPRESSION OF THE HUMAN SPIRIT, THEN IT IS BEST EXPRESSED BY PEOPLE OF ALL ABILITIES. THAT IS THE FUNDAMENTAL BELIEF BEHIND THE DANCING ...
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  • George Woideck

    About the artist: George Woideck trained as a painter and took time off to tour and record as a rock musician before launching a career as a ceramic ...
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  • GroundWorks Dance Theater

    GroundWorks DanceTheater is a contemporary dance company that has been committed to enriching the Northeast Ohio community through performance, ...
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