WELCOME TO
OPEN DOOR ARTS

our shared cultural community is stronger when it represents all people

Open Door Arts (formerly VSA Massachusetts), an affiliate of Seven Hills Foundation, increases access, participation,
and representation of people with disabilities in the arts.

THE LATEST FROM OPEN DOOR ARTS

Please note, our team is working remotely and our galleries and office will remain closed until further notice.  To reach us, please email us at .  To take a virtual tour of our galleries or learn more about the great work we are still doing, please follow the links below!

Join our Team!

Do you have an unrelenting commitment to access and equity, experience and expertise leading arts education programs, and the skills to nurture an amazing team of teaching artists and school partners? Then we can't wait to meet you!

Our next Director of Education will lead our school and professional development programs, which provide equitable access to arts learning for students with and without disabilities, and support arts educators to improve their inclusive teaching practices.

  • Salary in the mid $60,000s
  • Excellent benefits, culture of belonging
  • Full-time hybrid position
Use this link to learn more about the position and how to apply!

FY21 Highlights Report

FY 21 challenged all of us to learn, listen, and respond.  This year, we grew. And you were right there with us. With gratitude, we invite you to read our FY 21 Highlights Report that shares the ways we Connected, Created and Reimagined this year.

8,000 Students Received Art Supplies!

In partnership with EdVestors and Boston Public School, we helped put 8,000 art kits in the hands of BPS students so they could fully participate in remote arts learning and continue to create at home. Click here to read the full article! 


OUR IMPACT

1700 students  receive inclusive arts-integrated education in their classrooms

75 artists with disabilities  exhibit their work in professional galleries

400 educators and cultural leaders  learn how to make their classrooms and organizations more inclusive

500 community members  connect through events and programs that promote inclusion through the arts


OUR PROGRAMS


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