The Right Brain Initiative


The Stories and Magic of SHIFT: a spotlight on youth designers

October 18th, 2019 by Mia Braverman View

SHIFT: an experiment in fashion design is The Right Brain Initiative’s annual fundraiser and fashion runway competition. SHIFT challenges designers of all ages to think in innovative ways about their process by inviting them submit garments made out of at least 50% non-tradition, found, or recycled materials. This year’s theme was House of the Absurd, […]

Right Brain at the Arts Education Partnership Annual Convening 2019

September 18th, 2019 by Anna Ruth View

For our Arts Integration Specialists, the week spent as participants in the Arts Education Partnership 2019 conference was an opportunity to network with other leaders in arts education and learn about what is happening nationally around arts integration and arts education. It was exciting to learn that Right Brain is seen nationally as a progressive leader working […]

2019 SHIFT Designers!

August 13th, 2019 by Anna Ruth View

Drum roll, please… We are thrilled to announce the selection of designers who will debut their garments at SHIFT: an experiment in fashion design this fall! Now in the third year of SHIFT, 2019 brought more than three times the number of designer applications than last year. The caliber of work we received was extraordinary, […]