Luminare Art Program


LUMINARE is a Latin word meaning "to shine”.

Luminare will offer a 2 hour, weekly after-school Art program, providing a structured platform for participants to unleash their creative potential and let their inner light shine. This unique opportunity delivers a range of inspirational and therapeutic benefits, positively impacting a young person's presence across different areas of life.


The expressive nature of art is the perfect vehicle to embody the 2024 BCE theme: ‘First Light – Reveal the Spirit’ and activate our Marist charism of presence. These will significantly contribute to participant’s personal development by:

  • ​Enhancing emotional well-being, positively influencing overall presence
  • Improving problem-solving and critical thinking, boosting academic performance
  • Fostering a supportive and inclusive environment including teamwork, communication, and a sense of community through collaborative art projects
  • Enhancing social skills and a sense of belonging
  • Offering an alternative avenue of communication
  • Building confidence and a tangible sense of achievement, promoting more engaged presence in various aspects of life
  • ​Expanding cultural understanding via exposure to different perspectives through diverse art forms.

​Luminare is an invaluable resource. It will provide a secure and nurturing space enabling participants to shine and illuminate their inner selves.​