The Mahogany Project

The Mahogany Project is a collaborative arts organization whose mission is to support and develop established and emerging artists by producing and showcasing their work thereby providing a platform for Black artistic voices.

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Address: c/o Shunpike 815 Seattle Blvd S. Suite 215
Seattle, WA 98134
Phone Number: 541-236-2044
EIN: 91-2138554
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The Mahogany Project (TMP) "powered by Shunpike" started 2018 with their annual performance (Sun Feb. 25, 2018) at the Urban Poverty Forum. Working in collaboration with Real Change, Town Hall and Office of Arts and Culture. The topic of this year's free public event was 'Crucial Conversations': A Panel on Police Interactions in Communities of Color. A full production of Crucial Conversations also known as "the Talk" was performed at Horizon House on Capitol Hill in Seattle on Wed Jan 24, 2018. Urban Poverty Forum 2018, Opening:
UPF 2018 Closing:
New original work showcased spoken word artist: Nicholas Christian, actor and singer: Arika Gloud and Actor, Jim Quatier. The performance piece was written by TMP Co-Producing Directors Robin Dawn Cherry and Merri Ann Osborne.

Additional planned projects for 2018 include:
a) Developing a strategic plan through 2019
b) developing and promoting TMP's expanding program catalog which includes performances about Debt, Immigration and Mass Incarceration.
c) collaboration with artists and organizations for community performances
d) strengthening our social media presence via our website, Facebook, marketing campaigns, updates to donors, etc.

Past Projects include
Art of Health Summer Arts Program

The Mahogany Project began in June 2006, when seven African-American female artists came together from various artistic disciplines to share and hone their craft.

Since that time, the Mahogany Project has continued to introduce and develop African American artists as well as others from the African diaspora with the additional goals of sharing their original work with the public, reaching out to other social justice and community organizations for partnerships and intentionally using art to promote healthy conversation and change.

We appreciate your support, attendance at events, collaborative spirit and donations - all of which allow us to continue our work into the future.
Thank you to all our past donors. We appreciate your continued support.