About Us

Since its inception in January of 2016, City Art Space (CAS) has been committed to providing Harrisburg youth, ages 10 through 16, with a safe, creative space to explore and develop a greater appreciation of the arts and literacy. Our mission is to develop a generation of bold, critical thinkers by providing holistic services aimed at increasing each participant’s personal, professional and social success. City Art space is a fiscally sponsored project of Fractured Atlas.


  • Expand the cognition, creativity and communication skills of our youth
  • Foster the development of healthy self-images
  • Aid in the development of alternative healthy coping mechanisms and to provide youth with an emotionally safe environment promoting healthy expression
  • Encourage responsibility and positive leadership within the community
  • Ensure that our youth have access to the varied educational experiences required to participate effectively in the modern workplace​
  • Provide a positive and safe alternative to youth during their out-of-school time thereby reducing incidents of juvenile offenses