Awakening Arts is a worldwide movement. The Academy is a nexus and venue for this awakening.
OREGON The Laurelwood campus, near Portand, Oregon hosts ‘higher education for higher consciousness’. The campus overlooks snow-capped peaks in a pristine valley 40 minutes outside of Portland. Situated on a 150 acres of verdant land, the campus hosts Ananda College and Cities of Light, + sustainable and permaculture farming. MAP
CALIFORNIA In California, under the direction of Laurie Marshall, the Academy offers programs through Artworks Downtown, in San Rafael, California. MAP An annual New Year’s Visioning Retreat is also held at the Institute of Noetic Sciences International headquarters in Petaluma MAP
HAWAII The Academy hosts an annual retreat at The Polestar Community on the big Island of Hawaii. In this prana drenched land art and creativity meet fun and adventure. Swimming with the dolphins, painting on the beach, filling our hearts with Pele’s fire- Hawaii has a way of restoring our vitality. MAP