Bring Film classes to Your School Today from Hook Arts Media


Filmmaking is one of our most popular program offerings. Participating schools can launch our filmmaking intensives with a trimester-long in-school or after-school program for select students. Our filmmaking students enjoy regular classes under the tutelage of master teaching artists, with years of experience in both the NYC film industry and classrooms throughout the city. Throughout […]

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1 Week poetry intensives for high school students

Poetry Week

Poetry week is one of our most flexible program offerings. Participating schools can try out Hook Arts Media arts education with a weeklong poetry intensive for select students. Poetry week participants enjoy 2 hours of poetry intensives, in which they creatively re-engage with their studies while improving their written and verbal communications under the instruction […]

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Summer Film Screening 2018

Hook Arts Media presents Summer Filmmaking: “Digital Boot Camp” Student Film Screenings Monday, August 6 at 11 am in Pioneer Works’ 3rd Fl Science Room (159 Pioneer St. Brooklyn, NY 11231) Hook Arts Media partners with local Red Hook organizations to offer an 80-hour filmmaking intensive to teens and young adults. Over the course of 4 […]

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Red Hook Move It! 2017

Red Hook Move It 2017 presented by Dance Theatre Etcetera Tuesday, November 14th at 6:30 pm Dynamic Performances and DJ Dance Party follow the Good Shepherd Services Thanksgiving Holiday Celebration at PS15. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Every year the scenic waterfront neighborhood of Red Hook, Brooklyn gathers for a Thanksgiving feast at PS15. […]

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Arts and Media Education

Who We Are Hook Arts Media is a community organization based in Red Hook, Brooklyn. We use arts and media education as a vehicle to nurture young people’s development so that they can change their lives, their communities, and the world at large. To that end, we: Develop innovative arts and media education programs Support emerging performing […]

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Seeking Filmmaker Teaching Artists, Music Teaching Artists, Drumming Teaching Artists, Dance Teaching Artists

Filmmaker Teaching Artists Wanted

Hook Arts Media is seeking experienced media (filmmaking/video) educators for its work at public high schools in New York City as well as its community-based programs in Red Hook, Brooklyn. HAM’s In Transition Media program doesn’t just provide students camera and editing skills; it gives young people the tools to tell their stories and carves […]

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summer intern spotlight summer in red hook

A Summer in Red Hook

Emma interned at Hook Arts Media during the summer of 2018. Read about her experience below. A Summer in Red Hook After asking Martha Bowers, Executive Director of Hook Arts Media (The Hook) and my community-based theater professor at New York University, for an internship at The Hook, all I knew was that I would […]

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