Founded by artist Andy Golub, Human Connection Arts promotes acceptance of all people and gives a platform for artists through large scale public art events around the world.

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Musician Retreat

  • May 25 – 27, 2024

Catskill Mountains, NY

We are excited to create a retreat revolved around music and nature. Check out our Honey Hollow Performance Pit (soon-to-be Amphitheater!) And of course we will also be creating art…

Museum Mile

  • June 11th, 2024

Guggenheim Museum, NYC

It’s a great street festival. All of the uptown 5th Avenue museums have free events. We will be doing live body painting outside of the Guggenheim! If you want to paint, get painted, take photos, apply today!

Sugar Hill Art Festival

  • TBD

Catskill Mountains, NY

HCA returns to Harlem, NYC for a community-wide event which includes live canvas painting, chalk art, face painting, live music and much more!

more Info coming soon

ChaShaMa Gala

  • June 20, 2024

New York, NY

The gala is a mecca of interactive art. We will create live Human Canvas Painting with a giant projection for all to see and experience. Space is very limited.

HCA Retreat

  • August 9-11, 2024

Catskill Mountains, NY

Spend a weekend of beauty and creativity with Human Connection Arts. Emerge into nature, art, your body, meditation, natural food, bon fires, beautiful wildlife, amazing music, yoga, explore our pond and woods. Become rejuvenated and expanded.

more Info coming soon

Shooting Stars

  • August 12-13, 2024

Catskill Mountains, NY

Experience the natural wonder of the Perseids Meteor Shower under the pitch black skies of upstate NY. Camp out at our retreat space and sculpture park. Breakfast included.

more Info coming soon


Artist Retreat

Our 1st Artist Retreat was awesome! It was a great getaway and a rare opportunity for artists to share and create. Stay tuned for more retreats…

Polar Bear Paint

30 brave artists walked through NYC’s frozen streets to bring art and astonishment to NYC! Our great artists performed their magic in studio before heading to Washington Square. Photos coming soon.

Human Canvas ‘Adaptation’

Some doors open. Other doors close. I had another artist start off the painting with color. More collaborative Human Canvas to come!

Human Canvas ‘Letting Go’

It was great for us all to get together and see our friends again!

Human Canvas Retreat

Our 1st retreat was a great success! Stay tuned for photos and more events to come at our Arts Space in upstate New York!

Human Canvas: Orbit

An amazing start to this years series of Human Canvas Paintings – more to come!


Is to bring people together in unity, acceptance and love through large-scale public art events around the world.