Responding to COVID-19

Play with Color ('Cause Color Means Life)

Coloring Sheets

Download individual coloring sheets, or the collections as pdfs. Share your colorized versions on Instagram or Facebook and tag #KindnessBeatsTheVirus and the artist.

Featured Artists: Banga | BG-183 | Bio | BRE | COPE2 | Cren | Crey132 | Daze | Flavor | Ice One TWA | Jon Phes Souza | Kaves | Kekoa | Nicer | Nico Collazo | Pwoz | Quik | Ruse BAD | Santiago Jaén | Sar TMB | Soem | SONIC BAD | Toofly | Wuze

For Masterpiece Minds

Daily Prompts

Activate your imagination everyday with these daily prompts. Share stories, pictures, media, and art on social media. Tag #KindnessBeatsTheVirus and @NYCThrive. Examples:

1. Music Monday: Write a short poem using only song titles.
2. Tell Them Tuesday: Draw a black and white illustration of someone showing kindness within the rules of social distancing. Then tell someone else to color it in. Share both versions. (From Week 3)

  • Download Week 4 (pdf)
  • Download Week 5 (pdf)
  • Download Week 6 (pdf)
  • Download 42 Days (pdf)
Art Lessons for Remote Learning

Lesson Plans

Written by Thrive Teaching Artists for non-artist instructors; utilizing non-specialized, readily available, at home materials. Download individual lesson plans as pdfs.

Featured Partner: Projectivity

Music Samples & More. Download Projectivity’s “Producer Sample” packs and coloring book. Producer samples can be used to make your own music or videos. Download them now and make sure to tag @projectivity and the artist when you create with them, along with #KindnessBeatsTheVirus.

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Online Workshops

Interested in online arts and music workshops during the quarantine? We have options (as of 4/6).

Instagram's Top Twenty

The Hashtag Challenge

Use the #KindnessBeatsTheVirus hashtag and tag @NYCThrive. “Like” your favorites to feature them in an upcoming art exhibit. The exhibit will include two Hashtag Challenge categories. The top two entries from each category will have the opportunity to merchandise their submission as a collaboration with an acclaimed artist.

1. The Instagram Top Ten

Selections determined by Instagram likes

2. The Artists Top Ten

Selections determined by an independent panel of artists

1-205 is making these beautiful rainbows with paper towels and markers. 🌈 #rainbow #firstgrade #makeart #remotelearningactivity #nycpublicschools #getcreative #kindnessbeatsthevirus ...

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⚡️Eyes That Light Up⚡️
⚡️Eyes Look Through You⚡️
⚡️Cover Up The Blank Spots⚡️
⚡️Hit Me On The Head I Got Ooh!⚡️ #kindnessbeatsthevirus #selfisolation #selfportrait #selfie #quarantineartclub #shotoniphone #lightroommobile #lightroom #nycphotographer #nycphotography #dirtymirrorselfie #indieboy #indieartist #curlyhairdontcare
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IT’S HERE! Our next free, downloadable coloring book is up on our website. Volume 3 is a collaboration with Tom Slaughter Studio to being you the late arist’s iconic alphabet! We hope you love it and remember to tag us and tslaughterstudio in your creations!
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#wallworksny #wallworksnewyork #wallworkscoloringbook #tomslaughter #tomslaughterstudio #alphabet #ABCs #free #download #coloringbook #quarantinelife #staycreative #supportsmallbusiness #kindnessbeatsthevirus
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The world is burning
Even Though I am not
I will fight the flames #kindnessbeatsthevirus #blacklivesmatter
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A special message from our Principal Fontana to nasa #astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken 🚀🇺🇸 #LaunchAmerica #NASA #rocketlaunch #historicday #spacexlaunch #spacexfalcon9 #crewdragon #nycpublicschool #ps6taff #publicschoolprincipal #newyork #schoolsnyc #kindnessbeatsthevirus #spacetravel ...

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⚡️ Andy Who? ⚡️ -
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As a photographer it’s hard never have pictures of yourself, but in quarantine it’s hard to take pictures of other people. Taking pictures of myself is something I’m not totally comfortable doing but it’s been a fun challenge for me during this time of isolation.

#photography #selfie #selfportrait #warhol #bwphotography #bwportrait #kindnessbeatsthevirus #nycphotographer #nycphotography #minimalism #minimalize #minimalzine
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Call me Mork ⚡️
#ootd #kindnessbeatsthevirus #selfportrait #overalls #dork
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As I’ve been talking about with some of my followers, I work with this great company called SendOutCards that’s all about sending out messages of kindness and hope into the world. I’d love for you to give SendOutCards a try to see if you like their service! You can do it for FREE. Just click in the link in my bio to send a card to anyone in the world. Let me know what you think! http://ltl.is/TpNdy
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#kindness #kindnessmatters #kindnessrocks #kindnessquotes #kindnessrocksproject #kindnessaboveeverything #akindnessrevolution #kindnessbeatsthevirus #greetingcards #greetingcardsofinstagram #agreetingcardforeveryoccasion #greetingcardbusinesses #SendOutCards #freetotry #sendafreecard
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#fuckthecovid19
#fuckthevirus #artlife #art_spotlight #artist_4_shoutout #arte #art_empire #artist #pwoz #colorful #instalover #instagood #juxtapoz #mortauxcons #rsa_graffiti #pictoftheday #urbanartist #graffitiart #instagraffitiart #fuckthecoronavírus #graffitidontstop #instaart #arts_help #artofday #kindnessbeatsthevirus #stayhome
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