We are the magic. It's time we start shining.

People of color define culture. Our creativity, our ideas and our magic make us a force but lack of access to knowledge + resources make us vulnerable to barriers we didn't construct. At CoCoHaus, we arm creatives and small arts organizations with skills, knowledge, and access to resources, while offering support to the institutions trying to reach them. All the advancement of Black communities everyone. the ideas but are often missing the ability to actualize and execute them. Armed with the skills, knowledge, and access to resources, they become, not just the source of creativity, but the architects their vision. 

A thriving community of creatives of color and culture workers committed to not letting dim our glow

CULTURE

All work, no play? Not here!

Educating to increase access

Empowering to achieve sustainability

A social 

ENERGIZING TO PROMOTE VISIBILITY

CoCoHaus Creative Solutions is a social innovation consultancy that engages creative entrepreneurs and small arts organizations of color to increase professional, leadership, and creative development. We’re demystifying the path to sustainability and reducing barriers to access through consultations, trainings, enrichment opportunities and events developed with a cultural lens.

 

Pittsburgh is a city on the cusp of change. Positioned as the most livable city, it still faces a declining population. One of the most attractive features in a city is the arts and culture landscape. Yet, one of the most significant contributors to Pittsburgh’s landscape have been strategically cut from the conversation: that is, the creative of color.  An arts and culture world without creatives of color is barren.

 

In a city with the most philanthropic dollars per capita, very few of those dollars are going to black-led organizations and creatives of color. They have the ideas but are often missing the ability to actualize and execute them. Armed with the skills, knowledge, and access to resources, they become, not just the source of creativity, but the architects their vision. 

 

Since 2017, CoCoHaus has been bridging the gap by creating a social innovation consultancy. Developing our treatments from a culturally relevant perspective, we aim to help creatives and small arts organizations become more sustainable, raise their profile, and increase their access to resources

A Yinzer who relocated for lack of creative opportunity, Tye intimately understands the need for resources for black creatives locally. Former educator, Taliya, is aware of the knowledge & access gaps that people in lower income communities face. From living in cities like New York, Atlanta and Raleigh where black creativity thrives, to our career experiences, we recognize the need to build in the city of bridges.

People of color define culture. Our creativity, ideas and magic make us a force but lack of access to knowledge + resources are barriers that dim out glow. Creatives of Color the ideas but are often missing the ability to actualize and execute them. Armed with the skills, knowledge, and access to resources, they become, not just the source of creativity, but the architects their vision. 

A hand up, not a handout.

CoCoHaus Creative Solutions is a social innovation consultancy creating sustainability for creatives, creative entrepreneurs and small arts organizations of color by reducing barriers to access through consultations, trainings, enrichment opportunities and events developed with a cultural lens 

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