Creative learning/ Creative arts based practices/ Creative facilitataion/ Applied Arts for Change


This is a program for those who work with groups in different contexts of learning and transformation and would like to practise creative arts-based processes to deepen learning. This program explores the necessity for arts-based learning in today’s context, the growth mindset through the lens of creative arts and how to facilitate creative arts- based tools and techniques to empower participants to be changemakers in their context. Creative arts based learning is founded on the values of embracing ambiguity, believing that everyone is creative, that our fullest potential is leveraged when we collaborate and that our failures are our best teachers.

Program Focus

Explore how creative arts can be a powerful way to:

  • Build individual creative confidence

  • Enable powerful conversations and dialogues in groups

  • Learn, express and work in diverse ways with diverse people to build learning communities

  • Generate ideas and build bold visions

  • Create mindset shifts through creative arts experinences

Duration - 16 hours

For Whom

Learning and Development professionals, trainers, facilitators, teachers and coaches

I chose to inhabit my days to allow my living to open me, make me less afraid, more accessible until it becomes a wing, a torch, a promise.
— Dawana Markova

Madhu is one of the most cutting-edge and innovative social artists and facilitators I have come across. She has been instrumental in using the powerful medium of arts to build and change the social-change landscape in Bangalore Her repertoire of artistic mediums to design and create powerful transformative experiences for individuals is mind-blowing. Her ability to design experiences for young people, teachers, educators, corporate teams, changemakers and leaders is unparalleled. She is deeply intuitive and responds to groups and participants from a deep space of care, nurturing and safety. Madhu has worked with Dream a Dream as a designer and facilitator of our Annual Conference, Change The Script for 5 years now and has been instrumental in creating a truly unique space for education influencers to gather and collaborate in a whole new and exciting way.

 Vishal Talreja - Co-founder and Trustee; Dream a Dream; Ashoka Fellow