Using a camera is so exciting that my hand shakes when I hold it.

—6th grade student, IS 237, Queens


Media. Arts. Education.


Making a Difference


Magic Box student Richmond Anyeti (Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis High School) won Second Place in Digital Photography in the 2014 Citywide Graphics Competition.


6th grade filmmakers were interviewed on WNYC at the premiere of their video about the impact of Hurricane Sandy in their neighborhood.



Magic Box Executive Director Nelle Stokes is one of the original contributors to the NYC Department of Education's Blueprint for the Moving Image.

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See what our students are creating in our media arts residencies.

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Magic Box brought the extraordinary into my classroom.
— Elisa De Gregorio, visual arts teacher, NYC high school