Badasses Only

Art is courageous

Heart is gritty

Commission A Badass
Scroll Down

Graffiti heart gets a home of our own

check out our new space

Inspiring health and art in the community

Provide Scholarships

Provide Scholarships

Education opens the door to opportunity. We support the dreams of student-artists and future shapers. We provide a platform for artists to teach others limitless street art techniques, safely.

Protect artists and their art

Protect artists and their art

Artists are so often exploited. We act as their guardians and advocates ensuring they are compensated fairly for their talents.

revitalize communities

revitalize communities

Our artists’ work shape and revitalize spaces and communities. Our art creates destinations. Where most see a gritty brick wall, we see a blank canvas.

broker and curate art

broker and curate art

We carefully select and act as an agent for our artists. Our art is raw, captivating and powerful. Our artists reveal new perspectives of beauty in all spaces.

More About Us

Show everyone your heart beats with courage

Show Everyone Your Graffiti HeArt

The only future WE should strive for, is a future to be excited about. What role are YOU playing to make it a reality? Well, if you are reading this, the answer is simple. you are the benefactor for creating beauty. you are the steward of the arts. You are supporting Graffiti HeArt. This is your chance to show aspiring artists that their dreams are worth pursuing. The real question is, will you?

Your donation will help fund art-related scholarships for the youth through our partners in education, Cleveland Institute of Art Pre-College Program, as well as urban projects aimed to revitalize our communities. Graffiti HeArt is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that has been approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt, charitable organization.

Donate Now

Sponsor spotlight

Our sponsors pave the way for the creation of more colorful communities and empowering young aspiring artists in realizing their dreams, and building credible platforms for artists to promote their art! Graffiti HeArt is grateful for our many Corporate, Community, and Educational Sponsors that help us achieve our goals, to Inspire Health and Art in the Community! Be BADASS, be a Graffiti HeArt Sponsor and be a part of this movement!

sponsor
see all sponsors

Graffiti Jargon

Baddass

Baddass

\ bad - ass \

Official Graffiti HeArt Artist, Volunteer, Student, or Donor. Even you can be a badass.

Fat cap

Fat cap

\ fat - kap \

A nozzle used for wide coverage; while practical for quickly applying fill colors, most are also useful for thick outlines as well as lettering. When used for lettering, most fat caps can produce a characteristic flare by increasing the distance between the can and the canvass mid-spray.

Hollows

Hollows

\ hol - lows \

Also referred to as “outlines” and “shells”. A hollow is a piece of graffiti that contains no fill.

Lock on

Lock on

\ lok - on \

A sculpture art in a public space, typically chained to public furniture with an old bike lock. The Lock On style is a “non destructive” form of underground art.

Stainer

Stainer

\ stane - r \

A marker used to tag with, generally with a 12 mm or 20 mm tip. In some countries such as Australia possession of these without a reason can result in an on the spot fine.

Urban art

Urban art

\ er - ban - art \

Legitimate art, usually in a graffiti style, in public places – also known as “street art’.

Our Instagram

Graffiti HeArt Brings WRDSMTH to Cleveland in August! ...

We appreciate all of the #badass sponsors for the upcoming @ @wrdsmth mural tour coming to #cleveland August 6th through the 13th💥
Tickets on sale for the August 13th party❣️ https://www.tinyurl.com/WRDSMTHCLE
Thankful to Phil & @borba2483 Mary Borba, @fittechnologies Fran Belkin OHR Rents @cleurbanwinery @platformbeerco @dayglocolor @cuyartsc @purplefilms ❣️❣️❣️❣️❣️❣️
...

We appreciate all of the #badass sponsors for the upcoming Wrdsmth mural tour coming to #cleveland August 6th through the 13th💥
Tickets on sale for the August 13th party❣️ https://www.tinyurl.com/WRDSMTHCLE
Thankful to Phil & Mary Borba, FIT Technologies Fran Belkin OHR Rents CLE Urban Winery Platform Beer Co. #dayglo Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Purple Films ❣️❣️❣️❣️❣️❣️
...

Go Guardians💥❣️ #clevelandguardians #clevelandgraffiti #guardians @indians @graffitiheart1 @beaustanton @penthouseeventscle @russelltrussofinejewelry @thisiscle @cityofcleveland @mlb @baseballhall tomhanks @foxsports @espnsportcenter @espn @mlbonfox @graffitiheart1 @graffitiheartfundraiser @232amprojects #2021 #guardian ...

Get your tickets now to the @graffitiheart1 fundraiser and party with @wrdsmth at the #graffitiheartgallery ❣️💥 @graffitiheartfundraiser ...

@graffitiheartfundraiser
@wrdsmth mural tour coming to #cleveland August 6th-13th
#wrdsmthcle21
#wrdsmthcle
Tinyurl.com/wrdsmthcle
@cuyartsc #ohrrents @purplefilms @clevemetroparks @campusinternationalschool @cleinstituteart @ridertacleveland @platformbeerco @gatewaydistrictcle @warehousedistrictcle @greatercollinwood #aandgfurniture @dayglocolor @graffitiheart1 #fischerandjirouch @cityoflakewoodohio #peacepark
* Correction ~ Madison Park is 13201 Madison Ave *
...

@graffitiheart1 brings #boysfromtheheights to #cleveland August 26-28 💥❣️ looking forward to host @mike_171 @taki183 JEC* Henry161 SJK171 and paint with some local writers 💥💥💥 in partnership with @landstudio @midtowncleinc @ishrock #graffitiheart #clevelandwalls #clevelandgraffiti #boysfromtheheights #takı #mike171 #wallwriters #graffiti #graffitiwriters ❣️✌🏽 ...

@graffitiheartfundraiser
@graffitiheart1 proud to bring @wrdsmth to #cleveland gifting more than 15 murals throughout the city this August💥❣️ #howdoilovetheetour #wrdsmthcle21 Thanks to @purplefilms @cuyartsc @platformbeerco #ohrrents
Interested in being a sponsor? Email tag@graffitiheart.org @coventrypeacecampus @ridertacleveland @clevemetroparks @cityoflakewoodohio #fischerjirouch @campusinternationalschool @cleinstituteart @platformbeerco @gatewaydistrictcle @warehousedistrictcle @dayglocolor
#graffitiheart
SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE
...

@graffitiheart1 participation in the @piano_cleveland #grandpianopursuit with artists @dont_panic_duo at the @rockhall
Make sure to check out all of the artists and locations at @piano_cleveland 🎹❣️💥
...

see our feed

Give us a shout!

Are you looking to be part of the crew? Looking to donate? Become a sponsor and be part of changing lives! Join the movement and help our youth achieve a Graffiti HeArt scholarship to the CIA Pre-College Program. Sponsor a youth scholarship, fund a wall, help revitalize a community, and contribute towards inspiring educational programs at the new Graffiti HeArt gallery! Help inject some culture and color in the community with Graffiti HeArt! Fill out the form below and we’ll get right back to you! #Art #Walls #Education…Serving our Mission Everywhere!

Sign up for our email newsletter: