We Are Beautiful Art! ©

We Are Beautiful Art! © is a program for elders with Alzheimer's and/or dementia developed by Maritza Mosquera.

Since 2014, Mosquera has worked with various organizations in developing unique diverse art and creative programs that add meaning, joy and vibrant sense of well being to the daily lives of people experiencing cognitive impairment due to dementia and/or Alzheimer’s disease.

Her goals is to offer respectful, loving and creative space where participants in all levels of their mental capacity can create unique art works and learn about and experience great artworks through lessons, museum visits and strong creative curriculum.

  • WE are ART© with Jewish Association on Aging, Pittsburgh 2017 to present

  • Elder Arts with Pittsburgh Filmmakers / Pittsburgh Center for the Arts 2016

  • Community of Care/TimeSlips with the Southwest Veterans Administration, Pennsylvania 2018