Digital Arts and Technology Access Program

DATA is a media arts and technology program designed for individuals on the Autism Spectrum ages 13-19. A series of summer and fall workshops will build up different creative and social skills. Students will learn a large range of media-based practices that will suit all interests in technology and art.


Sound, July 26–29, 2021
Animation, August 2–5, 2021
Monday–Thursday 9 am–1 pm
Friends and Family Showcase August 7
Cost per workshop: $100
@ Villa Maria College, 240 Pine Ridge Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225
Instructor: Nyles Moore


Space is limited to ensure proper social distancing. Students will be required to wear masks at all times. Limited scholarships are available. Please email for scholarship information and questions. 

In addition to class time is a social and lunch hour. In collaboration with Villa Maria’s Achieve Program, students will learn social skills through various activities. Lunch is provided.

Animation is the oldest form of media art. In these creative workshops, students will explore different forms of traditional and digital animation, and sound for animation to create a final animation project.

Can’t make both weeks? No problem, the work created each week will be used to create a collaborative project.


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