Welcome to the Prison Arts Coalition

The Prison Arts Coalition (PAC) is an independent space providing information and resources for people creating art in and around the American prison system.

Please explore this site to

  • learn more about the Coalition,
  • follow regular blog posts,
  • browse the gallery of artwork,
  • check out events and jobs across the US,
  • find art programs across the US, and
  • search resources for books, articles, films, and other publications

About the Banner Image: Un-Natural Progression by Nathan Edwards

This painting by Nathan Edwards was featured in the 15th Annual Exhibition of the Prison Creative Arts Project (PCAP) in Michigan in 2010. To see more images from the exhibition, please click here.


Do you have an image you’d like to see as the banner on this site? Please contact us with your image(s).


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