We use science fiction to encourage young women and nonbinary youth to dream big and empower them with skills to build alternative futures. Our free Summer Institute provides Brooklyn teens with space to explore science and tech through art and writing, growing their confidence and skills while dreaming new futures for themselves and their communities. Learn more.

Our Last Week & Portfolio Showcase!

Our last week at the Octavia Project was busier than ever, and we want to tell you all about it!

We welcomed two more guest teachers, artist Miatta Kawinzi and literary agent Sarah Bolling…

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Another Two Weeks of Building, Coding, Imagining!

We’re more than halfway through Summer 2018, and it’s been flying by! These last few weeks have been full of coding, world-building, and art–and we’re excited to share it all with you now.

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The Start of An Amazing New Summer!

Welcome to the start of a new summer at the Octavia Project! We’re so excited to give you a taste of all the art-making, science, writing, and community-building that’s happened in our first two weeks!

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