Local arts organization hosts name change event

Dane Arts Mural Arts (DAMA) will change its name to Developing Artists, Murals, and Alliances, according to a statement from the organization. The group will host a “Name Change Party” event on Tuesday, Oct. 11, from 5:30–7:30 p.m., at the DAMA Mural Shop at 5004 Allis Ave. in Madison. DAMA’s revamped mission is to foster youth development through collective art experiences and to train local artists to stabilize and sustain community transformation processes.