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Blogs

Evanston Made at Bucephalus Bikes

Thank you, Bucephalus Bikes, for hosting our exhibition in conjunction with Evanston Made 2017! On June 3rd, The Arts of Life teamed up with other local artists and arts organizations to celebrate Evanston's vibrant art scene! At the reception art patrons dined on Sesame Noodles courtesy of Lulus in Evanston amid artwork from 30 different artists. There is still time to see the exhibit!

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Transition Planning Insights

After high school, young adults explore their passions and interests and make decisions about what they want to do and the kind of community they wish to be a part of. Young adults with disabilities are no different. They want to find opportunities where they can pursue meaningful work, develop their skills, and find acceptance and acknowledgement for what they contribute to their communities.  

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#ILGiveCommunity Donation Prize Schedule (6pm May 30 - 6pm May 31)

#ILGiveCommunity starts at 6:00pm! This is a state-wide 24-hour online fundraising event​ (from 

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New Mission and Priorities

The Arts of Life artists, staff, and board have approved and adopted a new mission statement to guide the studio’s priorities, programs, and partnerships into the future. Since it’s inception, the studio's focus has been bringing creatives from all backgrounds together to learn from each other and grow both collectively and individually. Building on the success of their seventeen years, The Arts of Life will continue to strengthen the creative community through leadership and collaboration.  

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Thank You, Bradish Associates & Socius Insurance Services!

A big THANK YOU to our friends at Bradish Associates, LTD. and Socius Insurance Services Inc. for supporting The Arts of Life!

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#ILGiveCommunity Kicks Off Summer Leap

Save the Date as we kickoff our Summer Leap fundraising campaign on May 30th, 2017, just in time for #ILGiveCommunity!

What is #ILGiveCommunity? This new state-wide 24-hour online fundraising event​ (from 6pm May 30th until 6pm May 31st)​ empowers individuals like you to support local nonprofits that are tackling our communities’ most critical issues.

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Volunteers Needed: Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

**UPDATE** As of June 2017, we have reached the maximum number of Pitchfork volunteers allowed and cannot amend the schedule! Please reach out in May 2018 if you're interested in participating next year.

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Meet North Shore Artist Daniel Frownfelter

            Each day at the studio, Daniel Frownfelter arrives before other artists and immediately gets to work. After greeting the staff who are already here, Frownfelter puts his lunch in the refrigerator, sets his things down next to his chair, and starts doing the work. From there, his creativity rarely stops. At lunch, Dan can be found working on a coloring book. In meetings, he is filling a sketchbook.

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Welcome to the Team, Ariella!

As our former Art Coordinator pioneers his new role as Art Director, the Chicago Studio was overjoyed to offer Ariella Miller a spot on the team.

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