Chicago Studio Awards Show Recap
Last month at the Chicago Studio we celebrated the accomplishments of all our artists at the annual 2017 Awards Show.
Complete with paparazzi, the celebration included a gallery exhibition showcasing the best work created by each Chicago Studio artist this year.
Whisk and Logan Square Dinner Share generously donated food for a sit down dinner, and Middle Brow Beer Co. donated delicious craft brews.
The artists and the awards they won are as follows:
Maria Vanik: Circle Award
Alysha Kostelny: Circle Award
Stefan Harhaj: Enthusiasm Award
Antonio (Tony) Perez: Friendship Award
Elisha Preston: Personality Award
Alexander Scott: Self-Awareness Award
Tim Stone: Determination Award
Robert (Bobby) Verran: Integrity Award
Kelly Stone: Kindness Award
Bill Lilly: Growth Award
Mike Marino: Independence Award
Christianne Msall: Bravery Award
Christina Zion: Rock Star Award
Kris Schenkel: Professionalism Award
Lee Draus: Self Advocacy Award
Hubert Posey: Role Model Award
Debbie Vasquez: Mendel Brondfeld Award
Lawrence Moragne: Ann Gunsberg Award
Linda Ruzga: Veronica Cuculich Award
Susan (Sue) Pasowicz: Wooden Shoes Award
Benjamin (Benji) Torres: Learning Award
Frances Roberts: Artistic Expression Award
Carolyn (Carrie) Kelley: Artistic Expression Award
Isamu Guy Conners: Teaching Award
Jean Wilson: Creativity Award
David Krueger: Artist of the Year
It was a special night that brought together staff, family, friends, volunteers and artists in order to show how proud the community is of our amazing, creative artists.