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Chicago Artist Writers: “All Well and Good” at Circle Contemporary

April 18, 2019 By Anne Cauley

By Cody Tumblin Circle Contemporary’s latest exhibition, All Well and Good, features nine artists who, often with unconventional approaches to their…
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Voices from Inside the Studio: The Right to Communication

April 15, 2019 By Christea Parent

The Chicago Studio discusses our rights and responsibilities around communication, featuring an emotions chart made by Jean Wilson and Alex…
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Thoughts on Creativity from Chicago Studio Volunteers

April 12, 2019 By Catherine Norcott

Volunteers contribute in so many ways to the rich creative community at Arts of Life.  They are active in the…
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Brian Reed’s Demo at School for Little Children

April 12, 2019 By Diane Florian

“Brian has been volunteering here for a long time now. He’s an enthusiastic, joyful, and great participant that we’ve had…
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A special guest for Art Talk

April 12, 2019 By Lexi Krebs

This month the North Shore studio got a visit from Tatijana Jacenkiw, a local pastel artists, for Art Talk.  Armed…
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Voices from Inside the Studio: An Introductory Conversation on Human Rights

March 19, 2019 By Christea Parent

This month at the Chicago studio we began an ongoing discussion about our rights. For the next few months, we’ll…
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Ted Hamel: The Nevada northern vs. Evil Demon Bugs

March 15, 2019 By Lexi Krebs

Ted Hamel's latest string of drawings all seems to depict elaborate stories that play out on the paper featuring featuring Harry…
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North Shore Spotlight: Anna Kramer

March 15, 2019 By Diane Florian

Meet North Shore’s amazing Personal Care Studio Assistant! Anna joined us in August of 2018. She holds degrees in Painting…
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A Shared Life: Remembering Bobby Verran (1948-2019)

February 19, 2019 By Catherine Norcott

After knowing Bobby Verran for a little over a year I was offered an invitation: to get a slice of…
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In Good Company

February 18, 2019 By Vincent Uribe

Arts of Life recently celebrated the opening of a landmark public exhibition, In Good Company at the Chicago Cultural Center. The exhibition is on…
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