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WTTW: ‘Ducks on the Mag Mile’ Celebrates Special Olympics Illinois

August 7, 2020 By Anne Cauley

By Angel Idowu SEE THE VIDEO CLIP FEATURING ARTIST ARIA CARTER HERE The pandemic is forcing Special Olympics Illinois to…
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Updates from Our Executive Director Regarding COVID-19

July 20, 2020 By The Arts of Life

Make a donation to support our efforts. July 20, 2020: I’m pleased to share that the Division of Developmental Disabilities…
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Support Chicago Arts Yard Sign

Support Chicago Arts

July 16, 2020 By Anne Cauley

We are proud to be partnering with Support Chicago Arts to rally behind arts organizations that are experiencing financial hardship…
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Studio Meeting Reflections: Self-Care

July 8, 2020 By Joshua With

The topic of self-care has taken on increased importance in a time of stay-at-home orders, disrupted routines, and witnessing and…
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Alysha Kostelny: July Artist of the Month

July 7, 2020 By Megan Harrigan

Alysha Kostelny, Mixed Face, 2019 Alysha Kostelny is our agency-wide artist of the month for July! She was selected by…
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The Ducks Have Landed!

July 6, 2020 By Megan Harrigan

Sponsor: Special Olympics Foundation Board Dozens of larger-than-life ducks have landed on the sidewalks of downtown Chicago's Magnificent Mile! The…
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Deescalation Resource Sharing

June 24, 2020 By Anne Cauley

In the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the Black Lives Matter Protests, the Arts of Life community has…
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Studio Playlist

June 12, 2020 By Vincent Uribe

Stuck at home in need of a bit of inspiration? Our studios put together some of our favorite tunes we…
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A group of four people, including new staffer Tim Ortiz, at an art reception

Meet Chicago’s Community Resources Coordinator: Tim Ortiz

June 11, 2020 By Catherine Norcott

With a background in fine art and lots of experience studying and working for progressive arts programs, we were so…
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Becky Kubica: June Artist of the Month

June 3, 2020 By Megan Harrigan

Becky Kubica has been selected as our agency-wide artist of the month for June 2020! Becky was selected by her…
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