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Fox32: Suburban man with cerebral palsy inspires others with his artwork

December 12, 2019 By Anne Cauley

CHICAGO - An artist in the northwest suburbs is illustrating the potential of having a disability. He is using his nearly paralyzed…
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Disparate Minds: Dave Krueger

August 15, 2019 By Anne Cauley

Heavily driven by an ongoing fascination with pop culture, Dave Krueger’s maximalist aesthetic is defined by dense systems of geometric…
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ABC7: Arts of Life celebrates abilities, creativity

June 4, 2019 By Anne Cauley

By Hosea Sanders and Marissa N. Isang CHICAGO (WLS) -- For nearly two decades Arts of Life has been dedicated to providing artists…
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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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Ace Hotel: Interview with ‘Triple Threat’ Hector Jones

January 23, 2019 By Anne Cauley

SC: When I first met you, you described yourself as a “triple threat.” Can you explain what you meant by…
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Ace Hotel: “I Feel It In My Lungs, It Makes Me Happy”: An Interview with Arts of Life Artist Danny Frownfelter

December 18, 2018 By Anne Cauley

Danny Frownfelter wants you to know that his birthday is March 30th. The Arts of Life artist also wants you…
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Chicago Tribune: Nature is His Inspiration, He is Ours

November 30, 2018 By admin

... Viau creates his artwork at Arts of Life in Glenview, a studio that supports adult artists with intellectual and…
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Press Release: Middle Brow Beer Co. Continues Their Brut-iful Beer Can Designs

October 15, 2018 By admin

Middle Brow Beer Company and Arts of Life are back at it again, collaborating on productions of two new Brut…
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Chicago Magazine: How Artists Helped Propel Chicago’s Disability Rights Movement

October 5, 2018 By Anne Cauley

Nonprofits like Access Living have stood as some of these artists’ greatest allies. The organization Arts of Life, established in…
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WGN: Lighthouses on Mag Mile reflect artists’ personal journey with disabilities

July 9, 2018 By Anne Cauley

Summer crowds on Michigan Avenue have probably noticed the lighthouses dotting the sidewalks. Each of them was designed by an…
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