Drawstring Magazine – Artist Spotlight

March 2, 2021 By Anne Cauley

March 2020 "Arts of Life is a wonderful collaborative community for artists with developmental and intellectual disabilities providing a supportive…
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New City: The Revolution Starts Here: Chicagoans Imagining a More Just Art World

December 10, 2020 By Anne Cauley

BY KERRY CARDOZA Months of protests following the latest wave of police murders and major disruptions due to the pandemic have…
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Jean Wilson, Hot Chili Lips

New York Magazine: 10 Cheaper Than Usual Artworks That Support a Good Cause

December 10, 2020 By Anne Cauley

By Liza Corsillo In April, 187 New York photographers — among them Pari Dukovic, Jason Nocito, and Justine Kurland — donated prints…
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Arts of Life Awarded $160,000 Grant from The Coleman Foundation

October 30, 2020 By Anne Cauley

Arts of Life is being recognized for its work as an independent community day service to support adult artists with…
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Art on theMART

Art on theMART to Resume November 12 with New Projections by Joffrey Ballet, the Art Institute of Chicago and Arts of Life

October 15, 2020 By Anne Cauley

30-Minute Program to Run Nightly at 7:00 and 7:30 p.m. through December 30 CHICAGO – In partnership with Chicago’s Department…
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WGN: Non-profit art studio emerges as creative outlet for artists with disabilities

September 9, 2020 By Anne Cauley

by: WGN Web Desk, Erin Ivory CHICAGO — Aria Carter has been sketching haute couture fashion for as long as she can…
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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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Support Chicago Arts Yard Sign

Support Chicago Arts – New Items Added!

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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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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