Showing posts from September, 2012
OUTTAKES The Fourth Annual Disability Culture Cabaret
October, 5th, 2012 6:30 PM Access Living 115 West Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL
Featured Artists Pennie Brinson David Jones Mathew Ramirez Gary Arnold Mike Ervin
With Los Angeles guest performer Ann Stocking
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Personal Assistants , Narrative Description and Sign Language Interpreters will be provided
Presented By: Access Living Bodies of Work: A Network of Disability Arts and Culture Department of Disability and Human Development at University of Illinois at Chicago
This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency, and support from The Chicago Community Trust and CityArts Grant
Website: Facebook Page: Twitter:!/BodiesOfWork ______________

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NEW LOCATION ADDED – We have added a group at the Albany Park Community Center (APCC) on Chicago’s northwest side on Wednesday nights from 6 pm to 9 pm. The downtown group at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will continue on Sundays from 12 Noon to 4 pm.

Near CTA Lines – Both locations are within moments of CTA Train and Bus Lines. Limited transportation vouchers are available with registration.
Weekends or Week Nights – Now participants have the flexibility of a weekend group or a week night group. SAIC group meets Sundays from 12 Noon to 4 pm. APCC group meets Wednesdays from 6 pm to 9 pm.
All groups are free for veterans and service members. Exact address and room numbers will be available during registration.
TO REGISTER: Call773-433-3252 or with your name and a  phone number where you may be reached.
Please indicate:
SAIC, Sunday group (12 noon to …

Fall is here!


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Call for Entries: Touched by Fire
Touched by Fire is an annual juried exhibition that celebrates the work of artists with mood disorders such as depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. The exhibition will be held Thursday, November 15, 2012, at Cooper’s Fine Art Gallery in Toronto, Ontario.
Once again, SAIC has been invited to be a part of this exhibition. This year 10 SAIC students, faculty, and staff will have the opportunity to show their work at this one-evening event that draws more than 700 viewers.
Key information Deadline: Friday, October 19, 2012, 4:00 p.m. Notification of acceptance: Friday, October 26, 2012 Exhibition: Thursday, November 15, 2012
Eligibility The competition is open to SAIC students, faculty, and staff affected by a mood disorder.
Click herefor more details about submitting your work to Touched by Fire.


UIC’s Asian American Stud…
2012 IATA Conference 
Saturday, October 27, 2012   7:30 am - 7:00 pm
School of the Art Institute of Chicago

REGISTRATION IS OPEN  To register, access the online conference brochure and the online registration form (also from the drop-down selection under Annual Conference). Hard copy brochures will be available and mailed to all members the first week in September.  ____
World Alzheimer Day Friday, September 21, 2012 1:30 - 3:30 PM Reception to follow Register now! Space is limited. Register early to ensure a seat. Register online. Click to view our Save the Date. Academic Office 320 East Superior Street Chicago, IL 60611 Phone: (312) 908-9339 Fax: (312) 908-8789
Neurobehavior and Memory Clinic
676 N. St. Clair Street Suite 945