Supporters of the Art in Public Places project

Alderman Danny Solis of the 25th Ward has teamed up with a strong group of organizations to help bring his community initiative to life:

CUAS Founders, Lauren Pacheco and Peter Kepha (Photo courtesy of Peter Kepha) The Chicago Urban Art Society, located in the Cermak Creative District, is responsible for bringing local artists to the wall. (CLICK HERE TO READ PROFILE STORY)

5847502067_2b6c068f40_q  Pawn Works Gallery has taken on the task of bringing out-of-state talent to the wall. Thus far, they’ve involved national artists and artists from abroad. (CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEO)

img_0362 Yollocalli Arts is an arts organization that provides the youth in the neighborhood with skills in various mediums from graphic design to mural making. They’ve helped the “Art in Public Places” initiative by providing artists with art supplies. (CLICK HERE TO READ Q&A)


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