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Art Saves Lives – Fundraiser Celebration!

View Event Photos on Facebook   Join us for our Fundraiser Celebration! Art Saves Lives ART AUCTION & CONCERT Friday, April 28, 2017, 7PM at Graffiti Gallery 109 Higgins Ave, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 0B5 art by Artbeat Alumni music by Dirty Catfish Brass Band and Bart House Band $40 / ticket or in person at Upbeat Artworks Please share this campaign […]

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Video | Art Saves Lives – Kathleen Crosby

-Alumnus artist Kathleen Crosby discusses her recovery journey with Artbeat Studio. Artbeat Studio urgently needs your financial support. As we celebrate 12 years of unique community based, peer directed mental health and arts programming, we ask for your help in keeping our doors open. We must raise $150,000 by April 30th to continue providing services that directly […]

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“Artbeat has changed my life.”

Sue Wonnek, Artbeat Studio Alumnus | March 2017 Artbeat Studio has been and continues to be a viable part of my recovery journey. I began volunteering in 2010 and was accepted into the six month residency program in August 2010. Prior to Artbeat I rarely left my house. If I did it was for medical […]

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Video | Art Saves Lives – Kyla Betker

Alumni artist and current board member Kyla Betker discusses her journey with Artbeat Studio. Artbeat Studio urgently needs your financial support. As we celebrate 12 years of unique community based, peer directed mental health and arts programming, we ask for your help in keeping our doors open. We must raise $150,000 by April 30th to continue providing […]

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Collage Making Workshop in support of Artbeat Studio

Collage Making Workshop hosted by Brandon University Psychiatric Nursing Program – Winnipeg Campus in support of Artbeat Studio and Partners for Mental Health! Featuring Cory Derksen assisted by Shena Alcock, Artbeat Studio Alumni Monday, March 13, 2017 6:30 – 9:00PM Brandon University Campus Winnipeg Site 491 Portage Avenue – Basement Level – Classroom #2 Tickets […]

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Ryan Smoluk Artist Talk + Installation at Millennium Library

Artbeat Studio Alumni, Ryan Smoluk is a talented artist in many mediums with artwork shown locally and throughout North America. Ryan is currently exhibiting his artworks at the Millennium Library, open to the public for viewing. Please join us for Ryan Smoluk’s artist talk as he shares his story on art, mental health and recovery. […]

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Alumnus Tara Davis’ Studio Boutique featured in Vogue

Artbeat Studio Alumnus Tara Davis’ Studio Boutique was highlighted in Vogue as a “must” visit while in Winnipeg: Vogue.com | NOVEMBER 1, 2016 | by ALYSSA SCHWARTZ A Trip to Canada’s Prairies—Vaguely Exotic, Totally Obscure, and an Absolute Must-Visit Destination Among the musts: Tara Davis Studio Boutique for handcrafted jewelry, lithographed neighborhood maps, and ironic […]

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Artbeat Alumnus Ildiko Nova feature: Roma Storyteller

DangerousWomenProject.org | 3rd November 2016 Ildiko Nova was born in Hungary in 1966. She has been doing art since she was a child. Though she is mostly self-taught in art, she also took courses in watercolour at George Brown College in Toronto. Ildiko does different media such as spontaneous marker drawings, illustrations and acrylic paintings, uses […]

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Book Launch: Essence Artbeat Annual 11

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Artbeat Studio included in Uniquely Manitoba 2016 Catalogue

Artbeat Studio is included in the Uniquely Manitoba 2016 Catalogue, featuring alumni artists Opal-Lynn Gosselin, Kailyn Pederson, Diamond Doug Keith, Laurie Mackenzie, and Michael Patrick Turner. view Uniquely Manitoba 2016 Catalogue  

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Alumnus Ildiko Nova featured in Understorey Magazine

Understorey Magazine | Vital Writing and Visual Art by Canadian Women Artwork by Artbeat Studio alumnus Ildiko Nova is featured in Issue Eight: Women and Justice of Understorey Magazine in 2016, along with poetry by Andrea Nicki.

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CTV National News: Beauty from the Unexpected

From the streets to the gallery: Homeless artist wants to end stigma Jill Macyshon | Jeff Lagerquist, CTVNews.ca | June 6, 2016 The streets of Winnipeg are Jamie Hogaboam’s studio, gallery, and home. His cardboard sign reads “homeless artist living with mental illness.” Another requests $5 donations for postcard-size paintings. Chronic depression, severe anxiety, and a […]

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Artbeat Alumnus Ryan Smoluk exhibition “Culture Shock” at Actual Gallery

Ryan Smoluk, Culture Shock Friday, June 10, 2016 7:00pm – Saturday, July 23, 2016 5:00pm Winnipeg artist Ryan Smoluk will open his first commercial gallery exhibition, Culture Shock, curated by his mentor and renowned artist Diana Thorneycroft. Culture Shock will showcase Ryan’s rich and complex paintings and sculptures – each with their own intricate story and journey. Smoluk has […]

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‘People of the Peg’ Donation

Artbeat Studio gratefully acknowledges the support of Kanisha Szekely’s film People of the Peg: Discover Winnipeg’s Art. $1,700 was raised in support of the Artbeat Studio Operating Fund. People of the Peg: Discover Winnipeg’s Art is a three-part mini-documentary featuring three Winnipeg artists who have been affected by mental illness. Not only does this film […]

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Alumnus Ildiko Nova featured in ASLI Magazine

ASLI Artist Ildiko Nova creates a piece of visual art to bring awareness of senseless industrialization and the impact it has on our planet Ildiko Nova, 49, from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is presently volunteering with a group in a community studio where she learns about Aboriginal culture, as well as facilitating art activities to different communities and […]

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