Artbeat Studio presented the photography exhibition “Chemically Creative” by alumnus artist Josee Wiedmer in 2011. The opening reception was held on Friday, September 16th. The exhibition ran until October 1st.
a unique community based, peer directed program that provides social supports, working art studio and gallery space, and mentorship for individuals living with mental illness for the purpose of recovery and empowerment. Artbeat Studio is a non-profit registered charity committed to decreasing stigma and discrimination that coincides with mental illness and poverty through positive action, mental health education and advocacy.
Services are provided free of charge to participants. The intended beneficiaries include each participant artist, their caregivers, the local inner city community, and society as a whole.