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Video | Art Saves Lives – Tara Davis

-Alumnus artist Tara Davis explains how Artbeat Studio nurtures community, empowerment, and recovery.  Thanks to all our generous individual, group, and corporate donors – we have surpassed our 2017 need of $150,000 to keep Artbeat’s doors open! Donations towards Artbeat Studio’s sustainability are still gratefully accepted. Will you support us in decreasing the stigma and […]

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Summer Position available for Students: Project / Special Event Assistant

  Duration: mid-May to mid-August 2017, $12.00/hour Artbeat Studio Inc. is 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 […]

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Studio Central Bulletin: Apr 25- May 5, 2017

  April 28th- Join us for our Fundraiser Celebration, 7 pm at the Graffiti Gallery, Art by Artbeat Alumni, music by Dirty Catfish Brass Band & Bart House Band, $40 tickets.   May 5-26- Stained Glass workshop every Friday in May. Learn to cut, grind, foil and much more. $10 registration fee due May 4th. Limited space […]

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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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Studio Central Bulletin: Apr 11-21, 2017

  April 14th- Studio Central will be closed for Good Friday.         To enroll in Studio Central’s programs please call 204-943-8290 to register. You can download a PDF print version of the Bulletin here.      

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Nigel and Lucille on CBC Radio with Sarah Penton

Nigel Bart (Studio Facilitator) and Lucille Bart (Executive Director) were interviewed by Sarah Penton of CBC Radio on April 5, 2017. They discussed the Art Saves Lives fundraising campaign to Artbeat Studio’s doors open.

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Art studio helping people with mental illness at risk of closing

CTV Winnipeg | March 25, 2017 A Winnipeg studio that benefits people living with mental illness is at risk of shutting its doors. Artbeat Studio has lost a major source of funding through the federal government. To get it through, it needs to raise $150,000 by the end of April. Right now, it’s halfway to its […]

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Winnipeg studio that helps those suffering from mental illness may be forced to close its doors

Global News | Brittany Greenslade| Focus Manitoba | March 27, 2017 Artbeat Studio is paving the road to mental health recovery for many Manitobans. The community based studio has been a safe haven for many who take part in its residency program. But now it’s in the midst of a financial battle and at risk of […]

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Studio Central Bulletin: Mar 28 – Apr 7, 2017

  March 27th- The Community Wellness Initiative (CWI) presents: Health and Wellness Fair from 2-3 pm on the main floor of 444 Kennedy Street. Providing community residents with information on local resources. Door prizes, snacks and refreshments will be provided.          To enroll in Studio Central’s programs please call 204-943-8290 to register. You can […]

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Artbeat Studio aims to raise $150K amid funding shortfall, to help artists with mental health issues

Having helped hundreds coping with mental illness in the past 12 years, the non-profit art program is in jeopardy due to lack of funds. Winnipeg Metro | Jessica Botelho-Urbanski | For Metro Published | Thu Mar 23 2017   For hundreds of adults living with mental health issues, Artbeat Studio has provided an outlet to socialize and heal for […]

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ShawTV interviews Nigel Bart

Blair Malazdrewich |  ShawTV Winnipeg | March 23, 2017 We chat with Artbeat Studio Inc who enable consumers of mental health services to engage in artistic expression that promotes recovery, empowerment and community.

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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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Studio Central Bulletin: Mar 14 – 24, 2017

March 3-24 Dignity- Works by Clint Roscoe at Artbeat Studio Inc. Join us at 4-62 Albert St. for First Friday!  March 15- Painting: Acrylic- renowned artist Peter McConville returns to teach us his unique style. You don’t want to miss it! March 17- St. Patrick’s Day Volunteer Appreciation- Please join us for an afternoon of celebration including live […]

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