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Struggling against stigma

DAVID ANDREATTA From Saturday’s Globe and Mail Published Monday, Nov. 05 2007, 11:12 AM EST   When Nigel Bart decided that his experience reining in his demons made him ideally suited to fill a counsellor opening at a Winnipeg public mental health agency, it had been seven years since he had been tormented by the voices […]

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Aliens & Make-up

Works by James Adamson Running from August 9 – 16, 2007  

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Fireflowers

The fifth term of Artbeat Studio ran from February to July 2007. The group exhibition, entitled “Fireflowers”, ran from July 19th to 28th, 2007. The work of these artists is featured in the new release Germination: Artbeat Annual Vol. III, now available for purchase.

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Raku Firing Summer 2007

The summer 2007 raku firing included both resident and alumni artists, as well as Artbeat staff and volunteers. It was held in Carman, Manitoba. photos

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What Box?

The fourth term of Artbeat Studio ran from August 2006 to January 2007. The group exhibition, entitled “What Box?”, ran from January 19th to 27th, 2007. The work of these artists is featured in Realities: Artbeat Annual Vol. II, now available for purchase.

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Studio Central Open House

In January 2007, Studio Central hosted an Open House at 444 Kennedy. View photos here: photos

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Artistic Vision: Innovative Program Empowers Through Art

Fall 2006. Working Together, a Magazine of the Winnipeg Foundation features “Artistic Vision: Innovative Program Empowers Through Art”, an article about Artbeat Studio. Click here to view the article (PDF)

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Visionary Art: The Art of Nigel Bart

Clinical Psychiatry News August 2006. Deeanna Franklin interviews Artbeat Studio founder Nigel Bart. Click here to view the article (PDF).

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Creating Art, Creating a Healthier Outlook

Struggling program gives mentally ill work experience, builds self-esteem Lorne Roberts. Winnipeg Free Press. Thursday July 27, 2006. AS long as there have been humans, there’s been mental illness. Anthropologists have observed that almost every culture that has ever existed has sought, to one degree or another, to accommodate and provide for those living with […]

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Alternate Frequencies

The third term of Artbeat Studio ran from February to July 2006. The group exhibition, entitled “Alternate Frequencies”, ran from July 21st to 29th, 2006. The work of these artists is featured in Realities: Artbeat Annual Vol. II, now available for purchase.

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“Celebration Recovery” National Conference 2006

Artbeat Studio, Inc. & the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society, Inc. hosted Celebration Recovery: “Voices of Resiliency” the Schizophrenia Society of Canada 2006 National Conference. The event was held on July 13, 2006. Participating Artists James Adamson Yuri Andrejowich Ron Arnason Marcus Bauer Meagan Brown Mark Carruthers Barbara Chatelain Tara Davis Crystal Duncan Kelvin Adair Free Hildi Janzen Chris […]

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Raku Firing Summer 2006

The summer 2006 raku firing included both resident and alumni artists, as well as Artbeat staff and volunteers. It was held in Carman, Manitoba. photos

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Arts and MINDS

New program empowers artists living with mental illness to access their creativity Lorne Roberts. Winnipeg Free Press. Thursday January 26, 2006. Click here to view the article (PDF)

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Night Light: Keep the Monsters Away

The second term of Artbeat Studio ran from August 2005 to January 2006. The group exhibition, entitled “Night Light: Keep the Monsters Away”, ran from January 20th to 27th, 2006. The work of these artists is featured in Illumination: Artbeat Annual Vol. I, now available for purchase.

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CBC Radio interviews Nigel Bart

Jian Ghomeshi, of CBC radio interviews Nigel Bart, Studio Facilitator in January of 2006. Click here to listen.

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