December 2008. Province of Manitoba News Release – Announcement of Additional $50,000 in Provincial Funding. Click here to view the Release (PDF).
In December 2008, Government House hosted a special exhibition and mental health awareness-raising evening event in promotion and recognition of Artbeat Studio. Works of alumni and resident artists were exhibited. photos
Works by Meagan Brown Running from November 4 – 29, 2008
The 5th Annual ‘Expressions: Exploring Recovery Through Art’ exhibition was held on October 23rd, 2008, at Southland Community Church in Steinbach, Manitoba. Participating Artists Janice Adamson Marcus Bauer John Benningen Joanne Dumas Kelvin Adair Free Laurie Green Richard Hathaway Henry Peters Ron Richard Terisa Taylor Back to Outreach Exhibitions
Works by Ryan Smoluk Running from September 25 – October 25, 2008
Reasons for Hope – Fall 2008. “Recovery Through Art” Article by Artbeat Alumnus Laurie Green in Manitoba Schizophrenia Society Publication. Click here to view the article (PDF).
The seventh term of Artbeat Studio ran from February to July 2008. The group exhibition, entitled “Wunderkabinett”, ran from July 17th to 26th, 2008. The work of these artists will be featured in Artbeat Annual Vol. IV, available for purchase in July 2009.
The summer 2008 raku firing included both resident and alumni artists, as well as Artbeat staff and volunteers. It was held in Carman, Manitoba. photos
Julie Horbal of Sun Media features Brushing Away the Darkness biannual exhibition at Artbeat Studio. January 24, 2008. Click here to view the article (PDF).
Watch a promotional commercial about Artbeat Studio, produced in 2008.
The sixth term of Artbeat Studio ran from August 2007 to January 2008. The group exhibition, entitled “Brushing Away the Darkness”, ran from January 25th to February 2nd, 2008. The work of these artists is featured in the new release Germination: Artbeat Annual Vol. III, now available for purchase.
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 […]
Works by James Adamson Running from August 9 – 16, 2007
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.
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