Determination. Bravery. Creativity. These are just some of the gifts of Elisha, Tim, Jean, Christianne, and Mike celebrated at the Arts of Life Chicago Awards Show 2017. Arts of Life is an art studio that provides artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities a collective space to expand their practice and strengthen their leadership.

Each year they host a celebration of the artists who at the Arts of Life Chicago studio. Every artist received a unique award for their accomplishments in 2017, and showcased their best piece of the year. 

L'Arche friends went along to cheer on and celebrate their housemates at the Awards Show. 

Enjoy the photos from the night, and please take a look at the beautiful art that Elisha, Tim, Jean, Christianne, and Mike create!

Tim

Tim

Elisha

Elisha

Jean

Jean

Christianne

Christianne