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Screen Printing Workshop at ACERO Brighton Park Elementary School – January 2024 Link

Screen Printing Workshop at ACERO Brighton Park Elementary School – January 2024

We are thrilled to share an exciting update from our recent collaboration with ACERO Brighton Park Elementary School, located on Chicago’s vibrant south side. As part of our ongoing mission to make art accessible to all, we had the pleasure of conducting a captivating screen printing workshop with the...

Feb 12, 2024
Art Auction Corporate Event: ZS Cares Supports One Of The Top Nonprofits in Chicago Link

Art Auction Corporate Event: ZS Cares Supports One Of The Top Nonprofits in Chicago

Looking for corporate event ideas? If so, you’re going to love this. Over the last few years, IPaintMyMind has had the distinct pleasure of working with ZS Cares via their Evanston, IL office to support art programs in Chicago and nationwide. A campaign that is nationwide with 3 offices...

Aug 12, 2023
Corporate Events in 2023: Experiences Over Everything, How Art Engages & Connects Link

Corporate Events in 2023: Experiences Over Everything, How Art Engages & Connects

We’ve all been to our fair share of corporate events. Most of them aren’t exceedingly memorable. There’s a few keynote speakers, some catered food, and maybe an icebreaker or two. Instead of inspiring connection within a team, most corporate events are simply a break from the usual work day...

Jan 09, 2023
A Conversation With Jerry Saltz at the WNDR Museum Link

A Conversation With Jerry Saltz at the WNDR Museum

Kicking off his tour for a new book entitled Art is Life: Icons and Iconoclasts, Visionaries and Vigilantes, and Flashes of Hope in the Night, Jerry Saltz joined us for an evening at the WNDR Museum on November 4th. We invited teachers from our Shared Walls cohort to come...

Nov 30, 2022
One Two Pru Palooza Recap Link

One Two Pru Palooza Recap

If you’ve ever gazed at Chicago’s impressive skyline with awe–which all of us have, let’s face it–you’ll recognize the iconic Two Pru building. Its characteristic pyramid-like top is finished with a dramatic spire, giving it the look of the world’s most massive sharpened pencil. However, less visible from the...

Aug 02, 2022
MOW Screen Printing Workshop at Northwest Middle School Link

MOW Screen Printing Workshop at Northwest Middle School

Last month, we had a bunch of workshops at partner schools across the city. We packed the Mural On Wheels chock full of screen printing materials. At each school, we demonstrated how to pull a print, before helping students screen print their own t-shirts in the colors of their...

Jul 11, 2022
How Art Fairs Are Adapting Amid COVID Concerns This Fall Link

How Art Fairs Are Adapting Amid COVID Concerns This Fall

Since early 2020 contemporary art fairs have been scrambling to keep tabs on Covid, think ahead without panicking, while also understanding that the show must go on. And to some degree, it will, whether Frieze’s online NYC version earlier this year or Art Basel Miami recently canning their in-person...

Nov 02, 2020
Give Tobe Nwigwe All Your Money. Link

Give Tobe Nwigwe All Your Money.

Tobe Nwigwe is a beacon. He wears his inner joy and sense of self proudly on his sleeves, naturally taking to the evolutionary bent of 2020, Covid-19, and the Black Lives Matter movement. He’s released his music without a record label, and in collaboration with his partner, Fat, and...

Oct 01, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity: Hang an Art Gallery In a Public School With IPaintMyMind Link

Volunteer Opportunity: Hang an Art Gallery In a Public School With IPaintMyMind

Have you been looking for an exciting opportunity to get involved with the city’s vibrant art community? Or perhaps some training in art hanging and handling? This is the perfect time to lend your energy to one of Chicago’s art nonprofits. IPaintMyMind’s unique Shared Walls™ program gives one free...

Aug 03, 2020
The 15 Best Chicago Art Events of 2020 Link

The 15 Best Chicago Art Events of 2020

If you believe in the fantastic powers of art, then you understand that art is more than visual beauty. Art locates potential. It helps us find the potential in ourselves. Is it odd that what we are able to create from, say, ink and paper, gives us a feeling...

Feb 24, 2020