ART WORKS Projects’ mission is to use design and the arts to raise
awareness of and educate the public about significant human rights issues.

 

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    The Children of Syria

    Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Middle East, Refugee & Displacement
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    Sustenance: Chicago & the Food Chain

    625 at 6:25, Chicago, Community Conversations & Workshops, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics, North America
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    House of Cards: Rebuilding

    625 at 6:25, Chicago, Community Conversations & Workshops, Documentaries, Exhibits & Installations, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics, North America, Refugee & Displacement
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    Blood/Stones

    Asia/Pacific, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Documentaries, Exhibits & Installations, Labor & Economics, Refugee & Displacement
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    Horn of Africa

    Africa, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Refugee & Displacement
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    The Missing Peace

    Africa, Community Conversations & Workshops, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Documentaries, Gender & Children's Rights Issues
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    Darfur/Darfur

    Africa, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics, Refugee & Displacement
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    Congo/Women

    Africa, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics, Refugee & Displacement
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    Transitions

    Chicago, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Europe, Exhibits & Installations, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics, North America, Refugee & Displacement, South America
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    The Prosecutors

    Africa, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Documentaries, Europe, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, South America
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    Sanctuary/Sustenance: The Story of Many Journeys

    Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, North America, Refugee & Displacement, South America
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    We All We Got

    625 at 6:25, Chicago, Community Conversations & Workshops, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Refugee & Displacement
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    Faces of the Child Migrant Crisis

    Africa, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Refugee & Displacement
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    Product of Mexico

    625 at 6:25, Chicago, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, North America, Refugee & Displacement
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    Workshop to Change the World

    625 at 6:25, Chicago, Community Conversations & Workshops, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics, North America
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    I Dream of Congo

    Africa, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Food & Resource Access, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Refugee & Displacement
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    43: The Aftermath of a Disappearance

    625 at 6:25, Exhibits & Installations, North America
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    At What Cost

    Africa, Asia/Pacific, Community Conversations & Workshops, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Documentaries, Europe, Exhibits & Installations, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics, North America, South America
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    Women Between Peace & War

    Asia/Pacific, Conflict & Post-Conflict, Exhibits & Installations, Gender & Children's Rights Issues, Labor & Economics
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    Sanctuary/Sustenance: The Story of Many Journeys

    625 N. Kingsbury

    screen-shot-2016-12-14-at-1-57-58-pmART WORKS Projects is pleased to announce our spring exhibition Sanctuary/Sustenance: The Story of Many Journeys. Through photographs, moving graphics, and music, viewers have an opportunity to trace the journey of a family during the catastrophic events of displacement, on a path to sanctuary, and through the long process of rebuilding life in a new community. Sanctuary/Sustenance aims to raise the public consciousness of these issues to a wide variety of people, and facilitate conversations about our collective responsibility to welcome refugees and encourage policy makers to act in favor of fundamental human rights for refugees and asylum seekers.

     

    625 at 6:25

     

    Opening Reception
    Thursday, February 9; 6:25 – 8:00pm
    625 N. Kingsbury, Chicago

     

     

    Resettlement Realities
    Saturday, March 11; time TBD
    625 N. Kingsbury, Chicago

     

     

    Living on the Margins - Refugees Surviving Torture & Beyond
    Thursday, April 6; 6:25 - 8:30 p.m.
    625 N. Kingsbury, Chicago

     

     

    Youth, Culture, & Assimilation
    Thursday, May 18; 6:25 - 8:30 p.m.
    625 N. Kingsbury, Chicago

     

     

    625 at 6:25  is ART WORKS Projects’ cornerstone program designed to give audiences the opportunity to learn about and discuss a range of regional and global human rights and social justice topics with photographers, journalists, diplomats, academics, advocates, and humanitarian providers. Questions and conversations are highly encouraged.

     

    These programs are free and open to the public. For parking information and directions to our studio click here.

     

     

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