ArtWorks is part of Avivo’s Community Support Program in Minneapolis and supports artists living with mental illness as they create art, build community, and fight stigma around mental illness.
Through a community-focused and recovery-based approach, ArtWorks offers a multi-faceted art studio and programming that help artists set and reach their professional goals. Goals include making new art, connecting with other artists, and accessing exhibition and grant opportunities.
Contact Jes with any questions on ArtWorks by email or phone at 612.752.8282. To qualify for the art program, individuals must be living in Hennepin County, be living with a serious and persistent mental illness, and complete an intake with the Avivo Minneapolis Community Support Program. Walk-in intakes are on Tuesdays or Thursdays at 12:30 PM at 1825 Chicago Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55404. For questions about the intake, please call 612.752.8200.
Avivo ArtWorks has four components: