Jun 12

Healing IL Art Workshop: Intersectionality of Race, Disability, and LGBTQ+

Saturday, June 12, 2021

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Building Intersectional Disability Communities Through Art + Conversation Series

Join us for our Healing IL series workshop to advance racial equity and build community through conversation and art for disabled people of color. The series features conversations and art workshops with disabled artists of color reflecting on three themes.

  • Remembering People We Lost due to Police Violence and Racism/Ableism
  • Intersectionality of Race, Disability, and LGBTQ+
  • Freedom and Celebration of Intersectional Identities

Additional Creative AdvocacyArt Workshop Series Date:
June 19th: Register at: http://bit.ly/0619Workshop
This Creative Advocacy Art Workshops is from 1:30pm to 3pm.  Limit to 10 participants.

Upcoming Conversation Series Date:
June 15th: Register at https://tinyurl.com/healingilconvo3
This conversations is from 6 to 7:30pm.

Accessibility Information:
ASL Interpreters and live captioning will be provided. If there are additional accommodations that you would like for us to address, email Timotheus at tgordo7@uic.edu or Kelly at hsieh@uic.edu.

University of IL Chicago Institute on Disability and Human Development (UIC IDHD), Chicagoland Disabled People of Color Coalition (Chicagoland DPOCC), Access Living, and Disability Culture Activism Lab (DCAL), Department of Art Therapy and Counseling at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC)

The Illinois Department of Human Services in partnership with The Chicago Community Trust.


Kelly Hsieh