(ART)WARENESS 2015. A Chicago event for suicide prevention and mental health (Oct 15)



Hope For The Day’s (ART)WARENESS returns to Salvage One on Thursday Oct. 15. The third annual fall art show features more than 50 works with an emphasis on Chicago artists. 100% of proceeds will go to HFTD’s youth programs for suicide prevention and mental health.

HFTD focuses on suicide prevention and mental health education through self-expression platforms to achieve outreach, education, and prevention. In America, suicide claims nearly 40,000 lives a year and is the second leading cause death among youth (CDC).

(ART)WARENESS is a celebration of life, self-expression, and community. Works in a diverse range of mediums will be raffled off, including pieces by local Chicago artists Rachel Lechocki (Curator)
BrainKiller (Curator)
Karl Gerzan (Curator)
Bunny Luv
Glass Cuisine
Flash ABC
The Champ
Courtney Leeds
Rosina Mae
Samantha Kellogg
Archetypes Designs
Mike Vinopal
Alex Nagle
Czr Prz
Franklin Riley
Lorie Ranker
Jaime Foster
Emmanuel L. White Eagle
Adrianne Hanley
Ryan Blume
Amy Jo Arndt Cannata
Kimberly Leja Atwood – Elephant Gallery
Regina Isaksson
Nicholas Pinto
Jared Haberman
Stef Skills
Gifford Kasen Tattoo and Art
Andy Christopoulos
Brian Busch
Ben Laskov
Zana Zeta

Free food will be provided by: Uncle Dougies and Big N Littles and beverages will be supplied by Arcade Brewing, Revolution Brewery, Firestone Walker and Lagunitas Brewing. The event is free with a suggested donation of $10, but due to limited space, RSVP for tickets at artwareness.org.

Date: October 15, 2015, 6:00-9:30 PM
Location: Salvage One, 1840 W. Hubbard St., Chicago, IL
RSVP at Artwareness.org

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