The People's Gallery Chicago
The People's Gallery Chicago is a community art gallery designed to spark conversation, build community & strengthen civic engagement.
Managed by One Heart One Soul, housed inside of Monarch Thrift Shop
2875 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60618
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 11am-5pm | Fridays, 11am-6pm
Contact us to schedule a private tour & learn more.
The Art & Well-being Program held at
the Cook County Department of Corrections, Women's Division transforms the women's jail tier into an art studio; a space where women have the opportunity to explore their creativity by creating mixed media art journals while learning & practicing mindfulness meditation techniques.
One Heart One Soul, in collaboration with
teaching artist Loui L. Butler.
The Art & Wellbeing program started summer of 2022 and has served approximately 81 women at the Cook County Department of Corrections. Women share they feel better about themselves and are less stressed and frustrated. The women feel this arts program provides a safe environment for them to explore their creativity.