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CALLING ALL ARTISTS!
You’re invited to participate in SEE ME: Looking Beyond Stigma on Friday, Sept. 6, 5:00−8:00 p.m. at the Epic Center, Lower Level.
Challenge people to #LookBeyond assumptions by displaying your artwork about stigma! Whether you live with a mental health challenge, substance use disorder, disability or another condition, or care for someone who does, SEE ME is an opportunity to share your creative expressions about the experience of stigma – and help reduce it.
We accept all forms of art, including paintings, drawings, photos, poems, sculptures, spoken word & more.
Kalamazoo Community Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services (KCMHSAS): 418 W. Kalamazoo Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007 (Please go to the 2nd Floor reception desk)
ASK Family Services: 445 W. Michigan Ave., Suite 102, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 (Drop off at front desk)
KVCC Center for New Media: 100 E. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007 (Drop off at front desk; Contacts are Catalina Gonzalez, Thomas Hamann or Cindy Parks)
KVCC Texas Township Campus: 6767 W. O Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 (Printing Services, Room 8160)
Recovery Institute: 1020 S Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 (Drop off at reception desk)
For more information, see the flyer below, call (269) 553-6925 or email us at hello@LookBeyondStigma.org.
Join us Friday, Sept. 6 for our second annual Art Hop exhibit, SEE ME: Looking Beyond Stigma! Enjoy refreshments and view artwork in multiple formats, submitted by community artists who’ve encountered stigma.
Be prepared to challenge your assumptions about individuals who live with challenges like mental illness, substance use disorders and disabilities! We’ll be in the lower level of the Epic Center, 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo MI 49007.
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