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Celebrating a Vision: Art and Disability

March 12 - December 4, 2016

Venue
SFO Museum

Location
San Francisco Airport Terminal 3 Departures - Level 2 - Post-Security


Creativity Explored artwork on view at the SFO Museum.

Celebrating a Vision: Art and Disability on view at the SFO Museum March 12 through December 4, 2016 highlights Florence Ludins-Katz and Elias Katz, the founders of Creativity Explored, Creative Growth Art Center, and NIAD. The exhibition is composed of eight artists from each of the three organizations and features artwork ranging from paintings, drawings, and ceramic sculpture to textile art, collage, and assemblage. Together, the artwork demonstrates the extraordinary creativity of its makers and confirms the Katzes’ belief in art as an essential and enriching activity.

Participating Creativity Explored artists include: Pablo Calderon, Peter Cordova, Daniel Green, John Patrick McKenzie, Mirian Munguia, José Nuñez, Nubia Ortega, and Gerald Wiggins.

SFO MUSEUM
San Francisco Airport Terminal 3
Departures - Level 2 - Post-Security

 

 

Fonds Duvel Moortgat

November 6 - December 3, 2016

Venue
MADmusée

Location
Liège, Belgium


The Fonds Duvel Moortgat exhibition at the MADmusée in Liege, Belgium features 42 works made by Creativity Explored artitsts including Charles Cruz, Daniel Green, Daniel Li, Evelyn Reyes, Lance Rivers, and Kate Thompson.

In 2014, MADmusée had an exhibition at Intuit in Chicago (USA) which initiated a unique partnership with the brewery Duvel Moortgat. During the next three years, the brewery group will support the acquisition policy of the MADmusée in the United States.. Those acquisitions gave birth to the Duvel Moortgat Fund, a remarkable collection that counts at present time around 275 works, made by mentally impaired artists in studios in the USA.

 

Naughty & Nice Holiday Art Shop

December 2-30, 2016

Venue
Creativity Explored Gallery

Location
San Francisco, CA

Naughty and Nice (detail) by Antonio Benjamin © 2016 Creativity Explored Licensing, LLC, watercolor and ink on paper, 22 x 30 inches

Do all your holiday shopping in one place (and have fun!) while supporting local artists with developmental disabilities.

The Creativity Explored Gallery and Studio will be filled with affordable gifts for everyone on your list, both Naughty & Nice. Select from original drawings and paintings, textiles, ceramics, mixed media, and framed art, plus a quality collection of art products featuring artwork by Creativity Explored artists.

One-half of the proceeds from the sale of every artwork goes directly to the artist!

Opening Reception
*
Friday, December 2, 2016
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Live music by members of Sun Hop Fat

*FREE parking available at Mission Dolores Church (enter on Church Street) from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
 



Opening Party & Quirky Sweater Contest

Friday, December 2
6:00 to 9:00 pm

Join Creativity Explored and some of San Francisco's celebrated Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for the launch of our annual shopping extravaganza.

Come dressed in your favorite holiday garb and prepare to be judged! Sister Mary Rose Chicken and several of her fellow nuns will bless the CE shopping season and select the most creative sweaters. Naughty & Nice knitwear encouraged!
 



Opening Weekend
Saturday, December 3 & Sunday, December 4
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

*Preview Reception
Thursday, December 1, 2016
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

To attend this preview reception, become a donor by clicking here.

 


Holiday Gallery Hours

Monday – Friday         10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday – Sunday     12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Also open by appointment


Featured Events

Naughty & Nice Holiday Art Shop Opening Party & Quirky Sweater Contest
December 2, 2016
6:00 to 9:00 pm

Join Creativity Explored and some of San Francisco's celebrated Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for the launch of our annual shopping extravaganza. Come dressed in your favorite holiday garb and prep...