The summer of 2008 and as an alumna in 20Chicago Chicago10…

I received a grant to study art with art teachers at the Chicago Institute of Art, summer.  I was the only high school art teacher  in the entire state of Florida that was accepted to this TICA program.  This page features photographs from those amazing weeks.  Chicago Art Institute has lines around the block on their free admission day:  Seniors, mom’s with baby strolers, teenagers on dates…

There is ART all over the city lining the streets, Galleries… It is an amazing environment for the Fine Arts, Music and Dance.  Our dorm was across the street from the Joffrey Ballet and we could see into their practice studios on the second floor.