Lucy has been a Marwen student since the summer following her freshman year in 2012. On the verge of graduating this June, Lucy has received a National Gold Medal in the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition, which represents the top 1% of over 300,000 entries across the country in cialis for daily use for sale 28 categories. Looking to continue her pursuit of
Zoe Prekop has been a Marwen student since 2011 when she was in 8th grade. Now in her senior year of high school Zoe has just completed her third year participating in the Marwen Lab program. Marwen Lab is a capstone studio program designed for Marwen's highly motivated and dedicated young Chicago artists. Working closely with three teaching artists, Lab students work on
My experience with Marwen for the last six years has been exclusively as a student.
I am one of those Marwen students who just can’t get enough of it and keeps coming back for more—for one class, then another, hmm Marwen Lab looks cool, let’s try Design to Print, Lab was awesome I have to do it again, and oh my gosh it’s my last
Luis Cardenas Describe a project you are currently working on: I'm currently working on an anatomical series of work. My artwork is about not judging people because of looks, because we are all made the same on the inside. None of us are perfect, but what makes us unique is what you cannot see; our heart, personality and our soul. It is also about theRead More...
An audio interview with former student Layia Amoaku
My past three years of working as a teaching artist have provided some of the most rewarding experiences. I find myself pursing this career because the youth I meet have greatly impacted my life and have opened my eyes to the beauty, talents, struggles and goals of youth. There is a connection I make with my students
Describe a project you are currently working on:
One of the projects I’m juggling at the moment is a graphic novel-in-progress known right now as Jimmy’s (R)Evolution about life of a young mutant starting with his awful childhood on the streets of a Kowloon Walled City-esque desert community, and following him through his teenage years and into adulthood. The choices he makes asRead More...