Friday, February 17, 2012


You are invited to

MysteriousDragon Story? Celebration of Chinese Dragon Year?
TryMaking Dragon Dumplings by yourself?

Chinese* (Culture Experience + Language course + Cooking course +Calligraphy work + Traditional Food) = Only $10/4hrs

February 25,2012
1-5 p.m.
1957 S. Spaulding Ave. Chicago, IL. 60623

For more info: Facebook: Weekend To China; Twitter: Weekend_To_China

Presented by Students from China as a Fundraiser for Urban Art Retreat



Please come join us at the Urban Art Retreat to meet and discuss with women veterans who make art, how art can be used for personal expression. Everyone is welcome.

Date: February18th
2 P.M. – 4 P.M.
Urban Art Retreat

How African Americans, Asian Americans, Latino Americans, Native Americans, Euro-Caucasian Americans feel about Domestic Violence?

How do you feel about Domestic Violence? The people you know- what do they do about Domestic Violence? What do people think about Domestic Violence? What is the prevalent attitude about Domestic Violence among people you come in contact with? How is this expressed by the people you know? Do you know someone right now who is in a controlling relationship? Do you know someone who is suffering physical or mental or emotional abuse bysomeone they love or used to love? Have you ever known someone whostayed involved with a person who hurt them? Why do you thinkpeople stay in abusive relationships? Have you ever heard of, orknow of someone who ended up being killed by a lover, or spouse, orpartner? Do different ethnic groups feel differently aboutDomestic Violence?Why?

Call to artists:

Artists who make art reflecting how the population they “represent”or are a part of, view DOMESTIC VIOLENCE are invited to submit art for consideration in a show featuring art about how Domestic Violence is viewed by diverse populations.

Send images and a narrative about how your “people” View Domestic Violence to

The National group show will take place at
Liz Long Gallery at URBAN ART RETREAT,
1957 S. Spaulding Av. Chicago, 60623
Opening Reception 3/3/2012 with topical
Discussion 4/14/2012.

Dianna C. Long
1957 S. Spaulding Ave.
Chicago, Il. 60623
(773) 542-9126