The marriage of art and social enterprise to empower individuals with disabilities.
Announcing the first SEA-LA event of 2014 which will showcase the marriage of art and business to empower individuals with disabilities.
When: Monday January 27, 2014 from 6-8pm
Where: The Whole 9 Gallery at 3830 Main Street Culver City, CA 90232
Register by clicking the Eventbrite link.
In addition to an assortment of munchies, beverages and networking, the event will feature three programs and program models in the business of art and helping people with disabilities.
Speakers will include:
- Lisa Schultz, Director of The Whole 9 Gallery, showcasing fine and functional art from members of TheWhole9.com, an international online creative community supporting the Peace Project, a non-profit distributing mobility aids to individuals with physical disabilities in developing countries.
- Rebecca Hamm, Program Director for the First Street Gallery Art Center in Claremont, California, a program of Tierra del Sol Foundation providing adults with developmental disabilities with professional art training and exhibition resources.
- Felice Perez, Sales representative for ECF Fine Art Supplies, which provide paid work and training opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities through the Exceptional Children's Foundation (ECF), a Culver City based non-profit organization working with children and adults with developmental disabilities.
The event is FREE to SEA National members. $15 for non-members and $10 for students.