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Returning students! Register online for Summer classes April 24 - June 21.

 

PREVIEW CLASSES, THEN REGISTER HERE

 

You are first in line to select courses, so sign up soon to get the class you want most, whether it's ceramics, photography, rug making, or another super fun art experience. 

New to Marwen and want to register for FREE summer classes?

STEP 1: Complete our New Student Interest form.

STEP 2: Preview Summer classes.

STEP 3: Sign up for orientation (required).

 

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Teach at Marwen!

Marwen is seeking exceptional practicing artists to design and teach visual arts courses for 6-12 graders from all across Chicago. We are looking for experienced Teaching Artists (TAs) with active practices aligned with the core values of creative youth development: youth voice, collective action, and social justice. We welcome proposals in all mediums, particularly ceramics, digital media, video, photography, fashion, painting, and comics.
 
To learn more and to apply: COURSE PROPOSAL FORM
 
Term proposal deadlines:
Fall Term 2024 applications are now being accepted
 
Course Proposal Info Sessions [virtual on zoom]:
May 14, 5-7 PM (Fall Term 2024)
August 13, 5-7 PM (Spring Term 2025)
MARWEN LAB RESIDENCY 2024-2025
 
The Lab Residency is a year-long (Sept-Dec 2024 & January-May 2025) program that fosters a community of young artists developing independently-driven projects. Lab is open to young artists who are in 10-12th grades during the 2024-2025 school year. The residency is designed to help artists complete independent creative projects within a supportive peer community. Lab meets weekly on Friday evenings from 5-7:30 pm, September - May at Marwen, 833 N Orleans. Lab residents will receive a stipend per term to support their participation in the program.

To apply, complete the LAB APPLICATION FORM by August 9, 2024.
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Event
Spring/Lab Exhibition 2024
Saturday, June 15, 4-7 pm
Marwen, 833 N. Orleans Street
Celebrate new artwork from Marwen’s Spring 2024 classes and Marwen Lab 2023-2024 cohort! Tour studios, make art, and more.