The Studio Arts Program announces its Spring’17 class:

INTRO to DRAWING - Teaching beginning Drawing techniques including: Graphite Pencils, Charcoal, Color Pencil and Soft-Pastels.

INSTRUCTOR: Nicholas De Genova <www.nicholasdegenova.net> is an independent scholar, writer, and artist. He studied drawing and painting for several years at the American Academy of Art (Chicago) during the 1970s and ‘80s. He also received a PhD in cultural anthropology from the University of Chicago. He has taught a wide array of subjects to a diverse variety of students, from private tutoring with high school students, to teaching English as a Second Language to immigrant workers in factory classrooms, to teaching anthropology and geography to university students in 4 countries. He has also been employed or volunteered at various Latino community organizations in Chicago, and is fluent in Spanish. Among other academic books, he is the author of Working the Boundaries: Race, Space, and "Illegality" in Mexican Chicago (2005), and co-author of Latino Crossings: Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, and the Politics of Race and Citizenship (2003). He has also published his photography in two photo essays.

SCHEDULE: Saturdays: 9:30am to 12:30pm
DATES: April 22 to June 24
WHERE: PRAA-Humboldt Park, 1440 N Sacramento Ave. 2nd Fl, 60622
FEE: $125 supplies: $25

For Info and to Register:
phone: 773-342-8865 ext.104
email: info@praachicago.org
www.praachicago.org
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The Studio Arts Program announces its Spring’17 class: INTRO to DRAWING - Teaching beginning Drawing techniques including: Graphite Pencils, Charcoal, Color Pencil and Soft-Pastels. INSTRUCTOR: N...

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The Studio Arts Program announces its Spring’17 class:

INTRO to DRAWING - Teaching beginning Drawing techniques including: Graphite Pencils, Charcoal, Color Pencil and Soft-Pastels.

INSTRUCTOR: Nicholas De Genova - Nicholas <www.nicholasdegenova.net> is an independent scholar, writer, and artist. He studied drawing and painting for several years at the American Academy of Art (Chicago) during the 1970s and ‘80s. He also received a PhD in cultural anthropology from the University of Chicago. He has taught a wide array of subjects to a diverse variety of students, from private tutoring with high school students, to teaching English as a Second Language to immigrant workers in factory classrooms, to teaching anthropology and geography to university students in 4 countries. He has also been employed or volunteered at various Latino community organizations in Chicago, and is fluent in Spanish. Among other academic books, he is the author of Working the Boundaries: Race, Space, and "Illegality" in Mexican Chicago (2005), and co-author of Latino Crossings: Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, and the Politics of Race and Citizenship (2003). He has also published his photography in two photo essays.

SCHEDULE: Saturdays: 9:30am to 12:30pm
DATES: April 22 to June 24
WHERE: PRAA-Humboldt Park, 1440 N Sacramento Ave. 2nd Fl, 60622
FEE: $125 supplies: $25

For Info and to Register:
phone: 773-342-8865 ext.104
email: info@praachicago.org
www.praachicago.org
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Save the Date! On April 20, 2017 PRAA will be presenting an El Archivo Exhibition. Travel to the past into the lives of ChicagoRicans as it was captured through the photojournalist lens of Angel R. Morales, also known as "The Journey Man". Formal invitation to be posted soon! ... See MoreSee Less

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