Our Big Idea: Get Art, Give Back and How IPaintMyMind Turns Art Into Impact Link

Our Big Idea: Get Art, Give Back and How IPaintMyMind Turns Art Into Impact

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Here at IPaintMyMind, we have a pretty unique model. It’s self-sustaining, and if rendered artistically, makes an absolutely perfect wheel. We call it the Wheel of Impact, and it illustrates the way that our services create a feedback loop where art and action create social change. Our big idea...

Feb 15, 2021
Art Of The Chicago Black Lives Matter Protests Link

Art Of The Chicago Black Lives Matter Protests

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Although the summer’s explosive Black Lives Matter reckoning on race and equity in America has mellowed through the fall months, the activism and organizing which constitutes the BLM movement continues daily. And the conversations which began in the last few months are no less critical to the country going...

Feb 08, 2021
IPaintMyMind Founder Evan La Ruffa on Univision’s Primera Hora with Alex Hernandez: Sponsor A School Initiative Link

IPaintMyMind Founder Evan La Ruffa on Univision’s Primera Hora with Alex Hernandez: Sponsor A School Initiative

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IPaintMyMind’s founder Evan La Ruffa appeared on an interview segment on Univision’s Primera Hora with Alex Hernandez on Tuesday, January 26th, to publicize our new Sponsor A School Initiative. It was an exciting opportunity to spread the news of our unique new charitable giving initiative, and to invite companies...

Jan 28, 2021
Introducing the IPMM x Shawnimals Character Design Workshop Link

Introducing the IPMM x Shawnimals Character Design Workshop

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Banner Photograph by Michael Salisbury Throughout the course of the Covid-19 pandemic, IPMM has been searching for new ways to adapt and tweak our existing programming to be better suited for the new world we find ourselves in. One of the things we miss the most is being in-person...

Jan 13, 2021
Artist Process Video Series: Veronica Corzo-Duchardt Link

Artist Process Video Series: Veronica Corzo-Duchardt

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Veronica Corzo-Duchardt is the next star of our Artist Process Video Series, where we shine the spotlight on some of our incredible Permanent Collection artists and the process behind how they create their art. Every artist approaches their work differently, and a look at their process is an intimate...

Jan 07, 2021
Remote Learning: 5 Free Tools and Our Customizable Art Guide Link

Remote Learning: 5 Free Tools and Our Customizable Art Guide

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Accessing a high quality art education is harder than ever with public schools losing their funding and students highly distanced with hybrid and remote learning. IPaintMyMind is committed to the equitable access of art education and its many benefits. From middle schoolers to kindergartners, students are trying to maintain some...

Jan 04, 2021
IPaintMyMind’s 2021 New Years Resolutions Link

IPaintMyMind’s 2021 New Years Resolutions

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I’m sure we can all agree that it’s been a year like no other. As we head into the final days of a year jam-packed with challenges, loss, and financial uncertainty, it’s worth reflecting on what we did right and looking ahead to a brighter 2021. When dealt a...

Dec 28, 2020
Profiling 14 Women and Nonbinary Artists That Are Part of Our Permanent Collection Link

Profiling 14 Women and Nonbinary Artists That Are Part of Our Permanent Collection

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Not to boast, but we have a pretty stellar art collection. JK, we feel pretty good boasting about it. Our permanent collection has over 1,500 pieces of two-dimensional artwork from over 50 artists! The work covers a whole range of styles, mediums, and diverse subject matter. We love each...

Dec 21, 2020
IPMM Founder Evan La Ruffa On Shamelessly Doing What You Believe In Link

IPMM Founder Evan La Ruffa On Shamelessly Doing What You Believe In

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IPaintMyMind’s founder Evan La Ruffa is a renaissance kind of dude. He founded and runs IPMM, just got his MBA, is a dad, is about to launch a new mystery company, and somehow still finds time to practice his art. He was recently featured on Ross Palmer’s podcast Beat...

Dec 15, 2020
Representation: The Missing Backbone Of A Stellar Arts Education Link

Representation: The Missing Backbone Of A Stellar Arts Education

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If you think back to your elementary school, middle school, or high school arts education, I bet that we all have something in common. When you were taught about “capital-A Art” it was through people like Van Gogh, Picasso, Michelangelo, or Da Vinci. If you were lucky, maybe someone...

Dec 14, 2020

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