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Firebird Community Arts

Address

2651 W. Lake St.

Neighborhood

Garfield Park

Hours

Sat, Oct 16: 10am - 5pm

Sun, Oct 17: Closed

Photography Permitted Washrooms Available Wheelchair Accessible

Description

Explore the home of Firebird Community Arts, a nonprofit organization advancing trauma-informed arts programming. Located in a former industrial space under the Green Line tracks, Firebird Community Arts empowers and connects people through the healing practice of glassblowing and ceramics.

Visitor Experience

Visitors can see the entire studio on self-guided tours, including glassblowing shop and ceramics studio with demonstrations throughout the day. Visitors have option to purchase artwork or to pay to participate in glassblowing fall pumpkins. Chicago Fair Trade and Blick Art Supplies are planning to be present to engage, host demos, and offer items for sale.