Become a Latitude Artist

Case managers are encouraged to contact Emily Miller, Community Division Director,  to send referrals.  Latitude welcomes SCL, Michelle P., and private pay clients.  We are inclusive and work with those considered to have a disability as well as those without. We look forward to sharing our community with you!

Call: 859-806-0195 to set up a studio tour. 

Fax: 859-523-9304

Come Visit Us

The studio is open to the public for visiting Monday - Friday 8:30-4:30. Community artists are always welcome.  Latitude has a permanent exhibition at Third Street Coffee. In addition, Latitude has various community partnerships and exhibitions with the Lexington Art League, LexArts, Mecca, Institute 193, Ann Tower Gallery, The Louisville Visual Art Association, Thunder-sky Inc., Andrew Eblin Gallery in New York City, and the Museum of Everything in London, England, to name a few.  Latitude explores music, interpretive dance, community events, and access. 

Get Moving, Stay Active!

All classes are open to the public on a donation basis- pay what you can!

Thursday 1:00pm - 2:00pm: Giggle Fits Yoga with Josh Saxton, Centered

Wednesdays 1:30PM - 2:30 PM: Music therapy with Austin Robinson, Edge Music Therapy

 

Workshops

Music Therapy with Austin Robinson, Edge Music Therapy

Albert Bauman got our hands dirty with ceramic wheel throwing.

Sarah Heller introduced large-scale pendulum painting.

Patrick Smith collaborated with Tony Dunn on multi-layered explorations in painting.

Phyllis Free led the artists through an exciting drum circle. 

Dakota Smith and the studio collaborated during a week-long music workshop that was a featured art piece in Latitude's Open Studio event. 

Poetry Workshops with Jude Lally.

and many more!

If you are interested in leading or proposing a workshop, contact our Emily Miller, Community Division Director

emilymiller.latitude@fullcirclesupports.com

859-806-0195

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Volunteering

Do you love art? Do you love music? Are looking for an enjoyable and rewarding volunteer experience? Our artists love visitors, especially those with an artistic background.

 

Internship Opportunities

The Latitude Artist Community offers a unique and valuable unpaid studio internship opportunity. Latitude interns will explore the benefits of expressive and studio arts for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Latitude interns will understand the value of the Lexington artist community and how individuals with disabilities are also included in this community. The Latitude intern will shadow the Community Division Director with art-related events, meetings, exhibitions, etc. The Latitude intern will also have the opportunity to meet and collaborate with local artists and nonprofit art organizations.

If you are interested in volunteering or interning, please send a cover letter and resume to Emily Miller, emilymiller.latitude@fullcirclesupports.com

 

 

Donations

We're always in need of

Watercolor Paper
Watercolor Palettes
Oil Pastels
Colored Pencils
Washable Markers
Sharpies
Acrylic Paint
Rubber Cement
Elmer's Glue
Polycrylic
Yarn
Fabric
Books & Magazines about: art, fashion, craft, reference.
Mod Podge
Sketchbooks
Frames
Hammer
Paintbrushes
Pencil Sharpeners

Power Tools
Paper Towels
Plywood
Calligraphy Pens
Beads
Sewing Supplies
Glitter
Linoleum Tiles

We also accept cash and check donations.

All checks made payable to Latitude Artist Community