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TRACERS Take On Environment: Miyaan Lewis

This project is part of a collaboration between Sixty and the Chicago Park District’s TRACE program at Hamilton Park, featuring work by artists in the program. Learn more about the collaboration from the lead teaching artists and see the other artists’ projects here.

Artist Statement

In The Day You are So Busy With Life No Time To Think Everyday Its A Struggle People Judging But know One Knows Facts They Think They Know But No It’s Not That At Night My Mind Unravels Somewhat Goes In To Time Travel Thinking What Can Make My Life So Much Better .Thoughts Going Back In Forth In My Mind Like Its A battle Can You Really Look At Someone & Know Their Exact Story maybe You Can Maybe It Is That Deep But Never Judge A Person By Appearance The Inside Of Them Can Also Be The Same As Yours.

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All images and words are selected and created by the artist. 



Screen Shot 2017-05-08 at 4.39.41 PMTRACE (Teens Reimagining Art, Community, & Environment) is a Chicago Park District-based program that develops young Creative Activists who seek to understand and exercise their abilities and shared responsibility to advocate for and create change within their local and wider communities. We do this by using art processes to engage in dialogue, bride-building, and problem-solving.