people we love, projects we create — Sam Kirk

Can we Desegregate Chicago?

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Can we Desegregate Chicago?

I want to know how successful we would be as a city if we integrated more -- if we combined strengths and competed less -- if we built bridges and created financial sustainability amongst each other. What would Chicago be like if it wasn’t segregated?

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TraffickFree

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TraffickFree
This year, 2018, we will partner with TraffickFree to exhibit artwork that helps to share a visual glimpse into the lives of human trafficking survivors. 

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Healing to Action

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Healing to Action
In 2016, Healing to Action formed to support worker leaders in developing meaningful responses to gender violence in their communities.

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Project Fierce Chicago

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Project Fierce Chicago

In 2012, Sam Kirk partnered with Project Fierce Chicago to develop artwork that would visually represent their efforts, while sharing the a glimpse into the lives of the youth they help to drive awareness towards the organization. At the time, Project Fierce was working toward gaining enough funds to purchase their first home.  In 2015 they were able to purchase a four flat apartment building in North Lawndale, on Chicago’s West Side. We will be donating artwork to add to the decor of their space.   

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