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Leap Celebration Schedule

November 25, 2019

On Friday, December 13 we’ll be leaping to several locations throughout the city, bringing art, music and joy in celebration our 19 years as an organization. We invite you to join us at one…

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With a Heavy Heart…

November 25, 2019

To our many friends and supporters — It is with a heavy heart that I must announce that Express Yourself Milwaukee will close at the end of this year. We do not have the…

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Kintsugi brings community together to for year-end performance

May 15, 2019

Known as the Japanese art of golden mending, Kintsugi honors the damage and repairs in an object as part of its history rather than something to disguise. Often the repaired object is even more beautiful…

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Guest artists Cammie Griffin, Randi Strong, Matt Mixon and B-Free bring their talent to Kintsugi

May 10, 2019

Each year we invite guest artists to help us create the art for our annual performance and to participate onstage as well. This year we were fortunate enough to have the talent of: Cammie…

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Kintsugi Fundraiser is Friday, February 8!

January 3, 2019

Invitations are in the mail for our annual fundraising event — keep an eye out for yours! This year, the party’s at the Ivy House, a beautiful event space in Walker’s Point. We’ll have…

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ExYo at the Healing Trauma, Healthy Communities Conference

October 10, 2018

ExYo participated in the recent Healing Trauma, Healthy Communities Conference hosted by SaintA, a frequent partner to ExYo, and Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee (SWiM), a multi-disciplinary group dedicated to inspiring collaboration to help Milwaukee…

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Kintsugi: Our 2018-19 Theme

October 9, 2018

Guiding our work this year is Kintsugi — the Japanese art of golden mending, which honors the damage and repairs in an object as part of its history rather than something to disguise. With…

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You’re Invited to Our Annual Open House | December 14

October 9, 2018

Friday, December 14  | 5 – 7 pm Warm your heart on a cold December night! Join us for an Open House filled with delicious snacks and refreshments as well as Good Expressions. Our…

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ExYoMKE Mural Collaboration Unveiled Throughout Milwaukee

October 9, 2018

Appearing in locations throughout Milwaukee are a series of seven murals we developed in collaboration over the past year. Led by ExYo artists Ammar Nsoroma and Allison Munson, this project is a collaboration between Express…

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ExYoMKE Bees on Exhibit at Vel Phillips Juvenile Justice Center!

October 6, 2018

You may have heard of the Japanese legend that anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes will be granted a wish from the gods. Inspired by that, we set about creating 1,000 bees —…

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