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Gallery of Art<br />Created by incarcerated <br />men and women <br />across the United States<br />
The Inmate Mural Program was created by The Florida State <br />Arts in Corrections Project. <br />David Gussak and Leslie...
The inmate /artist team brainstormed ideas…<br />
The Art Therapists composed a composite and…<br />
The image was transferred to the building…<br />
and the work began.<br />
The inmates transformed their art into the mural…<br />
“Transformation Through Unity ,” was completed.<br />
James Witt<br /> an inmate struggling with addiction, <br />participated in the<br />University of Michigan Inmate Art Sho...
“My Little Amy’s Babies”<br />
“He Gave Us The Key”<br />
“Sending Out Your Light”<br />
“Purple Mountain Majesty”<br />
“Making The Choice”<br />
“Yet Free”<br />
Tattoos…<br />another form of self-expression in prison.<br />
Ed Meade<br />a former prisoner <br />created a website, <br />Prisonart.org,<br />where inmates can sell there artwork <b...
“Unlock Heart,” <br />by Anthony Ramon<br />
“Loneliness”<br />By, Charles Hardin<br />
“Keyfisher”<br />By, C. Byron<br />
“Lake Mountain”<br />By, Charles Powell<br />
“Butterfly Key”<br />By, Chris Courtney<br />
“Chief Big Bow”<br />By, Cliff Murphy<br />
“Eagle over Lake”<br />By, Darren Marks<br />
“Skimming”<br />By, Elizabeth Lozano<br />
“Lion”<br />By, Daniel Paz Rivas<br />
“Horse Girl”<br />By, Harley Whittier<br />
Not all inmates are lucky enough to<br />experience an art program in their<br />Facility. <br />An aspiring artist by the...
“Andrew and Angel”<br />
Art and musicreferences<br />http://www.lsa.umich.edu/english/pcap/pages/gallery/gallery_visual_art.htm<br />http://www.pr...
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  1. 1. Gallery of Art<br />Created by incarcerated <br />men and women <br />across the United States<br />
  2. 2. The Inmate Mural Program was created by The Florida State <br />Arts in Corrections Project. <br />David Gussak and Leslie Neil <br />organized this group. <br />Inmates created sketches and the grad students working with the project made a composite for the mural. <br />The results were painted on the dorms.<br />
  3. 3. The inmate /artist team brainstormed ideas…<br />
  4. 4.
  5. 5.
  6. 6.
  7. 7.
  8. 8. The Art Therapists composed a composite and…<br />
  9. 9. The image was transferred to the building…<br />
  10. 10. and the work began.<br />
  11. 11. The inmates transformed their art into the mural…<br />
  12. 12. “Transformation Through Unity ,” was completed.<br />
  13. 13. James Witt<br /> an inmate struggling with addiction, <br />participated in the<br />University of Michigan Inmate Art Show<br />
  14. 14. “My Little Amy’s Babies”<br />
  15. 15. “He Gave Us The Key”<br />
  16. 16. “Sending Out Your Light”<br />
  17. 17. “Purple Mountain Majesty”<br />
  18. 18. “Making The Choice”<br />
  19. 19. “Yet Free”<br />
  20. 20. Tattoos…<br />another form of self-expression in prison.<br />
  21. 21. Ed Meade<br />a former prisoner <br />created a website, <br />Prisonart.org,<br />where inmates can sell there artwork <br />and make money to buy more art supplies <br />
  22. 22. “Unlock Heart,” <br />by Anthony Ramon<br />
  23. 23. “Loneliness”<br />By, Charles Hardin<br />
  24. 24. “Keyfisher”<br />By, C. Byron<br />
  25. 25. “Lake Mountain”<br />By, Charles Powell<br />
  26. 26. “Butterfly Key”<br />By, Chris Courtney<br />
  27. 27. “Chief Big Bow”<br />By, Cliff Murphy<br />
  28. 28. “Eagle over Lake”<br />By, Darren Marks<br />
  29. 29. “Skimming”<br />By, Elizabeth Lozano<br />
  30. 30. “Lion”<br />By, Daniel Paz Rivas<br />
  31. 31. “Horse Girl”<br />By, Harley Whittier<br />
  32. 32. Not all inmates are lucky enough to<br />experience an art program in their<br />Facility. <br />An aspiring artist by the name of <br />David Jones also used art as therapy, <br /> but on his own. <br />He loved to sketch pictures<br /> of his loved ones and his self esteem <br />was greatly elevated when his<br />family told him how they loved to <br />receive the pictures he drew. <br /> A drawing by David for his sister Lisa<br />
  33. 33. “Andrew and Angel”<br />
  34. 34. Art and musicreferences<br />http://www.lsa.umich.edu/english/pcap/pages/gallery/gallery_visual_art.htm<br />http://www.prisonart.org/index.php?main_page=page&id=1<br />http://arttherapyinprison.com/AiC-IMAP.html<br />“All This Time,” by One Republic<br />
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