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We Remember

November 19, 2021

Express Yourself mourns the loss of two recent students from North Shore Recovery High School who were creative participants in our program during the pandemic both in outdoor settings and in studio workshops.  “We really are grateful to work with…

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Exyo Youth Filled with Wonder at the Peabody Essex Museum

November 11, 2021

Exyo community youth and students from Centerville School had so much fun exploring ‘Where the Questions Live: An Exploration of Humans in Nature’ created by artist Wes Bruce at the Peabody Essex Museum. Finding keys, secrets and passages throughout this…

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Deepening Connections Through Clay

October 25, 2021

Express Yourself youth continue with arts immersion exploring different mediums. Artist Laraine Cicchetti, sculptor and potter introduced clay to each group, tasking them to create unique Clay-Nations.    Focusing on collaboration and connection while…

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Exyo Students Dazzled by George Sherwood Kinetic Sculptures

October 19, 2021

Exyo staff and Students from North Shore Recovery High School visited the George Sherwood Studio in Ipswich, MA. World renown American Sculptor, George Sherwood creates kinetic sculptures made of stainless steel that respond to the environment…

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Exyo Energy and Excitement in the Studio

October 14, 2021

After a year of virtual programming, the studio is alive with the youth’s energy and excitement. September groups got rolling with youth participating in team building games, music, acting, singing, movement, and visual arts with our…

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Exyo Youth dive into artistic connections at the Peabody Essex Museum

October 5, 2021

Exyo youth were hosted by the Ipswich RiverWatershed Association. Following our Ipswich river experience, Exyo youth will dive into making artistic connections at the Peabody Essex Museum through our continued ArtLink partnership.  Students from…

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Express Yourself Honored with Inspiring Business Award – Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce

September 28, 2021

Express Yourself celebrates the Inspiring Business Award along with Board Member and Friend Karen Nascembeni winner of the Frates Family Luminary Award.    ExYo Co-Director Stan Strickland on saxophone and Master Drummer Joh Camara, drummed up…

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Building Community

September 22, 2021

Exyo youth had an exciting first day of programming and working in Studio Bee for their very first time. They were busy little bees creating artist trading cards as they connected with both old and new friends.   Earlier…

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Welcome Back ExYo Youth!

September 20, 2021

Express Yourself staff are thrilled to welcome youth back to our fee free studio programs after our virtual programming that kept us all together last year. Our team has been working hard to prepare…

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Express Yourself wins Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce Inspiring Business Award

September 14, 2021

Our non-profit organization, Express Yourself, has won the GBCC Inspiring Business Award for our work during the lockdown with youth and families.    From March 2020 through 2021, we pivoted from our on-site studio model to create an…

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