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An art collection empowering artists is being hosted at the new home of the Academy of Special Dreams Foundation, The Alhambra, 1000 S. Fremont Ave.
The exhibition gives a voice to people with disabilities by letting them express themselves as they seek equality and to be part of society.
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The public is invited to stop by and view the art.
At this event, funds were raised to help the Special Olympics organization provide Olympic-type sports training and athletic competition year-round for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Michael Dergar, an impressionist artist and founder of the Academy of Special Dreams Foundation, had a mission to inspire and create a more inclusive society.
Two Mexican artists, two countries, one mission: Support artists with disabilities.
The exhibition features original works of art by 20 local and international artists, including artists with disabilities, who brought their unique art pieces depicting Frida Kahlo's legendary life, art, and legacy.
The Academy of Special Dreams believes that all persons, regardless of their disabilities, should have equal opportunities to express their talents and to be successful in the arts.