About Us

Anawim Arts Director

Arlene Ashack, IBVM          

Sr. Arlene, a lifelong artist, is the founder and director of Anawim Arts.  In addition she is deeply involved in promoting peace and justice.  Sr. Arlene serves as the chairperson for the 8th Day Center, the liaison to the IBVM UN NGO office and is a board member for the Institute for Communal Contemplation and for Dialogue.

"I approach creation with an insatiable curiosity and a keen sense of the sacred, viewing each painting as an expression of my spirituality."  In all she does she interweaves the threads  of art, spirituality and justice.

Anawim Arts Board

Cari Shields, Arlene Ashack, IBVM, Karen Kuchar,
Chris Teichler, Pat Irr, OSF, Gail Hoffman, Patti Essig

    Anawim Arts     PO Box 508, Wheaton, IL  60187     630 868 2920    Contact Us