Since getting a Masters Degree in art Yvette Weijergang has been working at numerous places mainly with adults as a teacher and a mentor. In 1996 she moved from Amsterdam to the United States where she continued her work in several art centers. The place which had the most influence on her own work was Interact a center for the visual and performing arts in Minneapolis where Weijergang worked with adults with physical and mental challenges.She experienced Minneapolis as a place so diverse art so pure and original.
Currently she teaches at the Lillstreet Art Center mentor other artists and continue working on her own paintings and drawings in her studio. Her work has been shown over the years in many galleries. At the moment both the Chicago Art Source Gallery and Connect Hyde Park Gallery feature her work.
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