Lori Vance

“Our work is a collaboration between the youth and professional artists, so it has the flavor of both,” says Lori Vance of arts and community program Express Yourself Milwaukee. more

Oct 24, 2017 1:24 PM Off the Cuff

The nonprofit Express Yourself Milwaukee (ExYoMKE) provides low-income Milwaukee youth ages 7-21 a yearlong multidisciplinary arts experience that helps them learn what a powerful tool art can be for healthy, positive self-expression. Each ... more

May 3, 2016 4:03 PM Theater


Photo Credit: Patricia Kastelic, Express Yourself Milwaukee.

Shepherd Express interviews Lori Vance about Step UP! It's Bigger Than We, a collaborative performance extravaganza featuring the creative expressions of Milwaukee’s at-risk youth. more

May 1, 2015 2:55 PM Off the Cuff

One of the greatest challenges facing urban Milwaukeeans, states Express Yourself Milwaukee’s (EYM) Executive Director Lori Vance, is “the sense of other. Art really breaks that down.” EYM is a nonprofit organization that more

Jul 10, 2013 4:02 PM Visual Arts