November 22, 2016: Talk on Public Art at Avery Cooney School
Sky Landing - by Yoko Ono
Unveiling and Dedication Ceremony: October 17, 2016.
Location: Garden of the Phoenix in Jackson Park, East 60th Street on Wooded Island, between Lake Shore Drive and Cornell Drive.
Sky Landing is funded by the nonprofit Project 120, which has been investing in upgrades for the park including planting cherry trees and a visitors...
Discarded Tire Artwork by Chakaia Booker
Location: Boeing Galleries at Millennium Park
Temporary Exhibition: April 30, 2016 – April 2018
This is the sixth Rotating Large Scale Sculptural Exhibition at Boeing Gallery.
Chakaia Booker is the first African American artist to be showcased in the Boeing Galleries.
2016: Chicago Sculpture International [CSI] unveils Lecture Series
"Women Sculptors of Chicago - Not for Men Only"
A series of five lectures, one each month, from January through May, 2016.
Location: Studio Theater at Chicago Cultural Center."Women Sculptors of Chicago - Not for Men Only" lecture series features images, live process demonstrations and discussions presented by 11 extremely creative and talented female sculptors. All of...
Desti-Nation: A Haitian magazine
Desti-Nation: A Haitian magazine with the goal of promoting Haiti outside; had story on Jean-Baptiste Pointe duSable. It was a lead story, covered in the center pages of the magazine. The article "Jean Baptiste Pointe duSable of Haitian descent, Founder of Chicago," was by Marc Arthur Pierre -Louis, and the accompanying...
AIC: Interpretive Resource
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Left: Tomb of Potter and Bertha Honoré Palmer, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago. Photograph by Jyoti Srivastava. Right: Tomb of Potter and Bertha Honoré Palmer, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago. Photograph by Jyoti Srivastava.
However, a correction is required, the right tomb is of Marshall Fields.
Above Image: 1004 Portraits - by Jaume Plensa
PHOTO GALLERY: MY COMMISSIONS
My Big Thank You to everyone who has commissioned me for documentation purposes.
There is nothing better than enjoying the work and getting paid for it!
Below is a Photo-Gallery of my commissions...
For List of...
Chicago Tree Project: to turn Dead Trees into Public Art.
On May 16, 2014, Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District [CPD] and Chicago Sculpture International [CSI] announced the Chicago Tree Project, which will commission local artists to turn dead or dying trees that are infested with Emerald Ash Borer or other bugs and diseases into living public art.