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.
1004 Portraits - by Jaume Plensa
Temporary Exhibit: June 18 2014 through December 2015.
Location: Millennium Park - Madison Street entrance and South Boeing Gallery. In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Millennium Park, there is a new installation of the work by Jaume Plensa, sculptor of one of the most prominent attraction of Millennium Park - the Crown Fountain: "Jaume Plensa: 1004...
2014 Catalogue: Invoking the Absence at Elks National Memorial
The exhibition is presented by Chicago Sculpture Exhibit [CSI].. and is curated by Lucas Cowan..
In-situ photography for the catalogue was done by me.. I also covered the Opening Reception and documented the exhibition..click here..
CSI Presents "Invoking the Absence"
Temporary Exhibition: May 17 to October 26, 2014
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 17, 2014
Location: Elks National Veterans Memorial
Curated by Lucas Cowan
A group exhibition of 22 artists: Terry Karpowicz, Steve Luecking, Toby Zallman, Carol Hammerman, Christine Perry, Christina Murphy, Chris Newman, Peter Gray, Suzanne Cohan-Lange, Dominic Sansone, Glenn...
Steve Mueller at his home-studio
Continuing with my studio/ shop visits for the series on Contemporary Sculptors of Chicago..
May 6, 2013: Visited home-studio of sculptor-painter Steve Mueller
This was more than my usual studio visits , as Steve Mueller is a co-owner of Vector Custom Fabricating; and I am making a website documenting the Art of Fabrication at Vector, click here..
2013 Temporary Exhibit at Millennium Park, “Legends, Myths and Truths” – by Jun Kaneko [ Opening Reception]Posted by Jyoti Srivastava
Opening Reception of Jun Kaneko's exhibition, "Legends, Myths and Truths"
Above Image: World renowned artist Jun Kaneko, Donna La Pietra [Co-Chairman of Millennium Park Inc.] and Lucas Cowan [Director of Public Art at Maryland State Arts Council, and senior curator of exhibitions and special projects for Millennium Park]
Legends, Myths and Truths -...