2017 Japanese Ink Art by Patricia Larkin Green
Once a stroke is painted, it cannot be changed or erased. This makes the painting, a very technically demanding art-form requiring great skill, concentration, and years of training.
Soils, Seeds, and Sprouts: Tropical and Temperate - Artwork by Sharon Bladholm.
Location: Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum.
When: August 12, 2017 - December 3, 2017.
Exhibition Related Events Digging Deeper: A Closer Look at Life in Soil: October 5th, 2017, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Artist Walk and Talk: October 5th, 2017, 3:00 pm -...
Sumi-E painting by Patricia Larkin Green
Location: Morton Arboretum
Date: Sunday, August 6, 2017.Patricia Larkin Green is an active member of the Sumi-e Society of America and the International Chinese Calligraphy Art and Painting Society. She has been featured in numerous publications, including The Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Reader, Gapers Block, Hyperallergic and a Pioneer Press...
Spintronic by Nicole Beck
Location: Dionovan Bridge
Installed: July 7, 2017.
Stainless Steel and Dichroic Glass / Dimension: 10' x 3' / Completed: 2015.
When the Donovan Street Bridge project was completed in 2007, the design included four piers, each with a location designated for four works of art corresponding to the categories: Nature, History, Science and...
Natural Wonders - by Michele Moushey Dale
Location: Mount Saint Mary Park, St. Charles.
Love this little Explorer.. easily one of my favorites. There is so many details.. he is sitting on a turtle and there are all kinds of animals incorporated into this piece: fish, toad, flies, bunny, spider and even a bird on his hat.
Women Made Public Art in Chicago
From working as studio assistants to being formally trained, having their own studios, and producing their own masterpieces, women have come a long way..In the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition held in Chicago, Lorado Taft employed a group of women ssistants, an occurrence that was virtually unheard of at that time. The story goes...