“100 CANVASES FOR WE THE PEOPLE” Art Exhibition Fundraiser
Friday, June 27th, 2014 from 6:00pm – 10:00pm
THE SILVER ROOM’S 12th ANNUAL SOUND SYSTEM
BLOCK PARTY themed “WE THE PEOPLE”
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Leading up to its 12th Annual Sound System Block Party, The Silver Room announces it is hosting the art exhibition fundraiser entitled “100 Canvases for We The People.” The Art Opening/ Fundraiser will be June 27th, 2014, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Live auction of all the art in exhibition will happen during opening. Art exhibition runs June 27th thru July 21st, 2014. “100 Canvases for WE THE PEOPLE” is the primary fundraiser for The Silver Room’s 12th Annual Sound System Block Party themed “WE THE PEOPLE,” which will be held Saturday, July 19th, 2014 from noon to 10:00pm at the intersection of Milwaukee Avenue and Evergreen.
“100 Canvases for WE THE PEOPLE” will showcase the unique and original work of 100-juried artists ranging in medium and disciplines. Each artist will be provided a 12 inch X 12 inch space to exhibit their creative contribution that reflect this years block party theme of “We The People.” This is an international juried show that exhibiting artists range from the Hong Kong Fine Artist, Nelson Caban, London England Graphic Designer Sarina Leah Mantle to local Chicago lighting designer Lucy Slivinski, New Orleans Photographer Saddi Khali, and singer JeyFree from Houston Texas. For complete listing of the 100 artists participating, please refer to Facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/717269791652344.
“The diversity of the artist participating in this years exhibition is a reflection of the people that attend The Sound System Block Parties.” Eric Williams, Owner of The Silver Room and producer of events.
For the past 11 years, The Silver Room has hosted The Annual Sound System Block Party, a highly anticipated event where festivalgoers enjoy a culturally diverse celebration of people, unity, art, fashion and music. Founded in 1997, The Silver Room consistently pushes the parameters of traditional retail operation—building community through social exchange.
For more information please contact Eric Williams, The Silver Room Owner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 773.278.7130.
IMAN is an Organizational/Community Partner of 100 Canvases for We The People Art Exhibition.
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Gofundme page: http://www.gofundme.com/9xtd14