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ARTery Exhibit at the Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest
Curated by: Lewis Lain

6900-7000 N. Glenwood Ave. and the 1400 block of Morse Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60626
August 19th, 2011 - August 21st, 2011
Opening: August 19th, 2011 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.glenwoodave.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Other (outside main areas)
OPEN HOURS:  
Friday, 6 to 10, Saturday and Sunday, 12 to 9
TAGS:  
art fairs, art festival, live-music photography, modern, sculpture
COST:  
Free

DESCRIPTION
ARTery Exhibit at the Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest, This Weekend - August 19 to 21

The arts fest includes a street art fair, indoor art displays, and live entertainment on three outdoor stages featuring 48 acts. Experience art, theater, music, as well as food and drink, on the brick-laid streets of the Glenwood Avenue Arts District in Chicago’s historic Rogers Park neighborhood.

The Rogers Park ARTery Exhibition (the ARTery) is a curated artwalk showcasing a variety of Chicago artists across many mediums, exhibited in storefront windows and open spaces within the Glenwood Avenue Arts Festival footprint, with a main gallery information center featuring a full-color map suitable for self-guided walking tours.  Curated by local artist, Lewis Lain, at 1409 Morse Avenue, (the location for the ARTery indoor gallery).   Artery artists include  Aaron Wooten,  Alenna Sandy,  Caroline Keem,  Janice Aponte, Jen Cooper, Leon Sarantos, Lewis Lain, Shaun Vain.  One artwork from the exhibit, Mexican Roadtrip by Leon  Sarantos, is a non-objective painting that captures the feeling of the life and colors of Mexico using heavy textures, washes and linear overlays.

There will also be outdoor art: Over 100 artists will exhibit on Glenwood and Morse Avenues, includes painters, photographers, ceramics, jewelers, glass , sculptors, textiles and more.  Gallery B1E has a wonderful sculpture garden.  See the Mile of Mural Project.

When: Opening Night Event: Friday, Aug.19, 6 - 10 p.m., 6900 block of N. Glenwood Ave
Outdoor Festival and ARTery: Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20-21, 12 - 9 p.m.,
6900-7000 N. Glenwood Ave. and the 1400 block of Morse Ave.

Where:  The Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest takes place in the Glenwood Avenue Arts District on Chicago’s North Side, in the heart of Rogers Park, on Glenwood Ave., 6900–7000 North (between Farwell and Lunt) and the 1400 block of Morse Avenue, steps from the Morse Ave stop on the CTA Red Line. The Outdoor Fest and many art studios are ADA accessible.

Free Admission To Outdoor entertainment

More info at:

www.glenwoodave.org

Entertainment - Also look for after hour ticketed concerts, such as Corky Siegel Chamber Blues at Mayne Stage

http://www.glenwoodave.org/GAAF/entertainment
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