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5th Annual Encaustic Exhibition

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5th Annual Encaustic Exhibition
Curated by: David Leigh

5216 N. Damen
Chicago, IL 60625
August 5th, 2016 - September 3rd, 2016
Opening: August 5th, 2016 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.morphogallery.com
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
North Side
EMAIL:  
morphogallery@gmail.com
PHONE:  
773.878.4255
OPEN HOURS:  
Thurs, Fri: 1-6 pm; Sat: 12-6 pm
TAGS:  
encaustic, wax, August, Art, mixed-media

DESCRIPTION

               5th Annual Encaustic Show

Show dates: August 5th – September 3rd , 2016
Opening Reception: August 5th, 2016 6pm – 10pm


August 2016 (Chicago) - Morpho Gallery is pleased to welcome back jurors Kathy Blankley Roman and Kathleen Waterloo for their fifth juried encaustic exhibition. After the success of past years’ exhibitions, Edges, Hot Wax in the City and Wax(in’) Blue, Unbound(ed), Waterloo and Roman return to present the 5th Annual Encaustic Exhibition.

 5th Annual Encaustic Exhibition is a juried exhibition featuring work from encaustic artists from around the country.  Mixed media is welcomed, but media must primarily consist of "hot wax" encaustic. This years submissions offer a wide variety of techniques and styles.  

About the Jurors/Curators:

Kathleen Waterloo received her BFA in 1996 from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.  Her work is represented in Chicago, Minneapolis, Washington DC, and Portland, and has been exhibited nationally and worldwide. The artist maintains a studio in Chicago. 

Kathy Blankley Roman is an award winning abstract painter. She has studied encaustic with Jenny Learner, Chicago and Shawna Moore, MT. Her acrylic and encaustic work have been exhibited regionally, and internationally online. The artist maintains a studio in Chicago.

Featured Artists:

Carol Myers, Carol Hamilton, Carrie Baxter, Cat Crotchett, Cate Cormack Judson, Cindy Lesperance, Daniel Breslin, David Najib Kasir, Deborah Martin, Diane Erickson, Dyan McClimon-Miller, Elizabeth Harris, Gina Louthian-Stanley, Jenny Hereth, Joan Moriarty, Kathy Roman, Kristin Swenson-Lintault, Laura LaRue, Linda Frueh, Linda Lowery, Lisa Davids, Mary McCloskey, Michelle Robinson, Robin Miller