The Chicago Gallery News lists all the opening receptions this weekend. Might be the biggest opening weekend of the year with Friday being the main night. Galleries in all areas are having parties, receptions and other events. Be sure to stop by a few and grab some art plus free wine and cheese.
I had been on the road for six months. From Shoreline, CA. to the Big Easy to Chesapeake Bay, VA. and many spots inbetween, now home again in Indiana already for a week. Restlessness was setting in. I walked down the field lined road to a small woods to watch the sunset. And there, in the countryside, I discovered home can be as beautiful as anyplace else
The above photo is one of the pictures we've sold. Bought at ECoustic Chicago by local record label head.
Remember when Shepard Fairey was an underground street artist bucking the system? Guess money talks and bullsh** walks as they say. Besides setting his images up for Obama, now he's letting millions use his 'work' for their myspace, facebook, etc. icons. Check it here - Obamicon.Me
While the name is catchy, Taste Of Butthole Art Walk will hopefully bring butthole-less type works. A guerrilla art show in the Kinzie Corridor/ United Center Warehouse District is a BYOA(rt) affair from 2-4PM on Saturday. Art is classy, buttholes and rusty bridges aside.