Calendar of Events
The Vote Is In! The Collector's Choice goes to Marcus Sterling Alleyne with Honey Locs.
You can find more of his work at alleyneart.com
Follow him on instagram @alleyneart or @cosmicyoga3000 for his yoga series!
“The Little Things” ExhibitAt Dionne Victoria Studios, INC.
in the lower level of the Zhou B. Art Center
1029 W. 35th Chicago IL 60609
Novermber 16th-December 21st 2018
Opening Reception November 16, 2018 6pm-10pm.
Who we are:
By igniting the flame within ourselves we ignite the flames within others. We teach empathy through art and inspire transformation through education in our classrooms, events and exhibitions. To learn more about Dionne Victoria Studios, INC. visit www.dionnevictoria.com. To find out about the Butterfly Community, like our page a https://www.facebook.com/ButterflyCommunity, follow us on instagram @butterflycommunitychicago.
“Little things make big things happen.” -John Wooden
This exhibition acknowledges the little things it takes to be the big people we are. Little things make big things happen. Big things make change occur! We are the change we want to see. Our goal is to have at least 100 paintings, 14” x 14” or less including frame, subject is open to the artists' discretion.
**Label all materials with your first initial last name_title: (example) dmilton_title.jpg
All submissions are due October 26th 11:59pm!
Submissions deadline October 26th
Notifications by October 29th
Art delivered by November 7th
Opening Reception November 16th
Closing Reception December 21st
Art pickup by January 11th
The gallery does not take commission but all donations from sales through this exhibition will go towards a location for our community center.
Third Annual Spring Art Fair!
Looking for vendors, artists and performers for our annual Spring Art Fair in South Shore.
Date: May 6th
Location: Studio 71 1834 E 71st St, Chicago, IL 60649
Street parking available.
This fair is about forming unity in our communities and promoting economic growth. The theme is life and we have a few different ways you can participate.
We are looking for a variety in goods for example body and hair care products, jewelry, accessories, artwork, food, etc. If you make it, we want it! Vendors who donate to the raffle receive up to $10 off depending on the value of the item donated.
Vendor fee: $35
We are interested in people concerned with uplifting the community. The performances will be in the form of open mic. There is no fee to perform.
We will be having a baby drive for expectant parents. Please bring an item for the drive to receive a raffle ticket for items up for grabs.
If you’re interested in being a vendor or performer please email complete this google form here: https://goo.gl/forms/IisoCCevVA3PrRPA3
Once you have been accepted, you will receive information about payment and further instructions.
On the day:
Setup begins at 12pm and doors open at 1pm. Clean up is at 6pm. Standard card ables are provided. You are welcome to bring your own table.
Food will be served.
Open Mic will begin at 3:00 and last until 5:30 depending on participants.
We always have something going on in the community. Find out about events, exhibitions and workshops here!
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