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Melanie Brown - Sound and Memory: Painting the Intangible

Posted by Abby Rosen on

Second Floor Annex Gallery Show: August 24 - End of September Live Layered Sounds Project Performance with Ryan Ingebritsen: September 28 from 6-9 pm, performances at 7 and 8. The Lillstreet Art Center Second Floor Annex Gallery proudly presents Melanie Brown's show Sound and Memory: Painting the Intangible. Sound and Memory uses the spontaneity of material and gesture to capture fleeting moments. The landscapes are the result of using material to physically remember time spent among the mountains, hummingbirds, and quickly changing skies of Colorado. The soundscapes are records of sonic moments in time layered upon each other. Both series...

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Pittsburgh or Bust! NCECA 2018

Posted by Brian Malnassy on

It's that time of year again...we're packing up and heading to NCECA NCECA 2018 | Pittsburgh, PA | March 14 - 18 For the past several years, Lillstreet Art Center has participated in the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Conference. This annual conference visits a different city each year — and in 2018, it's destined for Pittsburgh, PA. NCECA is a not-for-profit educational organization, and is a significant aspect of the national ceramics community. The NCECA Conference itself is an immersive clay experience including lectures, presentations, panel discussions, demonstrating artists and special exhibitions.  Where do we fit in? Lillstreet Gallery is headed...

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From The Heart Market: Spread The Love

Posted by Kate Bek on

Lillstreet Gallery is hosting a pop up and trunk show featuring local Chicago artists who are committed to sustainable practices in their work. February 10 - 11, 2018.

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