In November, curatorial committee member, Susan Pasowicz, chose fellow artist and former curator, Jean Wilson to be honored as Artist of the Month. They presented the exhibition to other studio artists with Art Director, Vincent Uribe.
In contrast to the chill air and dull color outside, guests to the Chicago Studio will be greeted by a blast of bright, warm colors in the drawings of Lee Draus. He was selected as December’s Artist of the Month by curatorial committee member, Tim Stone.
In October, curatorial committee member, Kris Schenkel, selected for the honor of Artist of the Month his fellow artist, Alex Scott. Alex has been a lifelong artist and maker. Many of his pieces draw on imagery from his childhood.
For September, the curatorial committee selected fellow member, Kris Schenkel, to receive the honored spot of Artist of the Month. Having worked at Arts of Life since 2009, Kris has really hit his stride within the past few years.
Winter was full of transition for the Chicago Studio Team, so welcoming Christea Parent into PCSA role at Chicago felt just like a fresh spring breeze!
Christea's background and current practice are in performing arts. She's an ensemble member of Hell in a Handbag Productions and produce, in addition to creating solo performance art. She has a BFA in theatre from New York University and has traveled extensively throughout the US.