FreshLens Chicago / Aug. 3 – 31

The FreshLens Chicago mission is to provide educational arts programming to high school students from under-resourced areas of the city by giving them an opportunity to gain confidence through the vehicle of photography. As they develop individual growth, team building, good work habits, and responsibility, these students create exceptional photographic work. Exhibition runs August 3 […]

Frameworks / Trentini & Murphy / June 1 – July 27

Two artists transform modern digital photography into unique textured objects by using ancient art processes. Cécile Trentini uses a rubric to record moments on her daily walks and then quilts those images into elaborate textile artwork. Stephen Murphy screenprints his bold photographic imagery to create lush encaustic paintings. In distinct directions, these artists depart from […]

Off the Cuff / April 6 – May 25

Works by Corey Ciszek, Melanie Deal, Howard Kanter & Steve Sager Like shuffling through the Sunday paper to get to the comics first, these artists help us absorb vital information through colorful witticism. They share their humorous response to the world around us through collage, compartmental storyboarding and irreverent absurdity. Cutting/pasting, doodling and playful collaborations […]

Viewfinder / Eisen – Greene – Martens – Oberto / Dec. 1 – Jan. 26

Peer into unknown worlds with the resident artists of Alley Gallery – Avram Eisen, Chris Greene, Ross Martens and Darren Oberto. Their endeavors riff on observations from unnatural vantage points. View an eclectic group of paintings, sculptures, photography and textile work. Exhibition runs December 1 – January 26. Join us for receptions Saturday, Dec. 1, […]