Saturday, November 1st, 10 a.m. ~ noon On November 1st we will have our last Day of Remembrance event, make your own paper flowers and shadow boxes for remembering loved ones. Bring your own photos to add to our community ofrenda. Supplies provided, all ages.
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10 am~12 pm For the next three Saturdays we will be hosting family-friendly Day of Remembrance activities. This Saturday is sugar-skull face painting! Our Abbey Handmade Market will also be happening in our auditorium this Saturday from 10-4. Grab a cup of coffee, get your kid's face painted, then buy some [...]
Everybody’s Gallery is doing its own take on the Day of the Dead with a mixed media art show! Family-friendly activities are also planned for Saturdays, October 18, and 25, and Nov. 1, including face painting, sugar skull painting, and other crafts. We invite you to remember. Join us in our “Community Ofrenda." Ofrenda literally [...]
Summer is Blooming at Everybody’s Coffee! From July 27th through September 30th fresh, new artwork will be on display at Everybody’s Coffee. These are huge portraits with bursts of color by various local artists. The paintings center on the individual yet represent an entire community. Your focus is drawn to the eyes and widens to [...]
April 26-June 1, 2014 As a young advertising copywriter and aspiring photographer, Bob Rehak took the “L” to work at the Leo Burnett agency downtown. From the train, he’d look down upon a section of Chicago that was a microcosm of the city during a time of great political and class transition. Determined to document [...]
Paintings, Prints, Album Covers and More February 14 to April 5, 2013 Wilson Abbey in Uptown, Chicago is proud to announce its very first art show: CORNERSTONE: A Retrospective of Janet Cameron, Paintings, Prints, Album Covers and More. Over the last 40 years her oils, watercolors, and various prints have illustrated album, book, and magazine [...]