Mark Your Calenders | Beyond Walls: Nontraditional Ways of Making a Living as an Artist

August 14, 2009 · Print This Article

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Looks like former BAS guest Chad Kouri of The Post Family will be speaking on a panel at the Cultural Center. This looks like it is worth checking out.

via the Cultural Center

“There’s a wide world of opportunity outside of galleries and many artists are making a full time living by diversifying their practices. Three Chicago artists and an on line gallerist explain how they do it. Lynn Basa (moderator) creates works that adapt in setting and scale from intimate studio paintings to site specific public art commissions in terrazzo and mosaic.

She is the author of The Artist’s Guide to Public Art: How to Find and Win Commissions. Nikko Moy is the curator of Ashes & Milk, an online gallery founded on the premise that a lot can be made from very little. Lee Tracy is an artist who explores many mediums and formats of expression to make varied points that resonate from one voice. Local insomniac Chad Kouri of The Post Family is a freelance illustrator and Art Director of Proximity Magazine.”

Thursday, August 20, 6 – 7:30 pm

Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St., 1st Floor Garland Room
Chicago, IL 60602

For more info check out the Cultural Center’s site

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