From the website for “The Artist Project:”
April 25-28, 2008
The Artist Project is Artropolis’ key event dedicated to the independent artist. The second annual exhibition and sale will feature original work from a juried selection of 300 established and emerging artists who are currently unaffiliated within the gallery community. It is a rare opportunity to discover and obtain interesting and affordable art directly form a uniquely talented group of artists.
This event is being held at the Merchandise Mart, 8th Floor (downtown Chicago).
For a list of exhibiting artists, click here.
Dates and Hours
|Thursday, April 24
Friday, April 25
Saturday, April 26
Sunday, April 27
Monday, April 28
|6 p.m.–9 p.m. Preview Opening
11 a.m.–7 p.m.
11 a.m.–7 p.m.
11 a.m.–6 p.m.
11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Chicago’s citywide celebration of arts, antiques and culture, Artropolis™ attracts thousands of visitors to savor a rich menu of art and entertainment experiences that are unique to Chicago. For the visitors’ convenience and enjoyment, The Artist Project will run concurrently with Art Chicago, The Merchandise Mart International Antiques Fair, NEXT, and The Intuit Show of Folk and Outsider Art – all within The Merchandise Mart. Educational programs, guided tours, music, theatre and dance performances are planned at a variety of venues throughout the city: from major museums to small galleries, from world-class concert halls to cutting-edge clubs, from lakefront parks to exclusive private parties.”
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