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1527 Otto Blvd

Chicago Heights

IL 60411

Phone

708 754 2601

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Wednesday
12-5pm
Thursday
12-5pm
Friday
12-6pm
Saturday
11-4pm

 




 

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2015 CALENDAR
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Jan 14-Feb 7

2015

Reception

Fri Jan 16

6-9pm

 

Pedagogy

Art By Art Educators

Featuring work by select faculty members from: Prairie State College, South Suburban College, Governors State University, and Moraine Valley Community College

 

Feb 25-Mar 28

Reception

Fri Feb 27

6-9pm

 

You Art What You Eat

National Juried Exhibit

Juried by Shannon Stratton

 

Feb 28-Apr 18

2:30-4pm

FREE

Art Basics Class,

for ages 6-12

Instructor: Patricia Moore

Sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, South Suburban Alumnae Chapter.

 

Register by February  21, 

unionstreetart@gmail.com or (708) 754-2601

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Feb 21

12-2pm

$5

To Dye For

fabric Dye Workshop with Dorita Fuller

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Mar 4-Apr 1

off-site

Women in Art, Tribute to Women's History Month

Featuring art by local female artists

Pam Eberlin, Dorita Fuller, and Allison Kortokrax

City Hall, 1601 Chicago Rd, Chicago Heights IL

 

Mar 7

1-3pm

FREE

Artist Talk: Eric May

Eric is a chef and artist and will talk about his work. This talk coincides with the "You Art What You Eat" exhibit.

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Mar 21

10am-12pm

$20

 

Let's Create

Mixed Media Painting workshop with Diane McGarel

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Mar 25

6-9pm

Professional Women's Network

Business After Hours Event

In honor of Women's History Month, the Professional Women's Network is hosting a business after hours event at Union Street Gallery! Guests will enjoy a glass of wine as they relax, view the exhibit and art studios, and mingle in good company with other professional women from the greater Chicagoland area.

Interested in attending? Contact the gallery!

 

Mar 27

7-10pm

Union Street Beat: Open Mic night

hosted by Midwest Action!

must register with gallery ahead of time to perform

 

Apr 1-30

off-site

Use Your Words

Exhibit at Flossmoor Library in honor of National Poetry Month

featuring art by USG studio and guild artists

Flossmoor Library

1000 Sterling Ave, Flossmoor, IL 60422

 

Apr 11

12-2pm

$5

To Dye For

Fabric Dye Workshop with Dorita Fuller

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Apr 15-May 9

Reception

Sat Apr 18

12-3pm

 

BioSynthesis(1st floor)

Aviva Alter, Angela Dieffenbach, Vesna Jovanovic

art inspired by science, medicine, and the human body

 

Apr 15-May 9

Reception

Sat  Apr  18

12-3pm

 

Journey,The Art of Healing (2nd floor)

Regional Juried Exhibit

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Apr 22- May 16

Independence School Student Exhibit

classroom gallery, 2nd floor

 

Apr 25

10am-4pm

$60 / $70

 

Color Mixing: Watercolors
Instructor: Ed Brickler
This all day workshop offers a practical hands-on approach to color mixing with water color paints.
$60 members, $70 non members  (lunch included)

 

May 2

2-6pm

Tickets: $65

Union Street Gallery Annual

Derby Day

A Kentucky Derby themed fundraiser and the premier social event of the spring! Hosted at the beautiful and prestigious Olympia Fields Country Club.

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This event helps raise funds for building repairs and ensures the gallery can maintain its free programming for the community.

 

May 9

1-3pm

$20

 

Comic Book Crash Course

For Ages 10-18

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May 12-15

Reception

Fri May 15

6-9pm

 

Homewood Flossmoor High School

Student Art Exhibit

 

May 29-31

 

USG Annual Pop-Up Thrift Shop 

& Vintage Clothing Sale

 

June 17-July 18

 

Insider Art

Annual Exhibit of art by Union Street Gallery Studio & Guild Artists

 

June 17-July 18

 

Art from the Cancer Support Center

classroom gallery, 2nd floor

 

July 11

9am-3pm

Union Street Gallery Annual

A Little Garden Art   Garden Walk

Join us for a beautiful day as you watch artists create in stunning garden get-a-ways right here in our own back yard.

 

Aug 5-Sept 5

Solo exhibit featuring art by Luis Sahagun  (1st floor)

 

Aug 5-Sept 5

 

 

Off the Wall, Graffiti and Street Art  (2nd floor)

Regional Juried Exhibit

 

Aug 22

1-3pm

FREE

 

 

Make Your Mark

Lecture and Demo on Drawing Materials and Techniques

Presented by Ed Brickler

 

Sept 23-Oct 24

 

National Juried Exhibit

 

Nov 11 - Dec 23


Twelfth Month

Annual Exhibit of Fine Art & Craft made by local artists

Nov 11 - Dec 23


Annual Members Exhibit

exhibit of select work from Union Street Gallery artist members

 

Mission

Union Street Gallery fosters creative expression and appreciation for the arts through diverse exhibits in a vibrant gallery space; accessibility to open studios and a working artists’ collective; and engaging classes, workshops and outreach activities, to provide a sustainable cultural presence in the community.

 
Vision

Union Street Gallery & Studios is open to all artists, emerging, mid-career and established. The purpose is to support artists by providing a professional environment for the development of creative expression, exhibition opportunities, promotion, and education of artists in the business of art. The goal is to link art with private, business, and educational communities to enhance awareness and education of the arts.