Opening Saturday, July 15th, from 4 - 7
On view through Thursday, August 17th
Prak-sis Gallery in Chicago invited Diana Leviton Gondek to have a Solo-Exhibition July, 15- August, 6, 2017 to promote her for upcoming Aqua Art Miami. The Opening for the Chicago exhibition will be July, 15 4:00 to 7:00.
Observations of human nature are seen throughout her work. Inspired by real and imagined images, she works primarily with oil on canvas. Her work shows a certain kind of kinetics, and even at times transparency, to color and uncomplicated straightforwardness. Her own visual vocabulary
Diana majored in Fine Arts and went on to become Art Director at Northwestern University.
Diana is back to Fine Art and is now an artist-in-residence at Chicago’s Zhou B Art Center. She is well established in the Chicago art scene with numerous group shows, solo shows, gallery representations, Artsy representation and multiple publications including two bookcovers. CBS News also did a special segment on her and her art.
She has designed and painted three public art horse statues for Horses of Honor, owned by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Alderman Ed Burke and Alderman Tom Tunney.
Outside of the US, Diana has sold artwork in Ireland, Germany and the Netherlands. She was also part of a group exhibition in Busan, Korea. Most recently she was commissioned by Special Oympics to create a painting to be used nationally and internationally to promote their 50th Anniversary in 2018. Now owned by Timothy Shriver.