The River North Design District (RNDD) is proud to announce this year’s annual River North Fall Gallery Walk on Friday, September 6th and Saturday, September 7th, 2019. The walk is comprised of 33 locations with special events throughout River North featuring 35 artists and 23 designer vignettes. This year’s walk philanthropic partner is buildOn and a portion of proceeds will change the lives of children in a developing country.
The walk will feature showrooms exhibiting designer vignettes from Chicago’s top designers as they showcase living settings highlighting artwork created by some of the brightest stars in the art world today. Showrooms will have extended hours during the event on September 6th until 9pm. The vignettes will be exhibited until October 7th. The event’s host committee includes art enthusiasts and collectors Tony Karman, Carrie Lannon, Daniel Kinkade, Janet Owen, Shannon Sharpe and Rochelle Trotter. This year the committee will also present an award for best vignette.
RNDD is grateful for their partnerships and this year those include:
Theodore Alexander, The Godfrey Hotel Chicago, SOFA, EXPO Chicago, The Other Art Fair, Art Encounter, The Anti-Cruelty Society, Chicago Gallery News, Luxe Interiors + Design, Dering Hall, Freeze & Float and a curated beer selection by Oct.co.
Participants for this year’s walk include:
PROjECT.interiors featuring Amanda Morrison at Transceramica
Amy Kartheiser Design featuring Sarah Raskey at Chicago Luxury Beds
Hailey Lauren Designs featuring Jamie Tubbs with Daniel Kinkade Fine Art at TOTO
Nora Schneider Interior Design featuring Cleveland Dean at bulthaup
JOLIE ID featuring Meg Cowell with Daniel Kinkade Fine Art at Christopher Guy
Yamini Designs featuring David Gamble and Julian Wasser of Hilton | Asmus Contemporary Gallery at Casa Spazio
Victoria Hardy Interiors featuring Bruno Surdo and Michael Van Zeyl of Victor Armendariz Gallery at eggersmann usa
Robin Thomas Design featuring Randy O’Brien of Vale Craft Gallery at Lightology
Wike LaFrey featuring Linc Thelen at Orizzonti
Kadlec Architecture + Design featuring Glenn Wexler of Zolla Lieberman Gallery at Oscar Isberian Rugs
JamesThomas Interiors featuring Ramona Russu with Daniel Kinkade Fine Art at Oscar Isberian Rugs
Jessica Lagrange Interiors featuring Janet McGreal of Gruen Galleries at Oscar Isberian Rugs
Brianne Bishop Design featuring Philippe Vignal with Daniel Kinkade Fine Art at Ligne Roset
Vincere featuring Vladimir Bachorik of Echt Gallery at O’Brien Harris
Bruce Fox Interior Architecture + Design featuring James Iska of Shashi Caudill Fine Art at Theodore Alexander
Kelly Hurliman Design featuring John Bannon of Ken Saunders Gallery at Renaissance Tile & Bath
Room & Board featuring Steven Ciezki and Kazuki Takizawa of Echt Gallery at Materials Marketing
Sarah Jacquelyn Interiors featuring Cat Tesla of Chicago Art Source at Artists Frame Service
Sarah Dippold Design featuring Robin Denevan of Addington Gallery at Organic Looms
Steve + Filip Design featuring Christophe Gausparro at Studio41
Alan Design Studio featuring Jennifer Webster with Daniel Kinkade Fine Art at 210 Design House
Alida Coury Interiors featuring Colt Seager at Calia Stone Boutique
dSPACE Studio featuring TJ O’Keefe at Molteni&C
Centaur Interiors featuring Tyler Shields at Samuel Lynne Galleries
Victor Armendariz Gallery is exhibiting Jan Pieter Fokkens
Gruen Galleries is exhibiting Meredith Pardue
Vale Craft Gallery is exhibiting Randy O’Brien
Zolla Lieberman Gallery is exhibiting Dennis Lee Mitchell, Phyllis Bramson and Lorraine Peltz
Echt Gallery is exhibiting Jay Strommen
Addington Gallery is exhibiting Rebecca Crowell and Robin Denevan
Ken Saunders Gallery is exhibiting Thomas Scoon
Hilton | Asmus Contemporary is exhibiting David Gamble and Julian Wasser
The Anti-Cruelty Society featuring “Art from the Heart”, special POP UP with Dresner Design
This year’s lineup begins with a VIP kickoff party featuring new works by nationally collected artist Sarah Raskey at Chicago Luxury Beds and a vignette created by Amy Kartheiser Design. The walk concludes with an after party hosted by Transceramica, celebrating community and creativity created by PROjECT.interiors in partnership with Theodore Alexander featuring artist Amanda Morrison.
The gallery walk is free and open to the public; the VIP Kickoff party and after party are $35 each or both for $60. Proceeds benefit the not-for-profit River North Design District, and proceeds will go towards yearly programming. A portion of proceeds will also benefit our philanthropic partner, buildOn.