Ahead of the grand opening taking place Saturday, November 28th, Springboard Arts Chicago will be hosting a neighborhood sneak peek of their new 4,500-square-foot gallery for Wicker Park residents on November 27 from noon-4 pm, which will follow strict adherence to Chicago COVID-19 guidelines. The door-opening exhibition, “Illuminate,” intends to shine light on the power of art during challenging times. The exhibit will showcase the works of 15 of Springboard Arts’ extensive roster of artists, including mixed media artist Paul Branton, photographer Gail Mancuso, and sculptor Peter Zelle.
Work by David Gista, Peter Zelle, Gail Mancuso, Paul Branton, Frank Hyder, Ed Hinkley, JT Thompson, Yvette Kaiser Smith, Kathie Shaw, Susan Hall, David Kogan, Judit Csotsits, Roberta Miles, Laurie Shaman, Debra Disman
For those eager to visit Springboard Arts prior to the neighborhood and public openings, one-hour appointments can be made with the gallery beginning November 16 by reaching out through Springboard Arts’ contact page. Masks are required.