Artists examine the evolution of Chicago area theaters from past to present ( including vaudeville stages, silent pictures, live performance venues and motion pictures ) to sometimes extinction.
Featured theatres include the Auditorium, Aragon, Biograph, Calo, Chicago, Davis, Geneva, Goodman, Granada, Lake, Logan, Lyric Opera/Civic Opera House, Merle Reskin Theatre, Music Box, Nortown, Patio, Pickwick, Portage, Paramount, Rialto, Riveria and Uptown.
Devonshire Cultural Center, 4422 Greenwood St, Skokie, IL 60076 Free artist's reception on Sunday, May 26, 2019 ( 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. ) Artworks on display through July 28, 2019
Featuring photography, paintings, mixed media by the following artists: John Baker, Zhanna Biletska, Don Elmi, David Floodstrand, Ted Gordon, Howard Heath, Sandra Holubow, Robert Kameczura, Debra Nichols, Herb Nolan,Lisa Zane, & Jill Zylke
Admission to the exhibition is FREE. The Center's regular viewing hours are Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 9:00 pm; Saturday and Sunday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm. Phone ( 847 ) 674-1500 for more information.
To view Artists Biographies, Histories of the Theaters and Images of the Artworks on display, go to www.anatomicallycorrect.org/alltheworldsastageII.htm .
This exhibition is presented by Anatomically Correct Arts. Founded in 1991, Anatomically Correct is a 501( c )( 3 ) not-for-profit organization dedicated to showcasing works by artists in alternative spaces in a combined effort to educate, diversify, and promote community awareness of the visual and performing arts. Exhibitions are in complement to Devonshire Cultural Center's theatrical productions. The exhibition is funded in part by the Illinois Arts Council, an agency of the State of Illinois. www.anatomicallycorrect.org .
—From a press release