River North, a Chicago Neighborhood Visit from Chicago ...

River North, a Chicago Neighborhood Guide

by Zahra Ink - Chicago Writing Services

History

 

Chicago's River North neighborhood got its start as an industrial area and later became a warehouse district. When the warehouses closed down in the 1970's the large, empty buildings attracted various artists and writers looking for loft and studio space, thus creating a neighborhood that was artistic but...

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Date: 2017-03-11 08:38:43
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Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta Fine Art Photography Gallery

Jackson Fine Art specializes in 20th century & contemporary photography. An internationally known photography gallery established by Jane Jackson. We have a strong focus on contemporary Photography while maintaining a blend of 20th Century and Vintage works.

Our artists include Roger Ballen, Vee Speers, Mona Kuhn, David Hilliard, Andrew Moore, Elliott Erwitt, Sally Mann, Mitch Epstein, Danny...

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Chicago Fine Art Fairs and Craft Shows - Art Fair Calendar

Welcome to the free Chicago Art Fair Calendar, offering info on the top juried Art Festivals and Craft Shows in Chicago and Chicagoland for all seasons in�Naperville, Oak Park, Wilmette, Evanston, Riverside, Skokie, Oak Brook, Batavia, Geneva, Northbrook, LaGrange, and more!

We hope you will attend some of these fine art events where you'll find the most interesting shopping left in America....

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Top Art and Design Schools - Study.com

Top Art and Design Schools

Top Art and Design Schools

Art and design degrees are fairly common among many colleges in America, but choosing the best one for you can have many advantages. Preview several of the top schools in the field and learn about what kind of benefits each has for its students.

School Information

The colleges and universities profiled below offer bachelor's and master's...

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History - Muskegon Art Museum

Letter to Artists

History

Muskegon was a prosperous and booming town during the 1870s and 80s.� The "Lumber Queen of the World," as Muskegon was known, produced much of the lumber for a growing nation. Nearly 50 sawmills circled Muskegon Lake at the peak of the lumbering era and over 40 millionaires, those who had made their fortunes in lumber called Muskegon their home. However, once the boom...

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Website: http://www.muskegonartmuseum.org

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Creative & Art Scholarships and Internships - Fastweb

Creative & Art Scholarships and Internships

Find art scholarships to fuel your passion!

Elizabeth Hoyt

January 19, 2017

When students are work hard to develop passions, both inside and outside of the classroom, organizations take notice. That's why not all scholarships are based on academic performance. Alternatively, many seek to reward a student's unique talent -- whether it's athletic,...

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Loyola and Chicago: About: Loyola University Chicago

Frank Lloyd Wright

Entertainment and Recreation

There is always something fun and exciting to do in Chicago! The Windy City has something to offer everyone.

Art. The Art Institute of Chicago , the Museum of Contemporary Art and the new Loyola University Museum of Art are just some of the many art museums and galleries located in Chicago.

Dining. There are thousands of restaurants located in...

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Date: 2017-03-06 21:13:32
Website: http://www.luc.edu

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Fun Facts About Chicago | Choose Chicago

Take a look at Chicago by the numbers, and get a quick lesson in Chicago history, plus interesting facts and figures behind top Chicago attractions.

237 square miles of land

An estimated 2.7M residents

77 community areas containing more than 100 neighborhoods

Over 5,195 restaurants

More than 250 theaters, 225 music venues and 200 dance companies

56 museums

Over 700 public art works

More than...

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Website: http://www.choosechicago.com

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Contemporary and Southwest Fine Art Studio | Courtyard ...

Our Location

Welcome to the Courtyard Gallery

The breathtaking western gateway to Michigan is home to The Courtyard Gallery. Located in Harbor Country, New Buffalo is a 175 plus year old favorite Midwest destination.

Surrounded by wonderful sandy beaches, vineyards,  picturesque fruit orchards and endless water activities, it is only 65 miles east of Chicago on the shores of Lake Michigan. Fine restaurants abound and the Four Winds Casino all add to the ambiance of the area.

Courtyard Gallery is one of Michigan's premier classic and contemporary...

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Website: http://courtyardfineart.com

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Studio Art Major | Baldwin Wallace University

As a studio art major, you will have access to state-of-the-art studio space and�diverse hands-on learning and portfolio-building opportunities to showcase your work.�

Educational trips and�field experiences at private art galleries, auction houses, museums and other Cleveland cultural institutions make learning career relevant. Printmaking students visit Zygote Press in Cleveland to learn...

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Date: 2017-03-11 06:28:44
Website: https://www.bw.edu

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Department of Fine Arts - Indiana University Northwest

The IU Northwest Department of Fine Arts offers a first-class baccalaureate degree program that serves the northwest region of Indiana as well as the Chicagoland area. The department is comprised of a community of remarkable professional artists and educators who are nationally and internationally active in their disciplines, and who are fully committed to the educational advancement of their...

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Website: http://www.iun.edu

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COVE GALLERY, Fine Art Galleries in Chatham and Wellfleet

[ contact us for more information regarding the art of Judith Shahn ]

Judith Shahn (1929-2009) was born in Paris to the artist Ben Shahn and his wife, Tillie Goldstein. She lived in New York City and spent summers in Truro, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. As a small child Shahn painted alongside her father and as a young artist she took life classes with the painter Moses Soyer. She attended Olivet...

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Website: http://www.covegallery.com

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Art of the Print Main Artist Index A - Original Graphic ...

Mountain Landscape (Untitled Composition) (Sold)

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Dora Maurer Mason's Yard 2016 | White Cube

White Cube presented an exhibition by Hungarian artist Dóra Maurer at Mason's Yard. Maurer's rigorous, conceptual work spans 50 years and incorporates painting, drawing, printmaking, photography and filmmaking. Also active as a curator and teacher, she is one of the most experimental artists to emerge from Eastern Europe during the past half a century. This exhibition encompassed the breadth of...

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Date: 2017-03-10 16:25:09
Website: http://whitecube.com

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