Lillstreet Art Center 35th Anniversary Mural UnveilingJuly 23rd, 2010
Title: Lillstreet Art Center 35th Anniversary Mural Unveiling
Location: Lillstreet Art Center, 4401 N. Ravenswood Ave
Description: Lillstreet Art Center’s community of students, teachers and artists have come together to create a 40 sq. ft public mural in honor of the art center’s 35th anniversary. Spearheaded by Lillstreet teachers Sonata Kazimieraitiene, Corinne D. Peterson and Julia Sowles, the mural is composed of ceramic tiles, tools and objects from each of Lillstreet’s eight art departments, and will be mounted on the exterior south side of the Ravenswood building, 4401 N. Ravenswood Ave., visible from Montrose Ave.
The mural will be unveiled to the public on Saturday, July 24 at 1 p.m. with a champagne toast and light refreshments. Bruce Robbins, a Glencoe native who founded the Chicago art center 35 years ago and still presides as CEO, will make the opening remarks, followed by the artists and students who participated on the project.
Start Time: 13:00