The Artist Project

December 4–7, 2008 | The Merchandise Mart, 7th Floor

DISCOVER a juried selection of established and emerging artists in a gallery style exhibition.

COLLECT interesting and affordable work in media including 2D, mixed media, photography and sculpture.

SUPPORT the art community and its talented and hardworking independent artists.

Exhibiting Artists

Chantel Baros
Casey Berner
Alison Bixby
Daniel Blanco
Rine Boyer
Jason Brammer
Virginia Broersma
Carlton Brown
Elizabeth Buchanan
Peter Bullock
Jane Catlin
Audry Cramblit
Michael Delott
Jessie Eisner-Kleyle
Kevin Ewing
Consuelo Gillock
Julian Gordon
Helene Goutay

Nick Haas
Josh Harker
Jaime Lynn Henderson
Clifton Henri
Lynn Herring
Rose Hirano
Heidi Johnson
Kristopher Jones
Yvette Kaiser Smith
Scottie Kersta-Wilson
Lori Kiergaard
Kenn Kotara
Ian Mcdonald-Smith
Chet Morrison
Robert Mullenix
Elsa Munoz
Sarah Nobles
Kevin O’Connell

Molly Peters
Paul Pilewski
David Platford
Brad Pogatetz
Robert Porter
Ted Preuss
DeMarcus Purham
Grant Ramsey
Mark Russell
Sara Ryan
Djordije Skendzic
Allison Svoboda
Larry Thomas
Peter Wang
Olivia Wolfe

Opening Night Party
Thursday, December 4, 5-9pm
Enjoy music from DJ Erik and bars throughout the floor as you discover great art. Party hop and visit the One of a Kind Show party on the 8th floor.

Daily Curated Exhibitions
Special exhibitions of work from exhibiting artists will be curated by Chicago art authorities.
Thursday: Andrea Green, The School of the Art Institute
Friday: Olga Stefan, Chicago Artists’ Coalition
Saturday: Cynthia Quick, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs

Playwright Series
Beau O’Reilly and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago playwriting workshop presents “The Dream Notebooks,” a series of works generated from dreams and spun into scenes, monologues, and short fiction.  The work includes writings by workshop members:
Kristiana Colon, Miriam Pinchuk, Shermin Kruse, Shane Graber, Nichol Montgomery, Greg Kiewert, and Julien Berke. Works will be read by Mr. O’Reilly and guest actors.
Thursday, 7 p.m.
Sunday, 2 p.m.

Live Music
The Artist Project is proud to host talented musical artists throughout the weekend:
Fig Media presents DJ Erik, Thursday, 5-9pm
Kevin Hunt, Friday, 6-8pm
20 Mark Helga, Saturday, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
DJ Cord & Friends, Sunday, 3-4:30 p.m.

Show Hours
Thursday, December 4, noon-9 p.m.
Friday, December 5, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday, December 6, 10 a.m -7 p.m.
Sunday, December 7, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Tickets are $10 and include admission to the One of a Kind Show and Sale® Chicago running concurrently on the 8th floor of The Merchandise Mart. Purchase online in advance for $7 or on site during show dates. One ticket will allow entry to both shows