Gallery Hourstoday! A comprehensive new exhibition of fine art photographsby members of the artist-initiated, non-profit group Women in Focus-Chicago (WIF) opens on Friday, April 13, 7:00 to 10:00 pm gala celebrating the city’s diversity.The show is the culmination of a year of work by WIF photographers who visiteda different Chicago neighborhood each month, capturing thousands of imagesrepresenting the people, sights, and culture of Bronzeville, Chinatown,Downtown, Historic Pullman, Hyde Park, Lincoln Park and the Lakefront, LoganSquare, Pilsen, Rogers Park, Uptown, the West Loop, and Wicker Park. Curated bytwo well-known experts on both photography and Chicago neighborhoods, RichardCahan and Charles Osgood, the Hairpin exhibition marks the debut of the fullproject.
TheHairpin exhibition marks the debut of the full project, following a previewexhibit at Café Sel Marie last summer and the inclusion of select worksin Jackson Junge Gallery’s “In the ‘Hood” show over the 2017 holiday season.The full project includes 74 archival fine art prints, with 5-7 photographsrepresenting each of the 12 neighborhoods.
Gallery Hours today 1:30 - 5:00, Saturday April 21st, 1:00 - 4:00, Sunday April 22nd 1:00 - 4:00