news and events

OCTOBER 9TH – NOVEMBER 15TH

“IMAGINE… Peace, Love & Understanding”

PLEASE CLICK ON OUR “CURRENT EXHIBIT” TAB TO SEE ALL OF THE ARTWORK IN THIS WONDERFUL SHOW!

This show opens on what would have been John Lennon’s 80th birthday. This show is to celebrate his vision and the best of human nature. During this extremely contentious election season please come join us in our happy place and IMAGINE… Peace, Love & Understanding!

Artists receptions October 9th 5 – 9pm and October 10th 2 – 5pm. Masks and Social Distancing required. Only 10 people at a time allowed in the Gallery, so please do your socializing outdoors or in our tent!

OPENING NOVEMBER 19TH

Joey Africa

November 19th – December 27th – Joey Africa! You definitely don’t want to miss this!!! Come meet the artist on November 21st 5-9pm. To keep everyone safe, we are requesting that you call to book a time slot. Please call Kelly @ (708)334-7062 or book a time directly on our Facebook page!

PAST EXHIBITS

AUGUST 20 – OCTOBER 4

INTERNATIONAL ICONIC POP ARTIST PETER MARS

CHICAGO PHOTOGRAPER KAT VAN HORN

Artist Reception September 12th 5pm – 9pm



JULY 16 – AUG 16

ALL IN THE SAME BOAT – OR ARE WE?

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“All in the same boat – or are we?”

“All in the Same Boat – or are we? Artists respond to the first 6 months of 2020”
A diverse group of over 50 Chicago area artists together in response to the pandemic isolation, climate change, and the peaceful and violent protests engendered by the loss of lives triggered by police brutality against African Americans
The two opening receptions are: Friday, July 31, from 6-9PM and Saturday, August 1st, from 2-5PM.  All who attend must practice social distancing and wear masks, preferably decorative. Gloves are also recommended. Prizes will be given for the 3 best masks on both days.
Curated by Anne Farley Gaines.


BEING BIPOLAR IN A POLARIZED WORLD

“Being Bipolar in a Polarized World” by Kelly Mathews

NOW AVAILABLE THROUGH AMAZON!!!




Preview complete catalog on Issuu!

GUNS & MONEY

17 Artists reaction to America’s Gun Culture


IN THE HOUSE

“In the House” is a celebration of the Fabulous group of artists that originally came together to help us open Stola Contemporary Art. Included artists are:

  • Peter Mars
  • Mike Kranz  
  • Ken Hirte
  • Brian Bonebrake
  • Karl Emanuel
  • Kelly Mathews
  • Kathy Roman

 

 

A new Contemporary art gallery in the Old Irving Park neighborhood of Chicago