the new riverfront museum opens in october. peoria is planning a number of 'art in the city' events as a run up to the grand opening. a major gallery event at the downtown 'Prairie Center of the Arts' is one of these. i have one print selected for the gallery 'last flight x4' http://www.pjstar.com/entertainment/x1224697453/Prairie-Center-of-the-Arts-Vernissage-features-nearly-200-area-artists "Vernissage 2012," through Nov. 16, Prairie Center of the Arts, Warehouse Gallery I, 1506 SW Washington St., Peoria. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.
BLACK HISTORY ART DISPLAY AT PEORIA PUBLIC LIBRARY:
01/09/12 THRU 02/29/12
An art show celebrating the works of local African American artists will appear in the Main Library Gallery on Lower Level One through February 29, with an Artist’s Reception on Saturday, February 25 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Please join the artists for light refreshments and an opportunity to discuss their work. The Peoria area is rich in talented black artists and visitors will be able to enjoy all their work in one place. Featured artists include: Jonathon Romain, Andrea Ellen Reed, Larry Hendricks, Preston Jackson, Rashad Reed and Elijah T. Sansom. The Gallery is open during regular library hours, Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and viewing the exhibit is free and open to the public.
fortress of hope
marsh ice scape
visions of grandview II
Bibo Gallerie – Illinois Art League 2009 Spring Membership Show
08/17/09 9:30am – 5:00pm
Bibo Gallerie is honored to present the Illinois Art League Blue Ribbon winners of the 2009 Spring Membership Show. Aug 14-Sep 4. 9:30-5p Mon-Fri; 10a-4p Sat. Opening Reception: 5-8p Aug 14. Bibo Gallerie, 4921 N. Sheridan Rd., Peoria. 309-691-0126.