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    OPENING RECEPTION: Nightmare Before the Day of the Dead

    The Opening Reception for the NIGHTMARE BEFORE THE DAY OF THE DEAD EXHIBIT will be held Sunday, September 25th from 2-5 at Studio 659. Refreshments will be served. The Exhibit this year focuses on the Day of the Dead Holiday as well as all things ‘spooky’. Two Day of the Dead Altars will be featured as well as other media forms depicting scary images. The Exhibit is family-friendly and runs through November 12th. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark…

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    CALL FOR ART: NIGHTMARE BEFORE THE DAY OF THE DEAD

    STUDIO 659 is now accepting submissions for the “Nightmare Before the Day of the Dead” Exhibit. Media of all kinds are welcome but with each piece the topic must be Day of the Dead/Halloween/Scary/Nightmare-related. This will be a fun show and we expect many submissions, so get your images in soon. Please check out Chicago Artist Resource for detailed requirements. EXHIBIT runs September 25 through November 12, 2016 OPENING RECEPTION: September 25th, 2:00-5:00 p.m. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later…

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    Sand Castle/Sculpting Competition, June 25 at 7:00 a.m.: “Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea”

    To help celebrate our Lakefront community, a Sand Sculpting Competition will be held on 25 June 2016. The competition will be hosted by the Whiting Arts Council in conjunction with the City of Whiting. The goal of the event is to bring visitors and the community together to celebrate a morning of sculpting sand at Whihala Beach. We anticipate that this will be the inaugural event of an annual competition. Guidelines Registration table will be located between the beach and boat launch near the 117th Street entrance. Registration (day of only): 7am, build until Noon, at which point judging takes place. Participants will be provided with string to stake out…

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    Comics and Superheros Exhibit

    We have some Comics and Superheros waiting for you. Comics and Superhero Exhibits opens today May 22nd. Opening reception from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Featuring local artists and selections from the collection of Mike Petrovich. Studio 659 hours: Thursday & Friday 12:00pm to 7:00 pm Saturday 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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    A Senior Moment

    A Senior Moment “Celebrating the Artwork of Our Seniors” Studio 659 and the Whiting Arts Council are pleased to present our next art event. The Senior Moment show will be opening on Sunday April 3rd with a welcoming reception at 2:00 pm. We have many local artists contributing to this show. Don’t miss this one! Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend