The first weekend of June is full of artsy events. I will be spending my afternoons at the Hermosa ArtShow. The Hermosa ArtShow is on Saturday, June 2 from 12 to 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 3 from 12 to 5 p.m. in the Auditorium at the Kelvyn Park Fieldhouse, 2nd floor at 4438 W Wrightwood Avenue in Chicago.
The first Hermosa ArtShow brings together artists who make one-of-a-kind works of art and performance artists to display their talent in this new event in the Hermosa community. Admission is free. Live performances are organized by En Las Tablas! including cultural Latin dances and music. Come support Visibility Arts, an arts program that promotes artists with disabilities.
This year’s participating artists are:
- Maike van Wijk, Maike’s Marvels
- Jini Valence, Jini & Tonic
- Miriam S. Aquilera, Fasinarte
- Danielle Martin, Soap Distillery
- Melissa Yen, Jo Snow Syrups
- Nicholas Lacke, Nick Lacke Art & Illustration
- Giselle Cortes, Organic Seed Jewelry
- Sarita Kamat, Sarita Kamat Designs
- Tracy L. Burton, Scratchy Eye Studio
Pick up a free button at the Hermosa ArtShow. Our goal is to bring more art to the beautiful community and neighborhood which is Hermosa, literally translated to “Beautiful”. The tentative Performance Schedule for 2018 Hermosa ArtShow includes:
1pm Gerardo Sanabria
2pm Brandon Reyes
3pm Victor Raul
4pm Danzantes en las tablas
1pm Victor Raul
2pm Gerardo Sanabria
3pm Fuego ENT
4pm Brandon Reyes
The event is organized by Jerro Arts LLC in collaboration with En Las Tablas and The Chicago Park District. My Saturday evening will be spent at the Nasty Women Evanston Fundraiser! So excited for that event too.