Cornelia Arts Bldg. 30 YR Anniversary and Open House Oct 7

Cornelia Arts Building
October 2016 Open Studios Event 
Celebrating 30 Years as a
working art studio building: 1986 – 2016! 
Friday, October 7th, 6 to 10 pm
1800 West Cornelia, Chicago, IL
The Cornelia Arts Building - Where Art Works
Come celebrate their 30 year anniversary and the beginning of the Fall art season with the working artists of the Cornelia Arts Building. See the working art studios of the talented resident artists and artisans, meet them directly without intermediaries, and explore their working practices up close.  
Jason Messinger - Bang! 12"x12"
The building opens their doors to the public only four times a year. At this Fall event, come explore two full floors of working artist studios, and have a chance to purchase artwork and hand-made crafts directly from the people who made them. Over fifty local artists and artisans work in this former ice-house, including sculptors, painters, photographers, ceramic artists, print-makers, jewelry designers, textile artisans, and much more.  
Jason Messinger - At the Bazaar - 80"x56"
Experience artwork by the many NEW resident artists, and find the latest from your favorite building resident artists! See new hallway guest artist exhibitions, enjoy complimentary beverages in the studios, and delicious food from the food trucks outside!  The open studio events are family friendly and free to the public.
Guest artist Joey Wozniak - 6"x6"
Celebrating their 30 year anniversary! Established in 1986, the Cornelia Arts Building is one of the largest All-Artist studio buildings on Chicago's North side. The building rests at the border of three distinct Chicago Neighborhoods; Lakeview, Roscoe Village, and North Center. Close to public transportation and only two blocks south of the Addison Brown Line CTA stop, with free parking available in parking lot out front and on neighborhood streets nearby.
Jason Messinger - Landscape 12"x12"
Cornelia Arts Building 
October 2016 Open Studios Event 
Friday, October 7th, 6 - 10 pm 
1800 West Cornelia, Chicago, IL 
Entrance on NW corner of Ravenswood and Cornelia.
Two blocks south of Addison Brown Line CTA Station.
Free parking available in lot and in neighborhood.
Guest Joey Wozniak


October Events with Jason Messinger


Cornelia Arts Building
October Open Studios
Friday Oct. 7, 6-10pm
Cornelia Arts Building
1800 W Cornelia, Chicago
entrance on Ravenswood

Celebrating 30 Years: 1986 – 2016!
Join over 40 resident artists in their studios, hallway guest artist exhibitions, and food from a local food truck in the parking lot!
See work by our many new resident artists, and see the latest from your favorites!
Events are FREE and open to the public.
Jason Messinger in studio #204 will be showing ceramic tile murals, sculptures, works on paper, and gift items, as well as abstract-floral paintings by his guest artist Joey Wozniak.

Crazy 8 Artists' Carnival
Reception Thu. Oct. 13
5:00 - 7:30 pm
State Street Gallery 
@ Robert Morris University
401 S. State Street, Chicago IL
Show Runs: Sept 26 - Dec 23, 2016
Gallery hours: Mon- Thu, 10 am - 6 pm

Crazy 8 Artists’ Carnival showcases the work of eight Chicago artists working in a wide range of mediums and a wild range of techniques. Interpreting the themes of carnival, circus, and festival, the artists are joined by their exuberant delight in the visual and their unique re-imagining of the world.

Featuring artists Kass Copeland, Alan Emerson Hicks, IZZO, Anne Leuck, Edward Master, Jason Messinger, Anthony Stagg, and Joey Wozniak.

Curated by artist and curator Jason Messinger and Gallery Director and Dean of Arts Shelley Lamantia, the Crazy 8 Artists’ Carnival runs from Sept 26 through Dec 23, 2016, at State Street Gallery, 401 S. State Street, Chicago IL. Gallery Hours are Monday through Thursday, from 10am - 6pm. Artists Reception on Thursday Oct 13, 2016 from 5:00 to 7:30 pm.  Additional Artist Talks, Jazz Evenings, and Holiday Party dates will be announced!

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