Where Art Works: Closing reception, online ordering, print catalog

Where Art Works: Artist Communities and Creative Placemaking
Closing reception Saturday Jan 22, 12-5pm 
On Line Ordering available
Print Catalog now available
Installation views of "Where Art Works" at Eat Paint Studio through Jan 22, 2022. Sixteen artists whose studios are located at The Cornelia Arts Building on view, including: Nelson Armour, Doug Birkenheuer, Sara Boyle, Katherine Drake-Chial, Doug Frohman, Beth Kahmi, Jason Messinger, James Parenti, Madeline Shea, Tiphanie Spencer, Tiffany Stronsky, Kevin Swallow, Sharon Swidler, Kathryn Trumbull Fimreite, Kathy Weaver, and Eric Weinstein.
“Where art works,” alludes to the fact that although an artist’s studio practice may be unseen, creative work is an integral part of Chicago’s vibrant neighborhoods and our local economy. Read more about the show here »

Gallery Hours

Friday and Saturday, 12 – 5PM
and by appointment.
Contact emily@eatpaintstudio.com to schedule a private viewing the final week to see the show - or if you have any questions about the work, the artists, etc.

Limited Capacity and Safety Protocols

As per Chicago's latest recommendations, masks are required of our patrons age 2 and up regardless of vaccination status. All gallery staff are vaccinated.

Parking and Transportation

Metered street parking available. We are close to Western, Foster, Lincoln, and Lawrence bus routes. The Western brown line station is about a 5-10 min walk south from the gallery.


Shop ALL the artwork from "Where Art Works." 

View and purchase in the online shop here. 

Milk Hive

Milk Hive
Artist: Jason Messinger
Media: hand built ceramic and glazes
Dimensions: 19 x 14 x 14”


Preorder the "Where Art Works" Exhibit Catalog Includes all images from the exhibition along with artist bios. All printed book orders include download link for high resolution PDF and eBook. Full color, 40 pages, magazine style (8.5×11in). Currently in production, expected ship date is mid-late January.

View sample pages and preorder


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