Introducing Addison's Icons for COD's Pop Art Challenge for #Warhol2023 are Alexa Knierem nee Scimeca, Don Figarelli "The Don of Sports", Don Jessen, and Maria Reyes!
Exhibitions and Events
AT HOME AND ABROAD: Select Works from the Bruce Peterson Legacy Collection EXHIBIT DATES: May 6 through July 1, 2023 RECEPTION: May 20, 2023, 5 to 7 pm
The Addison Center for the Arts invites all art enthusiasts to join them at their gallery located at 213 N. Lombard Road on May 20, 2023, at 5 pm for the public reception of "At Home and Abroad: Select Works from the Bruce Peterson Legacy Collection." This exhibition will be on display from May 6 to July 1, 2023. The ACA proudly showcases a remarkable collection of artwork from the late artist Bruce Peterson, featuring captivating scenes of Illinois neighborhoods as well as picturesque vistas from his global travels. Each piece in this collection reveals Peterson's masterful hand and keen artistic vision, transporting viewers on a visual journey that evokes feelings of relaxation and nostalgia. Bruce Peterson, an accomplished award-winning artist, honed his skills at the renowned Art Institute of Chicago and graduated from the University of Illinois. Recognized for his proficiency in watercolor, acrylic, and oil painting, Peterson adeptly expressed his artistic talent through realistic representations, abstract compositions, and expressionistic designs. "At Home and Abroad" showcases evocative representational scenes of Midwestern life and glimpses from Peterson's captivating worldwide expeditions. This exhibition presents an exceptional opportunity to acquire the artwork of a cherished and accomplished local artist. All proceeds from the sale of these works will benefit the Addison Center for the Arts, supporting their ongoing commitment to promoting and nurturing artistic endeavors within the community.
Save the date! Addison Uncorked 2023 is June 27, 2023 from 6 to 9 pm. Get your tickets early and save $5 each by reserving your tickets online today. Tickets are $25 at the door. You must be 21 years old to attend Addison Uncorked. https://checkout.square.site/buy/UYOAWBYYWJJ27MPCYSFEOHUO You can also call the Addison Historical Museum at 630-628-1433 to reserve your tickets. We will enjoy delicious food, wine and craft beers thanks to all of our generous sponsors August Hill Winery, Sal's Beverage World, Mario's Deli, Bailey's Place, Church Street Brewing Company. Classical guitar Wonder Hector Fernandez will delight us again courtesy of Green State Credit Union.
Addison Uncorked is organized by the Women's Club of Addison, Addison Historical Society, and the Addison Center for the Arts.
The ACA and Addison are participating in the DuPage Pop Art Challenge! We have asked four people from Addison if we can celebrate them as Warhol icons. Watch this page for Warhol 2023 events and updates!
Enjoy Virtual Exhibitions "Tales and Histories" "Scenes of Nature" and much much more.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to make an appointment to view and purchase artwork from the Peterson Legacy Collection.
Thank you to these funding agencies for helping the Addison Center for the Arts bring art to this community.
The Addison Center for the Arts acknowledges the support of the Illinois Arts Council Agency, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Dupage Foundation, the Town of Addison, our corporate sponsors and members of this community. THANK YOU!
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TUES-SAT: 1-4 p.m. Address: 213 N. Lombard Rd Addison, IL 60101