Exhibit Dates: July 5 - 29, 2023
Artist Reception: July 8, 2023
Lisa Lucaccioni made her entrance onto the art scene by unveiling her unique artistic vision in her first solo exhibition. Drawing inspiration from her family's artistic lineage and guided by influential mentors, Lucaccioni has embarked on a transformative journey that showcases her emerging talent.
From a young age, Lucaccioni's artistic potential shone brightly. Encouraged by her esteemed aunt Annette Perone Leiber, an accomplished artist, Lucaccioni delved into various art forms, honing her skills and pushing the boundaries of her creativity.
Throughout her school years, Lucaccioni's talent was recognized with numerous accolades, including first-place ribbons for her exceptional artworks.
Lucaccioni's artistic journey expanded as she embraced diverse mediums, from commissioned drawings and paintings to creating unique designs on clothing and accessories. She mastered the art of airbrushing and even established her own salon, "Underground Hair Designers," where she seamlessly integrated her artistic abilities into hairstyling and nail art.
Recognized for her exceptional talent, Lucaccioni's work has been featured in publications, including Nails Magazine, where her nail art garnered attention. She ventured into painting motorcycles, helmets, and tattoos, as well as airbrushing makeup for special occasions.
Embracing a spiritual path as a Reiki Master teacher, Lucaccioni found new inspiration, infusing her art with color therapy and symbolism. Her creations include intricate Mandalas and life-size Labyrinths, showcasing vibrant chakra-inspired colors that offer healing and guidance.
Driven by a deep love for nature and animals, Lucaccioni's artistry expanded to encompass captivating portrayals of butterflies, wildlife, and spiritual subjects. Her art has garnered a growing following and is cherished by all of her collectors.
With each new creation, Lisa Lucaccioni's artistic journey unfolds, captivating viewers and inspiring fellow artists. As an emerging local talent, she continues to explore new artistic horizons, leaving her mark on the art world.
EXHIBIT DATES: May 6 through July 1, 2023
The Addison Center for the Arts invited all art enthusiasts to enjoy "At Home and Abroad: Select Works from the Bruce Peterson Legacy Collection at their gallery located at 213 N. Lombard Road from May 6 to July 1, 2023.
The ACA proudly showcased 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.