You are cordially invited to
A special CAA Chicago DAAN preview opening and artist tour of
Michiko Itatani’s new solo exhibition
Thursday, February 11 — 7PM-8:30PM
at Walsh Gallery, 118 N. Peoria, Chicago
Please join us for this special preview and wine reception for the solo exhibition of artist Michiko Itatani. Itatani will speak to us about her work, after which members are invited to look at the exhibition further. Members of the professional network ArtTable (arttable.org) will also be invited to join us at this DAAN reception so that we can network and share thoughts among interested colleagues.
More information about Michiko Itatani http://www.michikoitatani.com/
Michiko Itatani’s work has been seen in more than 100 one-person and group exhibitions locally, nationally, and internationally since 1973. Public and private collections, include the Museum of Contemporary Art, Olympic Museum, Switzerland, Villa Haiss Museum, Germany; Musée du Quebec, Canada, Museu D’art Contemporani (MACBA), Spain, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea. Michiko Itatani is a Professor at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has received the Illinois Arts Council Artist’s Fellowship, the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and the John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship.
Walsh Gallery, 118 N. Peoria, Chicago IL 60607
The area is called West Loop, and very close to Greek Town. (two short blocks west of Halsted-800w and between Washington and Randolph) You can take Madison bus to Peoria and walk two blocks north, or take a short taxi ride with other DAAN members. There are quite a few galleries nearby.
The exhibition runs February 10 – May 2, 2010
Gallery hours : Tues-Sat, 10:30AM-5:30PM
General Opening Reception 2/12 5:00-8:00pm
DAAN DINNER at GREEK ISLANDS
After the reception and artist tour at Walsh Gallery on Feb. 11th, DAAN members will be gathering for dinner at a local restaurant:
Greek Islands Restaurant – Chicago
200 South Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60661
Reservations are under “Michiko Itatani” at 8:45pm. Please note the dinner will be Dutch treat. It’s walkable from the gallery but feel free to share a cab with other DAAN members. Valet parking is also available.
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