Current & Upcoming Exhibitions
South Shore Arts Gallery
At the Center for Visual and Performing Arts
1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Indiana
Monday – Friday, 10am-5pm
Renee McGinnis: Tales from the biosphere
June 15 - August 25, 2019
Artist Reception: Sunday, June 23, 1-3pm
South Shore Arts is pleased to present the seventh exhibit in its Outstanding Midwest Artist Series, Renee McGinnis: Tales from the Biosphere. McGinnis’s works are painstakingly painted to perfection in her romantic but melancholy style, in which decaying structures of abandoned ships and eerie industrial factories are contrasted against vibrant flowers, enchanting clouds and shimmering emeralds.
Center for Visual and Performing Arts
1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Indiana
Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm
Celebrating birds: the work of kimberly beck, kristina knowski & sue gombus
Through June 16, 2019
Artist Reception: Sunday May 26, 1-3pm
Crown Point Branch
611 North Indiana Avenue, Crown Point, Indiana
Crown Point branch exhibits are open to the public free of charge.
Wednesday – Saturday, Noon-4pm
Aviary: Paintings by Lindsay Sandbothe
Through July 13, 2019
Reception: Saturday, June 1, 1-3pm
Lindsay Sandbothe is a nature artist based in Highland, IN that specializes in realistic bird portraits on wood panels. She received BFAs in Art Education and Art History from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and for over eleven years has worked in the administrative offices at the American Academy of Art in Chicago. She is also a member of the Nature Artist Guild and teaches painting workshops through the guild’s affiliate Morton Arboretum and other Chicago-area artist groups.
ArtHouse a Social Kitchen, Gary Public Library & Marshall J. Gardner Center for the Arts
May 31–July 7, 2019
Artist Reception: Friday, May 31, 6-9pm at the Marshal J. Gardner Center for the Arts
Curated by John Cain, this exhibit features the work of guerilla photographers who have been lured to Gary and other cities to capture the haunting beauty of architectural ruins on the verge of being repurposed as gardens and other public spaces.
The exhibit features the photography of Decay Devils Tyrell Anderson and Lori Gonzalez, along with Dennis Tyrell Anderson, Decay Devils, Dennis Crane, Ashley Diener, Joel Henderson, Thomas Hocker, Eric Holubow, Matthew Kaplan, Mike Kinsch, Joey Lax-Salinas, Jamie Link, Larry D. Mickow, Jr., Bob Palmieri, and Guy Rhodes.
Gary Public Library & Cultural Center - 220 W 5th Ave, Gary, IN 46402
ArtHouse A Social Kitchen - 411 E 5th Ave, Gary, IN 46402
Marshall J. Gardner Center for the Arts- 540 S Lake St, Gary, IN 46403
51 N Court St, Crown Point, IN 46307
Wendy Wilken: Guarda La Miea Artes
May 3- June 2, 2019
ARE YOU AN ARTIST?
More than 20 exhibitions fill four South Shore Arts galleries each year, showcasing regional, national and international artists and cultures. If you are an artist interested in exhibiting with South Shore Arts, please request a copy of our current Exhibition Guidelines by clicking here or by contacting Bridget Covert, Gallery Manager, 219/836.1839, ext.108.
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