Category: Exhibits

  • Honorable Mention Awarded at Art of the Pastel 2014

    Honorable Mention Awarded at Art of the Pastel 2014

    A Girl Wearing a Bandana won an Honorable Mention award at the Pastel Society of Southeast Texas’ Art of the Pastel 2014 show. A Girl Wearing a Bandana was awarded this distinction by the awards juror Alan Flattmann. Alan Flattmann juried for awards on February 7, and stated, “I am impressed by the diversity of […]

  • Purchase Award at Pastels Chicago 2013

    Purchase Award at Pastels Chicago 2013

    3 of my artworks were accepted into the pastel only art exhibit Pastels Chicago 2013 which is held at the Art Center Highland Park, IL.

  • Portrait/Figure Award at the Annual PSSW National Juried Show

    The Pastel Society of the Southwest Held the opening reception and award ceremony this past weekend, and I am proud to announce that the pastel portrait I submitted “Vlk” was selected for the Portrait/Figure Award!

  • Honorable Mention at Starline Gallery’s 2013 Grand Finale Masquerade Ball

    Honorable Mention at Starline Gallery’s 2013 Grand Finale Masquerade Ball

    I exhibited two artworks at the Starline Gallery’s Grand Finale Masquerade Ball in Late October, which wraps up their 2013 exhibition lineup, and I am proud to announce that I won an honorable mention in the show. 2 of my works were accepted, a portrait in soft pastels entitled “Jessica” and the award winner a figurative study done in soft pastel entitled “Kay”.

  • Figurative Nude Paintings at the Dirty Show Chicago

    April 13th & 14th Gallery Provocateur 1621 N. Kedzie Blvd Chicago, Illinois Gallery Provocateur in Chicago, Illinois is hosting the erotic art show, Dirty Show Chicago, Saturday night April 13th and Sunday April 14th for daytime viewing.

  • Pastel Paintings at the Absinthe Show Aurora, Illinois

    Pastel Paintings at the Absinthe Show Aurora, Illinois

    The Absinthe Show Friday April 5th 2013 6pm – 10pm Artbar located at Two Brothers Roundhouse 205 North Broadway Aurora, IL 60506 (630) 264-2739 Artbar is holding a one day show “Absinthe Show” at the Two Brothers Roundhouse Brewpub. Enjoy Two Brother’s acclaimed craft beer while taking in the spectacle of the Absinthe art exhibit. […]

  • Art Opening at County Wine Merchant in Burr Ridge, IL

    Art Opening at County Wine Merchant in Burr Ridge, IL

    Saturday, Jan 19th, 2013 Rescheduled TBA 7 PM Stop by the County Wine Merchant in Burr Ridge, IL for a little wine, a little cheese, and some great art. I will be displaying several paintings in this very quaint and cozy setting. County Wine Merchant 208 Burr Ridge Pkwy Burr Ridge, IL 60527 “The County […]

  • 1st Friday & 2nd Annual Fashion Mash

    1st Friday & 2nd Annual Fashion Mash

    Chicago, Illinois – Wicker Park, Bucktown The Coyote exhibit at the Flat Iron Arts building was a success. Below is a picture of my display. This Friday Oct 7th 2011, I will have my work displayed for the October 1st Friday and will keep it up for through Saturday Oct 8th for the 2nd Annual […]

  • Coyote Arts Festival 2011

    Chicago, Illinois – Wicker Park, Bucktown The Coyote Arts Fest is a three-day show and sale that will feature the art of over 150 painters, sculptors, photographers, performers, poets and musicians. Highlights of this event also include Show & Sale, Refreshments, Performances, Refreshments, Silent Auction and more…in a fun and magical atmosphere buzzing with art […]

  • GIAF 2011 show in Seoul, South Korea

    GIAF 2011 show in Seoul, South Korea

    GIAF Art Exhibit in Seoul, South Korea I had a show in Seoul, South Korea. It looks like it was quite the ordeal. It was my first International show, so I’m pleased to have participated. There’s a video on YouTube that shows the layout of the exhibit. My paintings are at the 1 minute mark.

  • “Now You See It, Now You Don’t” Mural Exhibit in Chicago, Illinois

    “Now You See It, Now You Don’t” Mural Exhibit in Chicago, Illinois

    Portrait Painting in Chicago, Illinois Friday, February 4, 2011 · 6:00pm – 10:00pm Flat Iron Arts Building · 1579 N. Milwaukee Ave · Chicago, IL Join John Markese and the Flat Iron Artists’ Association for its second annual “Now You See It, Now You Don’t” Art Exhibit. For one special evening, the interior walls of […]

  • Art in The Barn in Barrington, Illinois September 25-26

    Art in The Barn in Barrington, Illinois September 25-26

    Barrington, Illinois Art in the Barn will be featuring my work at their annual art show. I will be showing a variety oil and acrylic portraits as well as some figure studies and nudes.