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Simon Lamb

Simon Lamb is a painter and graphic designer living in Oak Park, IL. Lamb makes use of heavy, expressive brushstrokes to bring the subjects in his portraits to life. Simon was chosen to feature several of his paintings in our May 2018 exhibition, CounterCulture:...

Ben Klawans

Ben is a photographer that captures the discarded and forgotten people, places, and objects that have been left to decay in the Chicago cityscape in which he grew up. His work is a documentation of the counter cultures he encounters through urban exploration and the...

Daniel Ibarra

Daniel creates artwork to publicize the stories of those that are easily overlooked: where there has become a minority within a minority group. As a result of heavy media coverage about the Latinx community regarding poverty and immigration issues, the narratives of...

Beatriz Guzman Velasquez

Beatriz Guzman Velasquez was born in the Mexican border town of Reynosa and raised at the Texas/U.S. Southwest-Mexico border in-between countries, cultures, economies and languages. As a transient body, she developed an understanding of her visual world and its...

Meghan Griffith (MAD)

Meghan Griffith is a Chicago painter and street artist. We've chosen her work, Redemption, a photographic documentation of her performance art for our May 2018 exhibition, CounterCulture: Hidden Stories of Chicago Past and Present. Meghan's work is powerful as the...

Matt Geer

                            Geer's practice is broad and exploratory. Through the use of acrylic paints and chemicals such as turpentine, he creates neo-primal work that addresses issues in our...

Brooke Garbie

Brooke is a photographer fascinated by the female form. Bath sets and Flower Girl is an original photography sequence that to expresses calmness, femininity, and relaxation of the mind and body while also expressing sexual empowerment and body positivity. Hit...

Anthony Folks

Anthony's work stems from anthropological / ethnographical investigations using material culture objects and methodologies. His most recent series, "Evidence of Her Past" series utilizes litter, specifically hair extensions, as a contemporary artifact which is meant...

Jordyn Doyel

Jordyn Doyel is a senior at Loyola University Chicago studying film and photography. Jordyn has always been interested in art and media and started at Loyola University Chicago in 2014. By creating strong messages deeply rooted in social justice and activism, Jordyn’s...

Keannerose Cunanan

Keannerose's film, Unrestrained Silence is featured in our May 2018 exhibition, CounterCulture: Hidden Stories of Chicago Past and Present When we spoke to Cunanan about her work, she offered us no less than a conceptually impressive point of view, stating, "The topic...

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