April 13, 2010

Curiouser & Curiouser: A Gallery of Hats

In a two day showing, thirteen students from SAIC's Advanced Headwear Concepts class will showcase their work in the Tom Robinson Gallery space, located at 2416 W. North Avenue.

The opening reception begins on April 23, 2010 at 5 pm and lasts until 9 pm. On the following day, visitors will have a chance to not only mingle with experimental hats, but the student artists as well. Between April 21-26, 2010 viewing is available by appointment at 773.477.7913.

Featured artists:

Kylee Alexander
Sarah Azzouzi
Samantha Brunson
Andrew Cruz
Jessica Cepele
Nicole Joy
Rosemary Farrell
Christine Jo
Sophia Khan
Shannon Marks
Gigi Ghering
Angela Morano
Sarah Reagan

Advised by Eia Radosavljevic, SAIC faculty, students have combined traditional millinery technique and alternative materials to create a collection of whimsical, practical, and aggressive designs.

Guest artist Cheryl Pope will feature a video installation in conjunction with the Alice in Wonderland-esque theme.