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GOLD COAST ART FAIR AT GRANT PARK

Chicago, IL • June 17 & 18, 2017 • Saturday & Sunday 10am-6pm

 


Get ready for the return of the “Granddaddy of American Art Festivals”! Rated as one of the top 30 juried art festivals in the country, the Gold Coast Art Fair at Grant Park welcomes more than 300 artists from around the world to downtown Chicago. Exceptional artwork of all mediums, ranging in price from $25 to $25,000, will draw hundreds of thousands of art enthusiasts to Grant Park’s beautiful Butler Field.

Celebrate the summer season with an art-filled experience at the 59th annual Gold Coast Art Fair. Take in the art action with incredible demonstrations by artists, live music, and interactive art projects. Go for a spin on the Spin Art machine to create a masterpiece of spiraled and splashes of paint.  Savor the summer sun and Chicago’s stunning skyline in the city’s iconic Grant Park.

Enjoy a beer, fabulous food, and live music in one of our three Food, Music & Beer Oases! It’s all here at the Gold Coast Art Fair at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois!

We are so pleased to announce that Bright Pink is the charity chosen for the Green Ribbon Project for this festival. Participating artists put the green ribbon on a piece of their choice in their booth and IF the piece is sold the artist agrees to give 10% of the proceeds to Bright Pink. bright pink

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2017 Festival Artists

Complete Listing

Booth No. Last First Media Sub Category
  ADDARIO DAVID PHOTOGRAPHY Color
  AGMON EINAT JEWELRY Metals
  ALBRECHT FRED 3D Functional Mixed Media
  ALOT-CIECHOLEWSKI JOANNA 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  ANH HA ANDY 2D Mixed Media
  ARDOLINO JENNIFER 2D Watercolor
  BABB TODD 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  BANK CARLA PAINTING Acrylic
  BARKER SALEM 3D Non Functional Wood
  BARNABY CALEB JEWELRY Metals
  BARNES DAN NEIL 3D Non Functional Mixed Media
  BARRENECHE/SCHEMEL JUAN/DANIEL 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  BASI KALI 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  BATES CONNIE 2D Leather
  BEKERMAN VICTORIA JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  BIRD CHELSEA E JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  BISHOP CHRISTINE PAINTING Oil Paint
  BLAIS LAUREN E JEWELRY DESIGNER Metals
  BORDEN RICHARD 2D Mixed Media
  BRIERE LAUREN PAINTING Oil Paint
  CAPONE TRACEY PHOTOGRAPHY BW and Color
  CARLING SHAWN 3D FUNCTIONAL  
  CASARIETTI ROBERT & MICHELLE PAINTING Acrylic
  CHIN GRACE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  CHRISTEN ANDREW 2D Wood
  CHRISTENA STEPHEN 2D Metals
  CLARK HANNAH GRACE PAINTING Oil Paint
  CLAUSEN CAT Painting Oil Paint
  COGLIANESE MATTHEW 2D Mixed Media
  COHEN JACKIE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Glass
  COLE JAMES M PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
  CONVERY KEVIN PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
  COOK KELLY JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
  COSTELLO DAGMARA NOGALSKA JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  CRAWFORD RETA JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  CROCKER DICKENSON KIM JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
  CULEVSKI NIKO 2D Fiber
  CUMMING CINDY 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  DELGADO LIANA PAINTING Oil Paint
  DELGADO LILIAN PAINTING Oil Paint
  DENIS JOHN Spring Art Festival Oakbrook Center Glass
  DENNISON JD PHOTOGRAPHY COLOR
  DEPUYDT TIM PHOTOGRAPHY Color
  EDMUND DAVID 2D Acrylic Resin
  ELLIS JIMMY 2D Printmaking
  EMERY LESLIE 2D Acrylic Resin
  ENGLAND/BORELLI PAMELA / FRANK 3D FUNCTIONAL Leather
  ESPOSITO JANIE   Fiber
  FEDORKO TETYANA JEWELRY Metals
  FINCHER SCOTT Photography Photo-BW and Color
  FISCHER VAL PAINTING ACRYLIC
  FISHMAN SCOTT Photography Color
  FITZPATRICK PATRICK 3D FUNCTIONAL Glass
  FOSTER WENDY 2D Mixed Media
  FRANZESE ROBERT PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-Black and White
  FREEBURN CHRISTINE & JIM 3D Non Functional Glass
  FREEMAN EBONE 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  FRIEDENBERG KEN W/ MATSAKO JEWELRY Mixed Media
  FURUSETH/NGUYEN AARON /ANH 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Paper
  GAFFEY KATHLEEN 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  GALLAGHER SEAN PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
  GARCIA JULIA LUZ 2D Mixed Media
  GARCIA JULIO C. 2D Mixed Media
  GAWEL JANINE 2D Mixed Media
  GAXHAJ MARELVI 2D Printmaking
  GELMAN ZINA 2D Metals
  GIBSON MIKE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  GONZALEZ LUIS 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Wood
  GORDON DAVID E. PAINTING Oil
  GRICUS MICHAEL 2D Mixed Media
  GUILLOUME   3D NON FUNCTIONAL Metals
  HALLMAN KEVIN & SUZETTE 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  HAMBRECHT HEATHER 3D FUNCTIONAL Leather
  HANDEL KANA 2D Mixed Media
  HARR BOBBY 3D FUNCTIONAL Glass
  HARTLEY H SCOTT   Glass
  HARTSOCK CHRISTINE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  HASMUT ALI PAINTING Oil Paint
  HASTURK ONER JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Leather
  HEARTSILL STEVE 2D Mixed Media
  HEIDER BARLOW 3D Functional Wood
  HELLER PATRICIA M 2D Fiber
  HERNANDEZ RAUL 2D Mixed Media
  HISIR/GUZEL KYLE/YASAR JEWELRY Metals
  HOM CALVIN 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  HONG LOU 3D Functional Fiber
  HOSKINS KERRI ANN PAINTING Mixed Media
  HUANG VIVIAN JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
  HUFFMAN BONNIE JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
  IGLESIAS ROGER JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  INGEL/EPSHTEIN HANAN/EREZ JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  IRBE IGORS 2D Digital
  ISAAC ELLA 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  IUHAS OLIMPIA 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  IZUSHI KAORU 3D Functional Fiber
  JACKSON VICTORIA PAINTING  
  JAROSZ TIM 2D Mixed Media Collage
  JENNINGS CHANDRA 2D Drawing
  JOANNIDI CAROL JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  JOHANSEN JJ PHOTOGRAPHY Color
  JONES DARREN 2D Mixed Media
  JOY CHRISTIE JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
  KAHMANN ERIC JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
  KEATEN-REED JULIE 2D Drawing
  KELLER ERIC 3D FUNCTIONAL Glass
  KERNS/RICHARDS JILL/CANDYCE JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
  KIEFFER SHAWN PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
  KING KUE 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Metals
  KONING TRICIA 2D Mixed Media
  KOZAWA YOSHIKO   Ceramics
  KUDULIS KENNETH PAINTING Mixed Media
  LAHVIC KEVIN PAINTING Mixed Media
  LAI DANIEL 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  LANGE BEATA Painting Oil
  LASH BARBARA 3D Non Functional Mixed Media
  LASHBROOK JENNIFER 2D Paper
  LEE VIC   Mixed Media
  LEHMAN LINDSEY JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  LEINER AMY JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  LESTER EDWIN PAINTING Oil Paint
  LEVINE HENRY 3D FUNCTIONAL Glass
  LI LI Painting Mixed Media
  LIVNE SMADAR PAINTING Acrylic
  LLERGO KARINA PAINTING Acrylic
  LYNCH DANIELLE L & RICHARD JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  MAGURANY JACK PAINTING  
  MANAYLO ANDREW PAINTING Oil Paint
  MANISCALCO BRETT P PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
  MANNING AMY 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  MARIN ANCIZAR 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  MARSDEN ARAINA   Ceramics
  MASTRANGELO MELISSA 2D Mixed Media
  MATHIE JANE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  MATYJASZEK SCOTT 2D Mixed Media
  MCGEE MELVIN Painting Oil
  MCMAHON BRENDA 3D Non Functional Ceramics
  MCWILLIAMS TIM Painting Acrylic
  MERKEL KURT 2D Mixed Media
  MILLER/ROSS BRENNAN/SERGIO 2D Printmaking
  MITCHELL DANA JEWELRY  
  MONTANARO CARLOS JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  MORNINGSTAR HOLLY 2D Watercolor
  MOUNTZ H. VICTORIA JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  MUENALA ANGUAYA JOSE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  MURPHY AMANDA & JOHN Photography Color
  NAROLEWSKA IWONA JEWELRY DESIGNER Metals
  OFFORD HEATHER 2D Acrylic Resin
  OKOLI CHU 2D Mixed Media
  OLESAK KIMMER 3D FUNCTIONAL Wood
  OLMOS LILIANA JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
  ORTMAN WILLIAM 3D FUNCTIONAL Glass
  ORTON KEN PAINTING Oil Paint
  PAILODZE VLADIMIR Painting Oil
  PATTERSON WOODY PAINTING Acrylic
  PAVALONIS JASON PHOTOGRAPHY COLOR
  PICOTTE DOUG PAINTING Acrylic
  PIERSON JIM & CINDY JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  POLK LATINA   Mixed Media
  PONTVIEUX DELPHINE JEWELRY DESIGNER Leather
  PRATT DAKOTA 3D NON FUNCTIONAL  
  PRELL CLAYTON 2D  
  PROHASKA NOLAN 3D FUNCTIONAL Glass
  PROSCH TIM PHOTOGRAPHY Color
  QU/KONG JOHN/LEANNE PHOTOGRAPHY Color
  RAMATI MATANA JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
  RANKIN RALPH 2D Digital
  REDFERN GWENDOLYN 2D Watercolor
  REED AARON 2D Drawing
  REIF KEN PAINTING Oil Paint
  REYES EDUARDO D 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  RICE TAMMY JEWELRY  
  RICHARDSON MILLIE JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  RODRIGUEZ ROY & VIVIAN PAINTING Acrylic
  ROME-BEATTY CHERYLE 2D Pastel
  RUIZ LEON F PAINTING Acrylic
  RUJUWA PETER 3D Non Functional Stone
  RUSSELL RICHARD 2D Mixed Media
  RYAN CAROL Painting Acrylic Resin
  RYAN MARCUS 2D Mixed Media
  SANDOCK AARON PAINTING Acrylic
  SCHERER DAVID P 3D Functional Mixed Media
  SECHIN ANDREW PAINTING Oil Paint
  SHANAS BONNIE 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Metals
  SHAPIRO DAVIDE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
  SIEFERT HAROLD 3D NON FUNCTIONAL  
  SMIGIELSKI JOE PAINTING Oil Paint
  SOBANSKI GREG 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  SOFFER ANN JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
  SOLOMON SHANI 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  SOTS NATALYA 3D Non Functional Ceramics
  SPECTOR TINA 2D Mixed Media
  SPILLAR SHARON 2D Acrylic
  SPRAUL BARBARA PAINTING Oil
  STACEY PAUL 2D Drawing
  STOLVOORT PETER PAINTING Acrylic
  STOTTS DANIELLE JEWELRY MAKER Metals
  STRONG KATE 3D Functional Fiber
  TANTILLO STEPHANIE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Glass
  TARDY LEWIS 3D Non Functional Metal
  TIBBETS CARMEN ALANA 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
  TORAL STEPHANIE 2D Printmaking
  TUCKER JAMES PAINTING Acrylic
  VANASTEN KATE 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
  VERA JORYEL & NEV JEWELRY DESIGNER Metals
  VITALE CAITLIN V PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
  VOGTMANN CARL Photography Black and White
  VOORHEES TYLER L 2D Mixed Media
  VROOM WENDY Photography Color
  WAITE WILLIAM 2D Wood
  WARD CHERYL 2D Mixed Media
  WARD STEVEN 2D Acrylic Resin
  WHITACRE BRETT PAINTING Mixed Media
  WHITBECK JAMES A PAINTING Oil Paint
  WIENS HELENE 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Wood
  WINDHAM MORAINE   Glass
  WOUK PAUL G 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Wood
  WRIGHT JESSICA PAINTING Acrylic
  WYLANGOWSKA LIDIA Painting Oil
  XIONG MAY 3D FUNCTIONAL Ceramics
  ZHANG XIAO XIA 2D Mixed Media
  ZOELLNER JEFF JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
         
         


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Visitor Information

WHAT: The 60th annual Gold Coast Art Fair
WHERE: Grant Park’s Butler Field at the corner of Monroe and Lake Shore Drive Chicago, Illinois 60603
WHEN: June 17-18, 2017
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
COST: Suggested donation of $5 for Chicago Park District’s Art Programs
HIGHLIGHTS: Incredible artwork, live music, great food and fun activities for kids make the Gold Coast Art Fair a destination for all! See the masters at work with live art demos and speed-painting taking place throughout the weekend.

Want to be an artist in this show? Click on the Late Application below!

Parking

If you plan on driving, click here for available places to park.

Guaranteed Parking

Are you driving the festival? Make trip planning easier by booking your guaranteed parking spot with our official parking partner, Parking Panda. Select the day(s) you are attending and compare prices and distance of many lots and garages near Grant Park’s Butler Field. Book now and your space at the chosen facility is 100% guaranteed!

CTA

Take Green, Orange, Brown or Purple CTA lines to Adams/Wabash.Take the Red and Blue Line subways to Jackson.Take bus 130 from Ogilvie Transportation Center and Union Station.

Questions?

Need more information? Call the office 847-926-4300 or email info@amdurproductions.com with any additional questions or requests.

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2017 TASTY TREATS

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PATRIARTIC YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Let the kids express themselves by drawing on the Graffiti Wall or taking a spin on the spin art machine! Free activities including coloring and art fest bingo make this a fun, kid friendly art festival!

ARTISTS APPLY TODAY

Artists may still apply after the regular application period by submitting the Late Application below. Late applications will be reviewed in house and artists will be applying for a wait list position. Artists are taken by wait list number and category openings.

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Contact Us Today! Call 847-926-4300 or email Info@AmdurProductions.com.

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