Juan Fernandez's series Facade is an ongoing body of work using architecture and structures of practicality to create feelings of isolation. Despite their functions, some of these buildings contain small decorative features such as curved walls or unique roofs. After photographing the architectural site, Juan “cleanses” each image by digitally removing distracting elements and leaving … Continue reading New Work by The Chicago Project artist, Juan Fernandez!
We are pleased to announce the newest addition to The Chicago Project, Krista Svalbonas! Krista Svalbonas holds a BFA in photography and design from Syracuse University and an interdisciplinary MFA in photography, sculpture and design from SUNY New Paltz. She has exhibited at the Miller Yezerski Gallery, Massachusetts; Watchung Art Center and George Segal Gallery in … Continue reading Krista Svalbonas is added to The Chicago Project!
Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Jason Vaughn! Jason Vaughn is based in Wisconsin. His first major series, hide, is a typological study using Wisconsin hunting stands as a reflection on legacies and family. In 2011, while working on hide, he was diagnosed with leukemia at age 32. After a yearlong hiatus, he completed the series … Continue reading Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Jason Vaughn!
Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Lauren Wilkins! Lauren Wilkins is a collage artist, analog photographer and vintage collector. She adores chemical photobooths, collection cameras and listening to her father’s turntable. Lauren earned a BA in photography from Columbia College Chicago in 2013. I collect found photography, with a focus on traditional family photographs. In gathering … Continue reading Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Lauren Wilkins!
Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Everett C. Williams! Everett C. Williams combines appropriated and original photographs with graphics to produce “OP/POP Art” images. He carefully layers these photographs through digital techniques to produce one of a kind chance combinations. Throughout his work Everett explores dimension, color and pattern that alter visual perceptions and playing with … Continue reading Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Everett C. Williams!
Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Elaine Suzanne Miller! Elaine Suzanne Miller explores the themes of death, transience, memory, preservation, and both the frailty and resilience of the human spirit through challenging experiences. While much of her work is based on personal experience, it encompasses universal themes that are intended to incite conversation and encourage others … Continue reading Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Elaine Suzanne Miller!
Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Kevin Shick! A lifelong Chicagoan, Kevin Shick has been photographing for over 40 years. His work explores themes of personal discovery and the current state of the human condition by observing, isolating and elevating quotidian aspects of everyday life. Mostly self-taught, he started in photography by helping his father light, … Continue reading Introducing The Chicago Project Artist, Kevin Shick!