A sculpture that changes color based on the location of the viewer is coming to Beverly’s quaint shopping district at 99th Street and Walden Parkway. Read Article
“Mary Cate Lynch, 3, of Beverly, is the driving force behind an effort asking Chicago-area school children to “Choose Kind.”” Read the article by Howard Ludwig, DNA Info, here.
On August 19, 2015 five of the participants and Beverly Area Arts Alliance met for the first time at the Ridge Historical Society in Beverly.” Read more….
Read the article, Artists Eager To Explain Their Work 5 Years After It Debuted in Library, on DNAinfo.
Read the article, How to Build and Art Scene, online.
The first event was a great success and I’m hoping for more on July 16th at 7:30pm when The Frunchroom will once again be open at O’Rourke’s Office (11064 S. Western) for stories of, and by, people and places on the South Side. It’s still a free event, but donations are welcome and benefit The […]
The Alliance has commissioned artist Carron Little, who creates and performs under the name the Queen of Luxuria, to create a community based art project that will premiere at the Beverly Art Walk, October 3rd, 2015. Little will interview 8 elders about their life stories and will interpret these stories into poetry. She will then […]
Spoken word or live lit, a growing literary art scene across Chicago, is now coming to Beverly/Morgan Park. The Green Mill has Paper Machete, Lincoln Square has Essay Fiesta, The Hideout has Funny Ha-Ha, and now, thanks to the vision of Morgan Park resident and writer Scott Smith, our community will have The Frunchroom. This […]
In 2006, Sandy Michalewicz followed her heart and opened Victory Reins Therapeutic Riding Center. Located in Peotone, the Center serves children and adults from 3 years to 76 years old, with special needs spanning physical, emotional, neurological, and psychological. It provides a unique type of therapy via caring for, connecting with, and riding horses. When […]