Art in Alternative Spaces

3rd Annual

Please join us in celebrating the 3rd Annual Highland Park Art Walk, a juried exhibition of artwork by Illinois artists displayed in storefront windows and other areas inside Highland Park businesses from June 1 – June 30, 2008.     The Art Walk attracts thousands of art lovers, collectors and enthusiasts to Highland Park. Other Art Walk festivities include receptions held throughout the month of June inside area businesses, arts workshops and free art activities for children.

The Art Walk is presented by Anatomically Correct, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and is endorsed by the City of Highland Park and the Highland Park Central Business District Property Owners’ Association. 

Click Here to Download Press Release (pdf)


2008 Participating Artists & Locations of Artwork

Click Here to Download Highland Park Art Walk 2008 Catalog

Special Thanks to Highland Park Art Walk 2008 Juror David Leigh, Morpho Gallery:  www.morphogallery.com

Betty Becker

Spring Blossoms

Oil on Canvas, 36 x 30"

Indigo Clothing

Exhibitor/Reception

Patricia Biesen

Anatomy Angel No. 1

Oil Pastel/Collage, 14 x 18"

Deborah Fell

Exhibitor

Rebecca Byrne

View of Roof Tops, Paratua, Spain

Oil on Linen, 19 x 27"

Las Puertas Imports

Exhibitor/Reception

Rebecca Byrne

Spanish Lane, Paratua, Spain

Oil on Linen, 20.5 x 28"

Kaehler World Traveler

Exhibitor

George C. Clark

Grain Bins, Delphi, Indiana

Ink & Watercolor, 17 x 24"

Highland Park Bank & Trust

Exhibitor

 

Douglas Coggeshall

Stone Archway

Oil on Canvas, 35.5 x 20"

Las Puertas Imports

Exhibitor/Reception

Douglas Coggeshall

Venice

Oil on Canvas, 32 x 40"

Kaehler World Traveler

Exhibitor

Fred Deasis

Koi

Acrylic on Canvas, 36 x 48"

Saks Fifth Avenue

Exhibitor/Reception

Fred Deasis

Mona in Red

Acrylic Impasto Encaustic, 36 x 48"

Bett's/B2

Exhibitor/Reception

David DeRosa

Sunflowers

Acrylic, 48 x 72"

Saks Fifth Avenue

Exhibitor/Reception

 

Jude DiPaolo

In Remembrance I

Oil on Linen, 30 x 30"

Highland Park Bank & Trust

Exhibitor

Helena Engel

Windows XIV

Mixed Medium, 18 x 36"

Stationery Station

Exhibitor

Alli Farkas

Window Wishing on Mistrees

Oil, 30 x 36"

Uncle Dan's

Exhibitor

Frank Fitzgerald

Train Going on Water

Oil on Canvas, 36 x 24"

Bank of America

Exhibitor

Char Marie Flood

Road to Heaven

Photography, 18.5 x 24.5"

Nail Bar

Exhibitor/Reception

 

 
Laura Frisch

Lullaby

Acrylic on Canvas,  28 x 36"

A Pea in the Pod

Exhibitor

Sheila Ganch

Feminine Connection

Ceramic Stoneware, 38 x 10 x 7"

Saks Fifth Avenue

Exhibitor/Reception

Sheila Ganch

Leisure II

Ceramic Stoneware, 10 x 15 x 9"

Cheeky Fine Lingerie

Exhibitor

Maria Gedroc

Fruit Market

Acrylic & Paper, 25 x 21"

Las Puertas Imports

Exhibitor/Reception

Pinchot Goldberg

Flourish

Giclee Print, 40 x 43"

Sunflower

Exhibitor

 

Nomeda Grumada

Half Torso

Toothpicks, 30 x 14 x 5"

Saks Fifth Avenue

Exhibitor/Reception

BEST OF SHOW AWARD!

Nomeda Grumada

Woman With Hat

Sisal Twine, 76 x 14 x 12"

Saks Fifth Avenue

Exhibitor/Reception

Andrea Harris

Prelude

Oil & Cold Wax on Canvas, 60 x 72"

Saks Fifth Avenue

Exhibitor/Reception

Debra Hartman

Hatchery

Watercolor on Paper, 30 x 40"

MB Financial Private Bank

Exhibitor

Judith Hechtman

Daffodils

Acrylic & Fabric, 30 x 30"

Jolie Maison

Exhibitor

 

Judith Hechtman

Thicket Roses

Acrylic & Fabric, 24 x 30"

Jolie Maison

Exhibitor

Karen Hohman

Lady in Waiting

Mixed Medium, 48 x 36"

Nail Bar

Exhibitor/Reception

Karen Hohman

Sox

Mixed Medium, 24 x 18"

National City Bank

Exhibitor

Karen Hohman

Wrigley

Mixed Medium, 24 x 18"

National City Bank

Exhibitor

Honorable Mention Award! Paula Jacko

Peace

Watermedia, 20 x 26"

H.P. Hair Image

Exhibitor

 

Howard A. Jacobs

Living Still Life

Oil on Canvas, 24 x 30"

The Custom Framer/Notice

Exhibitor/Reception

Julie Kaplan

Boots

Color Photography, 20 x 24"

The Bootery

Exhibitor

Julie Kaplan

Julia 9 Months

Color Photography, 20 x 24"

A Pea in the Pod

Exhibitor

Julie Kaplan

Summer Fun

Color Photography, 20 x 24"

Studio Sans Pareil

Exhibitor

Julie Kaplan

Sisters

Color Photography, 20 x 24"

Studio Sans Pareil

Exhibitor

 

Niko Konsulov

Reflection of the Eye #2

Color Photograph, 18 x 24"

Eyeland of St. Johns

Exhibitor

Rich Lo

Bridge

Oil, Ink, Pastel,Texture, 24 x 30"

Smith & Hawken

Exhibitor/Reception

Jessica Lundevall

Precious Earth

Glass Beads, Stones, Pearls, Crystal, Acrylic, 10 x 10 x 14"

Saks Fifth Avenue

Exhibitor/Reception

Gary McKelvy

Urban Skittles

Acrylic, 24 x 36"

Highland Park Bank & Trust

Exhibitor

Victoria Mecklenburger

Passing Moment

Photograph, 12.5 x 22.5"

The Custom Framer/Notice

Exhibitor/Reception

 

Victoria Mecklenburger

Evolution

Mixed Media, 25 x 29"

Antiquaire

Exhibitor/Reception

Jill Meyerhoff

Woolworth, 4th of July

Polymer Clay, Oils, 15 x 15 x 2"

Hi-Land Art & Frame

Exhibitor

Sheila Miller

Pinot Noir

Oil on Canvas, 30 x 40"

Cork & Canvas

Exhibitor/Reception

3rd Place Award! Franco Muscarella

Fortitude

Pen & Ink, 18 x 24"

The Custom Framer/Notice

Exhibitor/Reception

         2nd Place Award!             Didier Nolet

Prelude

Oil on Canvas, 28 1/2 x 40"

Antiquaire

Exhibitor/Reception

 

Yvonne Pitts

Laugh it Off

Watercolor, Pencil & Acrylic, 22 x 28"

Trendy Haircuts

Exhibitor

Rich Schnadig & Fred Putz

Three Little Pigs - Puppets

Fabric, Clay, Rubber, Paint

Princeton Frame & Art

Exhibitor/Reception

Honorable Mention Award!  Ted Preuss

Surrender

Platinum-Palladium Print, 16 x 20"

SEE Eyewear

Exhibitor/Reception

Carol Qualkinbush

Pagoda in Early Light

Watercolor, 9 x 9"

Enaz

Exhibitor/Reception

Caren Helene Rudman

Energy Fields/Chakra Series

Water Based Oil on Canvas, 30 x 30"

Cork & Canvas

Exhibitor/Reception

 

Jack Siegel

Pilsen

Oil on Canvas, 24 x 30"

Baird & Warner

Exhibitor

Alisa Singer

Great Ambition

Acrylic Collage, 30 x 40"

Highland Park Bank & Trust

Exhibitor

Tanya Sugarman

Rejoicing in the Flight of Birds

Paper/Mixed Media, 18 x 24"

Gordon in Highland Park

Exhibitor

Tanya Sugarman

Ecstasy in Motion

Paper/Mixed Media, 18 x 24"

Gordon in Highland Park

Exhibitor

Terri Sweig

Shanghai

Color Photograph, 18 x 24"

The Bootery

Exhibitor

 

Terri Sweig

Duxu

Color Photograph, 18 x 24"

Uncle Dan's

Exhibitor

Benjye Troob

Awakening of Spring

Acrylic on Canvas, 24 x 36"

Hana K Outerwear of Distinction

Exhibitor/Reception

Rena Zaid

Buddha

Photograph on Canvas, 24 x 18"

Enaz

Exhibitor/Reception

Rena Zaid

My House in the Woods

Oil, 24 x 20" 

Spaces & Views/Lee Lumber

Exhibitor

Chris Zonta

Take Me to the New World!

Mixed Media Mosaic, 4 x 4 x 10"

Lori's Designer Shoes

Exhibitor

The artwork on this page can be purchased by contacting Anatomically Correct.      Prints are available for some of the artwork.

2008 ART WALK CALENDAR OF EVENTS
DATE/TIME EVENT LOCATION ADMISSION

June 1 - 30

Artwork by Illinois artists on Display in Merchant Windows

See List of  Participating Merchants Below

Free
Thursday, June 5, 2008 (5 - 8 pm) Nail Bar Mini-Manicures, Drawings & Reception  (5 - 8 pm) See Address Listed Below Free
Saturday, June 7, 2008 (11 - 5 pm) Bett's/B2 - Artist Reception  (11 am - 1 pm)

Princeton Frame & Art - Puppet Demonstration for Kids/Artist Reception (12 pm - 3 pm)

The Custom Framer/Notice  - Cocktail/Artist Reception  (1 - 4 pm)

Las Puertas Imports - Cocktail/Artist Reception - 2 drawings/hour for prizes/merchandise (1 - 4 pm)

Enaz  - Free oil, lotion and/or body wash testers  (3 - 5 pm)

Saks Fifth Ave - Cocktail/Artist Reception (3-5 pm)

See Eyewear - Cocktail/Artist Reception ( 3-5 pm )

See Addresses Listed Below Free

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Sunday, June 8, 2008 (1 - 4 pm) Fired Works  - Pottery Party for Kids (1 - 4 pm) 

Borders - Make it and Take it Kids Crafts (1- 3 pm)

See Addresses Listed Below Materials Fee

Free

Saturday, June 14   (7 pm - 9 pm)

ART WALK BENEFIT

Silent Auction of Artwork, Theater and Restaurant gift certificates;

Artist Jury Awards Presented 

Tribute Award for Outstanding Support of the Arts to Highland Park resident Wendy Abrams - Cool Globes Project 

Supporter of the Arts Award to Al Klairmont - Imperial Realty

(Highland Park Cool Globe artists honored - Peta Kaplan, Jessica Lundevall, Beth Shadur, Cheryl Steiger & Nina Weiss) 

Highland Park Community House

1991 Sheridan Road

Highland Park, IL

$ 25 

suggested donation at door

Friday, June 20, 2008 (4 - 8 pm)

Antiquaire - Cocktail/Artist Reception  (4 – 8 pm)

Hana K Outerwear of Distinction  - Cocktail/Artist Reception  (4-8 pm) 

See Addresses Listed Below Free

Saturday, June 21, 2008 (2 - 5 pm)

Cork & Canvas - Artist Reception & Wine Tasting  (2-5 pm)

Indigo Clothing - Cocktail/Artist Reception (2-5 pm)

Smith & Hawken Cocktail/Artist Reception (2 - 5 pm)

See Addresses Listed Below Free

 

Benjye  Troob (artist), Hana K (owner)

 & Carole Schall  (Mgr)

at the Hana K reception

Melissa Edelman (owner) & Didier Nolet (artist)

at the Antiquaire reception

 

Mick Ter Haar (owner) & Caren Rudman (artist)

at the Cork & Canvas reception

 

Linda Elkind (Mgr) & Rich Ho (artist)

at the Smith & Hawken reception

Karen Hohman (artist) at the Nail Bar reception

Fred Deasis (artist) at the Bett's Reception

Ted Preuss at the SEE Eyewear reception

 

Jim Jacobs Trio plays at the Saks Fifth Avenue reception

 

2008 Participating Highland Park Merchants/Sponsors

A Pea in the Pod 600 Central Ave Exhibitor
Antiquaire 1900 Sheridan Rd. Exhibitor/Reception
Baird & Warner Residential Real Estate 1920 Sheridan Rd. Exhibitor
Bank of America 1831 St. Johns  Exhibitor
Bett's/B2 672-678 Central  Exhibitor/Reception
Borders Books & Music 595 Central Ave Make & Take Workshop for Kids
The Bootery 492 Central Ave Exhibitor
Cheeky Fine Lingerie 658 Central Ave Exhibitor
Cork & Canvas 1839 Second St. Exhibitor/Reception
The Custom Framer/Notice 2057 Green Bay  Exhibitor/Reception
Deborah Fell 447 Central Ave Exhibitor
Enaz 444 Central Ave Exhibitor
Eyeland of St. Johns 1819 St. Johns  Exhibitor
Fired Works 1813 St. Johns  Kids Pottery Party
Gordon in Highland Park 653 Central Ave Exhibitor
H.P. Hair Image 486 Central Ave Exhibitor
Hana K Outerwear of Distinction 479 Central Ave Exhibitor/Reception
Hi-Land Art & Frame 668 Central Ave Exhibitor
Highland Park Bank & Trust 1949 St. Johns Ave Exhibitor
Indigo Clothing 1859 Second St Exhibitor
Jolie Maison 643 Central Ave Exhibitor
Kaehler World Traveler 654 Central Ave Exhibitor
Las Puertas Imports 2115 Green Bay Rd. Exhibitor/Reception
Lori's Designer Shoes 585 Central Ave Exhibitor
MB Financial Private Bank 581 Elm Place Exhibitor
Nail Bar 662 Central Ave Exhibitor/Reception
National City Bank 579 Central Ave Exhibitor
Princeton Frame & Art 1844 First Street Exhibitor/Reception
Saks Fifth Avenue 1849 Green Bay Rd Exhibitor/Reception
SEE Eyewear 670 Central Ave Exhibitor/Reception
Smith & Hawken 1883 Second St. Exhibitor/Reception
Spaces & Views/Lee Lumber 583 Elm Pl Exhibitor
Stationery Station, Ltd.

Studio Sans Pareil

610 Central Ave

1898 Sheridan Rd

Exhibitor

Exhibitor

Sunflower 1882 Sheridan Rd Exhibitor
Trendy Haircuts 468 Central Ave Exhibitor
Uncle Dan's 621 Central Ave Exhibitor

HIGHLAND PARK ART WALK 2008 BENEFIT RECEPTION

Wendy Abrams (center) receives the Tribute Award for her Cool Globes Initiative

(Photo Credit Michael Metzger - Left to Right:   Linda Doyle, Cheryl Steiger, Wendy Abrams, Sandie Bacon, Andrea Harris)

(Photo Credit Michael Metzger - Wendy Abrams) 

A Benefit for the Art Walk was held at the Highland Park Community House, 1991 Sheridan Road, on June 14, 2008 where we presented a "Tribute Award" to Highland Park resident Wendy Abrams in honor of her Cool Globes initiative; and honored Highland Park's Cool Globes artists Peta Kaplan, Jessica Lundevall, Beth Shadur, Cheryl Steiger & Nina Weiss.   Ms. Abrams one-of-kind Tribute Award was created by North Shore Cool Globes artists: Andrea Harris, Sandie Bacon, Linda Doyle and Cheryl Steiger.   

The "Supporter of the Arts" Award was presented to Highland Park resident Al Klairmont of Imperial Realty and founder of the Highland Park Central Business District Property Owners' Association, for his ongoing support of the Highland Park Art Walk. 

(Photo Credit Michael Metzger - Al Klairmont) 

 

 

 

 

Special Thanks to Art Walk Benefit Contributors:

Art Walk Reception Donors

Jim Jacobs Trio, Whole Foods, Deerfield; Bluegrass, That Little Mexican Cafe, Viccino's  - Highland Park, Hel's Kitchen Catering - Northbrook, 

Silent Auction - Gift Certificates to Highland Park Shops & Local Restaurants:

Antiquaire, Bertucci's Steak & Seafood, Carlos' Restaurant, The Custom Framer/Notice, Eyeland of St. Johns, Francesca's Intimo, Gordon in Highland Park, H.P. Hair Image, Inc., Hana K, Hi-Land Art & Frame, Las Puertas Imports, Michael Metzger Photography, Nail Bar, Norton's, Rosebud, Ruth Chris Steakhouse, The Stationery Station, Stoney River Legendary Steaks, Sunflower, Victoria of Highwood and more!

Silent Auction - Admissions to the following:

Apple Tree Theatre; Lifeline Theater, Light Opera Works, Metropolis Performing Arts Center, Next Theatre, The Art Institute of Chicago, Theatre Building Chicago, Raven Theatre, Ravinia, Victory Gardens Theater and more!

Special Thanks to Imperial Realty Co!        


  

Order your Highland Park Art Walk Organic Cotton T-Shirt from our on-line Cafe Press shop!  

$24.99  Proceeds go to HP Art Walk!

USDA certified organic cotton t-shirt from American Apparel is made in the USA. 

 

 


Accessibility

The businesses and locations where artwork is on display are all handicap accessible.

Travel & Parking

The closest Metra stop is located at 1800 St. John's Ave in downtown Highland Park.    Go to www.metrarail.com for fare rates and schedules.


Port Clinton Square Garage Parking Map

Nearby parking is available at Port Clinton Square

3-Hour Free Parking, 6-Hour Meters

Cost: $3.00 for 6 Hours

Free Unlimited Parking on Weekends

Entrance on Laurel Avenue

 

 

 

 

 
 

© 2008 No image on this website may be copied without the expressed written consent of the artist.

Founded in 1991, Anatomically Correct is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to showcasing works by artists in alternative spaces in a combined effort to educate, diversify, and promote community awareness of the visual and performing arts.    Contributions are tax-deductible according to law.  

For more information contact:

Anatomically Correct               info@anatomicallycorrect.org