Event Details: In this upcoming Valentine season, save some time to visit the UIC Art Lounge to enjoy a joyful romantic exhibition of paintings and poems with your loved ones!
Exhibition: Many years after, on a sunny afternoon
Opening reception: February 16, 2012, Thursday 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Free drinks and snacks provided in the opening reception!
Venue: Art lounge, Student Center West ,828 South Wolcott, Chicago, Illinois
Exhibition runs from February 13 to March 15, 2012
Every year, the art committee of University of Illinois at Chicago selects a group of artists to show their new works. From the day before Valentine’s Day and running one month, UIC Art Lounge happily presents the paintings of Zhenlei Jiang paired with poems from Chris Wright. This special event is a dialogue between femininity and masculinity, and the joyfulness and bitterness of life.
Zhenlei Jiang is a Chinese artist; She sees art as a way to promote the understanding of humanity and the communication of eastern and western cultures and values.
Chris Wright is a writer and a Ph.D candidate in history. He has published the book Notes of an Underground Humanist, and multiple poems in literary magazines.