March 20-April 5, 2015 at the Learning Machine, 3145 S. Morgan, Chicago
Opening event – Friday, March 20, 7-10PM, No entry fee. Free wine and some snacks will be served.
Ben Stapp and The Zosimos will perform Jazz music at 8PM.
Bridgeport Art Walk third Friday.
We are two Chicago based artists working with traditional and digital mediums to create playful scenes involving whimsical creatures. Our work originates from a continuous dialogue between the both of us, involving themes of human experiences, emotions, and attitudes.
Ganesh Rao is a multidisciplinary artist and creative director with over six years of experience. He has worked with clients including Dream Works Animation and Century Media Records, and produced work that has featured at film festivals and galleries in Los Angeles, New York, South by South West, and aired on British music television. He earned a master’s degree in Fine Art from Texas A&M University, and has taught courses on graphic design, filmmaking, and fine art.
Jessica Stapp is a Chicago based artist originally from California. She studied art at the University of Oregon, Columbia College, Hyde Park Art Center, and Lill Street Art Center. Jessica has shown with the Crochet Coral Reef Project and has illustrated for Used Gravitrons Quarterly. Her first solo art exhibition was in 2014 at Belli’s for the Pilsen Art Walk. Jessica works with traditional mediums including gouache, watercolor, and ink to create playful scenes involving whimsical creatures.