ArtSlant Prize 2015 Juried Winner

ArtSlant Prize 2015 Juried Winner Available for Viewing at Gallery 2506 for Limited Time

Gallery 2506 announces that artist Tina Tahir’s temporal rug, 41.927455, -87.697607, which is currently installed at the gallery, has been named as the Juried Winner in Drawing in the ArtSlant Prize 2015 Round 4 competition. Tahir installed the rug, made of a variety of gold and black glitter, for the opening reception of the Drawn to Nature exhibition on July 17.  Since the opening, there has been limited interaction with the audience in order to preserve the piece throughout the duration of the show.   Audience interaction will be encouraged and memorialized at the closing reception for the exhibition, which takes placeFriday, August 21, from 6:00pm-9:00pm at Gallery 2506.  Additionally, Tahir will be present at the closing reception to discuss the piece.

The Drawn to Nature exhibition highlights artists whose works consider our longing for natural beauty and desire to commune with nature. The show also includes works from the following artists:

Stephanie Bird
JoAnn Carney
Walter Early and Logan Brody
Yhelena Hall
Megan Jefferson
Alice Klock
Reagan Lake
Jane Michalski

The show features a variety of media including watercolor, oil, pastel, acrylic, photography and ceramics.

Gallery 2506
2506 N California Blvd
Chicago, IL 60647
www.gallery2506.com