Art sculpture

Park Ridge Garden Walk features artwork, sculptures plus koi ponds, biodegradation swales, mosaics – Chicago Tribune

The Park Ridge Garden Club held its 27th annual Garden Walk on Sunday featuring nine residential gardens and an educational exhibit in Prospect Park. Walk participants had the chance to see koi ponds, greenhouses, vegetable gardens and mosaics along the way. During the educational stopover, walkers could discover a laugha runoff filtration system made up […]

Abstract painting

Death of Sam Gilliam, African American portrait from abstract painting

JobJune 27, 2022, 11:15 p.m. African-American abstract painter Sam Gilliam, who died Saturday at the age of 88 after freeing frames to which colorful canvases are usually attached, announced on Monday that two galleries had collaborated with him. The artist, born in Mississippi in 1933 and the first African-American to represent the United States at […]