The West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission (WCCAC) has chosen Renewal as the theme for the 2022 Art Banner Exhibit and a call for art inspired by the concept is now released to local and regional artists. “As we turn the corner on a new and hopeful year, the Commission felt the theme would resonate with […]
Award winning art banner by Linda Schmitt. The West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission is pleased to announce the People’s Choice Award winner for the 2021 Art Banner Exhibit titled Take Flight, as Chicagoland artist Linda Schmitt. Schmitt received the greatest number of online votes in the People’s Choice poll, which included a total of 23 […]
When the call for art went out last year for the 2021 annual outdoor Art Banner Exhibit titled Take Flight, the West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission hoped the theme would spark a host of creative ideas from rising above the unique challenges of 2020, to breaking new barriers or experiencing the joy and exhilaration of nature. The resulting […]
Those driving through downtown West Chicago may have noticed a recently installed mobile of small airplanes in the front window of Gallery 200, at 103 West Washington Street. Nearly 100 balsa gliders decorated by kinder and third grade students at Turner Elementary School as well as by other community members, were part of a campaign […]
23 wonderful artworks transposed on vinyl banners hang on Main Street in downtown West Chicago. Participating artists answered the call for their interpretation of Take Flight, the 2021 theme. Show your appreciation for their work by voting for your favorite art banner. It’s easy, quick, and online.