We took the best of my two creative worlds, Chicago Art Department and Saint Xavier University Department of Art & Design, and smashed them together.
The topic was Chicago Streets – Every Artist chose a different street.
Documentary made by a student in the class.
Matthew Alvarado’s answer to the assignment was to create an ode to Western Avenue, the longest straightest street in America.
Western Avenue became one of the ringing anthems of this show
Colin Luce’s interpretation of Ash-Land a post-apocolyptic drumland
Ryan Boews laments the Old Style drenched bleachers in Wrigleyville
“She moves just like the street, oblivious of the curves”