Monday October 22 7:07 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan

Arts

2018 Indiana Governor's Arts Awards to be televised for the first time

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The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and Fort Wayne, Indiana-based public television station PBS39 jointly announced that the 2018 Indiana Governor's Arts Awards will be televised for the first time by delayed broadcast.

MAYOR EMANUEL AND DCASE ANNOUNCE NEW PUBLIC ART INSTALLATION BY CHICAGO-BASED ARTIST ROBERT BURNIER COMING TO CHICAGO RIVERWALK

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the City of Chicago and the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) today announced that a new site-specific art installation, Black Tiberinus by critically hailed Chicago-based artist Robert Burnier, is coming to the Chicago Riverwalk later this summer.

Forty-two Hoosier artists to receive career development grants from the Arts Commission

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) announced today that 42 Hoosier artists throughout the state will receive career development assistance through the agency's Individual Advancement Program (IAP) grants for Fiscal Year 2019.

La Porte County Symphony Orchestra Announces 2018/2019 Season: Introducing Interim Artistic Director, Charles Steck!

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After 23 seasons of Magic LCSO Conductor, Philip J. Bauman, stepped down as Artistic Director paving the way for the next generation of orchestral leadership in La Porte County. Currently LCSO has formed a Selection Committee that has been busy combing through the many application submissions from candidates eager to fill the position. The committee is working diligently to ensure candidates chosen will represent the values of the organization and will be committed to serving the community in new and innovative ways.

Lubeznik Center for the Arts presents "Warhol: Icon & Influence"

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Lubeznik Center for the Arts presents "Warhol: Icon & Influence", which includes over 50 original works by Andy Warhol, including his "Moonwalk" diptych, one of his famous Campbell's soup cans and much more. The upstairs galleries will feature the artists Warhol has influenced, including an installation by Yvette Mayorga that fills an entire gallery.

Warhol Exhibition Comes to Lubeznik Center for the Arts: Regional art center provides international appeal to local community

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Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) will exhibit original works by Andy Warhol through Saturday, October 13th, on loan from the Drew and Wendy Levenfeld collection, as well as from the Brauer Museum of the Art's permanent collection at Valparaiso University, Indiana. The exhibition will be titled Warhol: Icon & Influence and is generously sponsored by NIPSCO.

EXPO CHICAGO ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATING GALLERIES FOR SEVENTH EDITION, SEPTEMBER 27 – 30, 2018

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EXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art, today announced the premier list of exhibitors for its seventh annual edition, September 27–30, 2018 at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall (600 E. Grand Ave). Marking its most global edition to date, EXPO CHICAGO welcomes 135 leading galleries representing 27 countries and 63 cities from around the world. Countries represented at the 2018 exposition include: United States, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Zimbabwe.

THE NATIONAL HELLENIC MUSEUM ANNOUNCES NEWEST EXHIBIT – LIVES AFLOAT – REPRESENTING THE GREEK REFUGEE CRISIS OPEN THROUGH 2019

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Dedicated to collecting, preserving and portraying the legacy of Greek history and culture in America, the National Hellenic Museum has the largest collection of Greek American artifacts and recorded oral histories anywhere. The National Hellenic Museum (NHM), 333 S. Halsted St., introduces its newest exhibition Lives Afloat: The Greek Refugee Crisis through the Lens of Tasos Markou 2015-2017 open through spring 2019. This photographic exhibition portrays the realities facing refugees as they arrived in Greece at the height of the Greek Refugee Crisis.