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June 26, 2015

Successful APA Studio Night!

It was a blast sponsoring last week's APA Studio Night at TRIGGER. The music was bumping, the drinks were flowing and all the food was gone by the end of the night! Most importantly, there were great connections made between friends old and new. Congratulations to Brian Eaves for winning a FREE studio day at Trigger! Thank you to FIG Catering, Julie…
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June 10, 2015

APA Studio Night at TRIGGER Studios

Friday June 19th 7:00pm–10:00pm 1  Trigger Studio 122810 W Addison St. 12Chicago, IL 60618 Admission: Free This installment of APA Studio Night is sponsored by yours truly: Grey House Productions. We will be parking the spaceship at the beautiful new studio called Trigger. Trigger is located on Addison Street just west of California and can be booked daily. That said, this space is perfect to…
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Events + Networking
April 27, 2015

Portfolio Day

Portfolio Day | Thursday April 30th Columbia College Chicago | 1104 S. Wabash Avenue | Chicago, IL Schedule: **10am - 12:30pm Review Session One Arts Management, Dance, Makeup Artistry, Comedy Writing and Performance, Music Vocal Performance, Music Business, Fine Art, Fine Art Photography **1 - 4pm Review Session Two Graphic Design, Illustration, Animation, Game Design, Web Development, Interior Architecture, Product Design,…
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April 20, 2015

Creative Estimating

Check out the details below for this great event hosted by APA Chicago. Thursday, April 23rd from 7:00pm–8:30pm Throop Studio 1500 N Throop St Chicago, IL 60642 © Lindsay Gallup. Amanda Gray and Erica Chadwick lead the Creative Estimating Workshop. We’ve pulled a couple of agency decks from the files and have recruited artist representative Erica Chadwick from ETC Creative and…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + Networking
March 6, 2015

Careers in Photography Panel

Careers in Photography I’m excited to be one of the panelist for the upcoming "Careers in Photography" event on March 10th! Melissa Hennessy and the Portfolio Center at Columbia College Chicago continue to offer programs to help students make well-informed career choices. As a student at Columbia I attended many Portfolio Center events - now, as alumni, I am excited to take part in the industry events…
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#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 25, 2015

Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success

Come see GHP founder Hannah Fehrman (pictured above, being interviewed by Katherine Walters at the Museum of Contemporary Photography) and fellow Alumni in the student short film "Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success" screening on Thursday, February 26th at 4pm (details on poster below). Hannah graduated from Columbia College Chicago, and was excited to return to her alma mater last fall to be interviewed…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 16, 2015

Behind the Scenes with Quinn Wharton

Our team was excited to spend a weekend exploring winter activities at Camp Wandawega with Quinn Wharton. Check out these BTS images of our winter wonderland. The camp staff was amazing - Thanks Bill for these perfect snow balls! Mode of transport, a vintage snow mobile A special thanks to all the following people, as good production truly is a team effort. Director: Quinn Wharton Creative…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 13, 2015

The Antarctic Expedition

Last year we had the opportunity to partner with an amazing creative team and to bring their dream into live production. Photographer Matthew Bowie was the driving force behind the expedition, enlisting the talents of HMU artist extraordinaire Cindy Shute and savvy retoucher Brian York. Be sure to check out the write up PDN did about the project. And of course,…
Read More
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December 19, 2014

Help Portrait

We had the absolute pleasure to serve over 300 people in partnership with Help Portrait this year!!   Thanks to all the volunteers for this year's event! And to our sponsors: Missio Dei Logan Square, Pierre's Bakery, Intelligentsia Coffee, Fluer, and Bang Bang Pie.  Help Portrait History Help-Portrait was founded by celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart and Kyle Chowning in 2008. Our mission is to empower photographers, hairstylists and makeup…
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Business and InspirationEvents + NetworkingUncategorized
December 12, 2014

APA Perspectives Gallery

We are so looking forward to this event, with many photographer's we've had the pleasure to work with showing their personal work, it is sure to be a great evening. We hope to see you there! Thanks to APA Chicago for organizing. APA Chicago will be hosting their 2nd annual Artist’s Perspective Exhibition and Holiday Party on December 12 at Throop…
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#TeamGreyHouse News
June 18, 2014

On Location: Downtown Chicago

Always a blast to work in the heart of the the city we love. Lots of fun locations across the city this week, including the Art Institute of Chicago!  
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Business and InspirationEvents + NetworkingUncategorized
December 12, 2014

APA Perspectives Gallery

We are so looking forward to this event, with many photographer's we've had the pleasure to work with showing their personal work, it is sure to be a great evening. We hope to see you there! Thanks to APA Chicago for organizing. APA Chicago will be hosting their 2nd annual Artist’s Perspective Exhibition and Holiday Party on December 12 at Throop…
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Business and Inspiration
September 30, 2014

Doing Good Work

What good is a Producer if she is not full of great resources and has a solid crew to support her? Which is why at GHP we are always looking for better ways to do things, we comb through sources and are always eager to make new connections. So we were pretty excited to discover Flowers for Dreams, because they are…
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Business and InspirationEvents + Networking
September 26, 2014

THE GRAND SPECTACLE

While this isn't really an industry event, we are still really looking forward to it. So we thought it would be nice of us to share the details with you. Hope to see you there!  THE GRAND SPECTACLE OCTOBER 4 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM EVENT NAVIGATION   In partnership with the City of Chicago and the Chicago Park District,…
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Business and Inspiration
September 24, 2014

We Run This City

Earlier this summer we had the privilege of Producing for one of Apostrophes photographers, Guido Vitti on an amazing job for Nike. We took some of Chicago's greatest Nike Run Club Members on a tour all over Chicago, from Jackson Park to Wicker Park - after all #werunthiscity Here are a few of the shots in Nike Town on the Mag Mile...
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Business and Inspiration
September 22, 2014

Chicago Creative Review

Chicago Creative Review: It's an opportunity for photographers in all genres to meet with photo editors, art buyers, creative directors, and artist agents to show their work and make new creative connections.  Meetings are one-on-one for 15 minutes each.  Professional photographers from NY to LA are welcome to attend. Melissa Hennessy is the organizer of the First Annual Chicago Creative Review.…
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Business and Inspiration
September 19, 2014

Madzilla the Movie

You would have to been hiding out under a rock this summer to have not heard about the filming and premier of "Madzilla" in partnership with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. We got a few snaps from the premier and Q&A afterwards. Among the panelists, is the very talented production designer Angela Finney - whom we had the pleasure of working with on several projects. Check…
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Business and Inspiration
July 13, 2014

The Tale of Two Tennis Players

Here are a few BTS from our shoot last week with Damien Thompson. Can't wait to show off what he captured.   Crew: Photographer: Damien Thompson Photo Assistants: Joe Becerra + Becca Vosler Production Assistant: Danielle Fink Wardrobe + Prop Stylist: Carson Hoerz HMU: Karen Brody Great video of Joe setting up a serve.   Thanks to Levinson Locations for…
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Business and Inspiration
July 2, 2014

Fini! – Post Production Recycling

I was eating lunch with my colleague and friend Monica Zaffarano at the beginning of this year at La Fournette (you should check it out, great panni's) and she began to tell me about this idea she was working on called Fini!. At the heart of Fini is the belief that there is a practical response to the waste that…
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Business and Inspiration
June 18, 2014

Dragons, Detectives, and Surgeons OH MY!

What a great shoot this was! As a producer you can't ask for more, a great crew, creative photographer, and adorable talent. Here are a few BTS for our two day shoot - Thanks to Eva and Lisa for snapping these. Crew: Photographer: Nathanael Filbert Photo Assistants: Damien Thompson Ryan Bringas Will Hartman Production Assistant: Eva Deitch Prop Stylist: Sarah Blue Winslow Gerber…
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Business and InspirationEvents + Networking
March 6, 2015

Careers in Photography Panel

Careers in Photography I’m excited to be one of the panelist for the upcoming "Careers in Photography" event on March 10th! Melissa Hennessy and the Portfolio Center at Columbia College Chicago continue to offer programs to help students make well-informed career choices. As a student at Columbia I attended many Portfolio Center events - now, as alumni, I am excited to take part in the industry events…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + NetworkingUncategorized
December 12, 2014

APA Perspectives Gallery

We are so looking forward to this event, with many photographer's we've had the pleasure to work with showing their personal work, it is sure to be a great evening. We hope to see you there! Thanks to APA Chicago for organizing. APA Chicago will be hosting their 2nd annual Artist’s Perspective Exhibition and Holiday Party on December 12 at Throop…
Read More
Events + Networking
October 26, 2014

Being John Malkovich

Sandro Miller is one of the most respected photographers in the industry, and by now I'm sure you've heard about his latest project: Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich: Homage to Photographic Masters. What I find most inspiring about this playful tribute to some of the greatest photographic images in history is the collaborative partnership between Sandro and John Malkovich. You can see how they…
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Business and InspirationEvents + Networking
September 26, 2014

THE GRAND SPECTACLE

While this isn't really an industry event, we are still really looking forward to it. So we thought it would be nice of us to share the details with you. Hope to see you there!  THE GRAND SPECTACLE OCTOBER 4 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM EVENT NAVIGATION   In partnership with the City of Chicago and the Chicago Park District,…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsEvents + Networking
June 26, 2015

Successful APA Studio Night!

It was a blast sponsoring last week's APA Studio Night at TRIGGER. The music was bumping, the drinks were flowing and all the food was gone by the end of the night! Most importantly, there were great connections made between friends old and new. Congratulations to Brian Eaves for winning a FREE studio day at Trigger! Thank you to FIG Catering, Julie…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and InspirationEvents + Networking
June 10, 2015

APA Studio Night at TRIGGER Studios

Friday June 19th 7:00pm–10:00pm 1  Trigger Studio 122810 W Addison St. 12Chicago, IL 60618 Admission: Free This installment of APA Studio Night is sponsored by yours truly: Grey House Productions. We will be parking the spaceship at the beautiful new studio called Trigger. Trigger is located on Addison Street just west of California and can be booked daily. That said, this space is perfect to…
Read More
Events + Networking
April 27, 2015

Portfolio Day

Portfolio Day | Thursday April 30th Columbia College Chicago | 1104 S. Wabash Avenue | Chicago, IL Schedule: **10am - 12:30pm Review Session One Arts Management, Dance, Makeup Artistry, Comedy Writing and Performance, Music Vocal Performance, Music Business, Fine Art, Fine Art Photography **1 - 4pm Review Session Two Graphic Design, Illustration, Animation, Game Design, Web Development, Interior Architecture, Product Design,…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsEvents + Networking
April 20, 2015

Creative Estimating

Check out the details below for this great event hosted by APA Chicago. Thursday, April 23rd from 7:00pm–8:30pm Throop Studio 1500 N Throop St Chicago, IL 60642 © Lindsay Gallup. Amanda Gray and Erica Chadwick lead the Creative Estimating Workshop. We’ve pulled a couple of agency decks from the files and have recruited artist representative Erica Chadwick from ETC Creative and…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + Networking
March 6, 2015

Careers in Photography Panel

Careers in Photography I’m excited to be one of the panelist for the upcoming "Careers in Photography" event on March 10th! Melissa Hennessy and the Portfolio Center at Columbia College Chicago continue to offer programs to help students make well-informed career choices. As a student at Columbia I attended many Portfolio Center events - now, as alumni, I am excited to take part in the industry events…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 25, 2015

Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success

Come see GHP founder Hannah Fehrman (pictured above, being interviewed by Katherine Walters at the Museum of Contemporary Photography) and fellow Alumni in the student short film "Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success" screening on Thursday, February 26th at 4pm (details on poster below). Hannah graduated from Columbia College Chicago, and was excited to return to her alma mater last fall to be interviewed…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 16, 2015

Behind the Scenes with Quinn Wharton

Our team was excited to spend a weekend exploring winter activities at Camp Wandawega with Quinn Wharton. Check out these BTS images of our winter wonderland. The camp staff was amazing - Thanks Bill for these perfect snow balls! Mode of transport, a vintage snow mobile A special thanks to all the following people, as good production truly is a team effort. Director: Quinn Wharton Creative…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 13, 2015

The Antarctic Expedition

Last year we had the opportunity to partner with an amazing creative team and to bring their dream into live production. Photographer Matthew Bowie was the driving force behind the expedition, enlisting the talents of HMU artist extraordinaire Cindy Shute and savvy retoucher Brian York. Be sure to check out the write up PDN did about the project. And of course,…
Read More
Uncategorized
December 19, 2014

Help Portrait

We had the absolute pleasure to serve over 300 people in partnership with Help Portrait this year!!   Thanks to all the volunteers for this year's event! And to our sponsors: Missio Dei Logan Square, Pierre's Bakery, Intelligentsia Coffee, Fluer, and Bang Bang Pie.  Help Portrait History Help-Portrait was founded by celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart and Kyle Chowning in 2008. Our mission is to empower photographers, hairstylists and makeup…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + NetworkingUncategorized
December 12, 2014

APA Perspectives Gallery

We are so looking forward to this event, with many photographer's we've had the pleasure to work with showing their personal work, it is sure to be a great evening. We hope to see you there! Thanks to APA Chicago for organizing. APA Chicago will be hosting their 2nd annual Artist’s Perspective Exhibition and Holiday Party on December 12 at Throop…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsEvents + Networking
June 26, 2015

Successful APA Studio Night!

It was a blast sponsoring last week's APA Studio Night at TRIGGER. The music was bumping, the drinks were flowing and all the food was gone by the end of the night! Most importantly, there were great connections made between friends old and new. Congratulations to Brian Eaves for winning a FREE studio day at Trigger! Thank you to FIG Catering, Julie…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and InspirationEvents + Networking
June 10, 2015

APA Studio Night at TRIGGER Studios

Friday June 19th 7:00pm–10:00pm 1  Trigger Studio 122810 W Addison St. 12Chicago, IL 60618 Admission: Free This installment of APA Studio Night is sponsored by yours truly: Grey House Productions. We will be parking the spaceship at the beautiful new studio called Trigger. Trigger is located on Addison Street just west of California and can be booked daily. That said, this space is perfect to…
Read More
Events + Networking
April 27, 2015

Portfolio Day

Portfolio Day | Thursday April 30th Columbia College Chicago | 1104 S. Wabash Avenue | Chicago, IL Schedule: **10am - 12:30pm Review Session One Arts Management, Dance, Makeup Artistry, Comedy Writing and Performance, Music Vocal Performance, Music Business, Fine Art, Fine Art Photography **1 - 4pm Review Session Two Graphic Design, Illustration, Animation, Game Design, Web Development, Interior Architecture, Product Design,…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsEvents + Networking
April 20, 2015

Creative Estimating

Check out the details below for this great event hosted by APA Chicago. Thursday, April 23rd from 7:00pm–8:30pm Throop Studio 1500 N Throop St Chicago, IL 60642 © Lindsay Gallup. Amanda Gray and Erica Chadwick lead the Creative Estimating Workshop. We’ve pulled a couple of agency decks from the files and have recruited artist representative Erica Chadwick from ETC Creative and…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + Networking
March 6, 2015

Careers in Photography Panel

Careers in Photography I’m excited to be one of the panelist for the upcoming "Careers in Photography" event on March 10th! Melissa Hennessy and the Portfolio Center at Columbia College Chicago continue to offer programs to help students make well-informed career choices. As a student at Columbia I attended many Portfolio Center events - now, as alumni, I am excited to take part in the industry events…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 25, 2015

Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success

Come see GHP founder Hannah Fehrman (pictured above, being interviewed by Katherine Walters at the Museum of Contemporary Photography) and fellow Alumni in the student short film "Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success" screening on Thursday, February 26th at 4pm (details on poster below). Hannah graduated from Columbia College Chicago, and was excited to return to her alma mater last fall to be interviewed…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 16, 2015

Behind the Scenes with Quinn Wharton

Our team was excited to spend a weekend exploring winter activities at Camp Wandawega with Quinn Wharton. Check out these BTS images of our winter wonderland. The camp staff was amazing - Thanks Bill for these perfect snow balls! Mode of transport, a vintage snow mobile A special thanks to all the following people, as good production truly is a team effort. Director: Quinn Wharton Creative…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 13, 2015

The Antarctic Expedition

Last year we had the opportunity to partner with an amazing creative team and to bring their dream into live production. Photographer Matthew Bowie was the driving force behind the expedition, enlisting the talents of HMU artist extraordinaire Cindy Shute and savvy retoucher Brian York. Be sure to check out the write up PDN did about the project. And of course,…
Read More
Uncategorized
December 19, 2014

Help Portrait

We had the absolute pleasure to serve over 300 people in partnership with Help Portrait this year!!   Thanks to all the volunteers for this year's event! And to our sponsors: Missio Dei Logan Square, Pierre's Bakery, Intelligentsia Coffee, Fluer, and Bang Bang Pie.  Help Portrait History Help-Portrait was founded by celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart and Kyle Chowning in 2008. Our mission is to empower photographers, hairstylists and makeup…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + NetworkingUncategorized
December 12, 2014

APA Perspectives Gallery

We are so looking forward to this event, with many photographer's we've had the pleasure to work with showing their personal work, it is sure to be a great evening. We hope to see you there! Thanks to APA Chicago for organizing. APA Chicago will be hosting their 2nd annual Artist’s Perspective Exhibition and Holiday Party on December 12 at Throop…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsEvents + Networking
June 26, 2015

Successful APA Studio Night!

It was a blast sponsoring last week's APA Studio Night at TRIGGER. The music was bumping, the drinks were flowing and all the food was gone by the end of the night! Most importantly, there were great connections made between friends old and new. Congratulations to Brian Eaves for winning a FREE studio day at Trigger! Thank you to FIG Catering, Julie…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and InspirationEvents + Networking
June 10, 2015

APA Studio Night at TRIGGER Studios

Friday June 19th 7:00pm–10:00pm 1  Trigger Studio 122810 W Addison St. 12Chicago, IL 60618 Admission: Free This installment of APA Studio Night is sponsored by yours truly: Grey House Productions. We will be parking the spaceship at the beautiful new studio called Trigger. Trigger is located on Addison Street just west of California and can be booked daily. That said, this space is perfect to…
Read More
Events + Networking
April 27, 2015

Portfolio Day

Portfolio Day | Thursday April 30th Columbia College Chicago | 1104 S. Wabash Avenue | Chicago, IL Schedule: **10am - 12:30pm Review Session One Arts Management, Dance, Makeup Artistry, Comedy Writing and Performance, Music Vocal Performance, Music Business, Fine Art, Fine Art Photography **1 - 4pm Review Session Two Graphic Design, Illustration, Animation, Game Design, Web Development, Interior Architecture, Product Design,…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsEvents + Networking
April 20, 2015

Creative Estimating

Check out the details below for this great event hosted by APA Chicago. Thursday, April 23rd from 7:00pm–8:30pm Throop Studio 1500 N Throop St Chicago, IL 60642 © Lindsay Gallup. Amanda Gray and Erica Chadwick lead the Creative Estimating Workshop. We’ve pulled a couple of agency decks from the files and have recruited artist representative Erica Chadwick from ETC Creative and…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + Networking
March 6, 2015

Careers in Photography Panel

Careers in Photography I’m excited to be one of the panelist for the upcoming "Careers in Photography" event on March 10th! Melissa Hennessy and the Portfolio Center at Columbia College Chicago continue to offer programs to help students make well-informed career choices. As a student at Columbia I attended many Portfolio Center events - now, as alumni, I am excited to take part in the industry events…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 25, 2015

Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success

Come see GHP founder Hannah Fehrman (pictured above, being interviewed by Katherine Walters at the Museum of Contemporary Photography) and fellow Alumni in the student short film "Big Ideas Columbia: Redefining Success" screening on Thursday, February 26th at 4pm (details on poster below). Hannah graduated from Columbia College Chicago, and was excited to return to her alma mater last fall to be interviewed…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 16, 2015

Behind the Scenes with Quinn Wharton

Our team was excited to spend a weekend exploring winter activities at Camp Wandawega with Quinn Wharton. Check out these BTS images of our winter wonderland. The camp staff was amazing - Thanks Bill for these perfect snow balls! Mode of transport, a vintage snow mobile A special thanks to all the following people, as good production truly is a team effort. Director: Quinn Wharton Creative…
Read More
#TeamGreyHouse NewsBusiness and Inspiration
February 13, 2015

The Antarctic Expedition

Last year we had the opportunity to partner with an amazing creative team and to bring their dream into live production. Photographer Matthew Bowie was the driving force behind the expedition, enlisting the talents of HMU artist extraordinaire Cindy Shute and savvy retoucher Brian York. Be sure to check out the write up PDN did about the project. And of course,…
Read More
Uncategorized
December 19, 2014

Help Portrait

We had the absolute pleasure to serve over 300 people in partnership with Help Portrait this year!!   Thanks to all the volunteers for this year's event! And to our sponsors: Missio Dei Logan Square, Pierre's Bakery, Intelligentsia Coffee, Fluer, and Bang Bang Pie.  Help Portrait History Help-Portrait was founded by celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart and Kyle Chowning in 2008. Our mission is to empower photographers, hairstylists and makeup…
Read More
Business and InspirationEvents + NetworkingUncategorized
December 12, 2014

APA Perspectives Gallery

We are so looking forward to this event, with many photographer's we've had the pleasure to work with showing their personal work, it is sure to be a great evening. We hope to see you there! Thanks to APA Chicago for organizing. APA Chicago will be hosting their 2nd annual Artist’s Perspective Exhibition and Holiday Party on December 12 at Throop…
Read More

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