One Thing Leads to Another

Curated by Nathan Smith and Kristin Abhalter
Nov 29 – Jan 25

Opening reception: Thursday, November 29, 5-7
 
A multi-site programming series exploring process, progression, and transformation. Organized in collaboration with Roman Susan Art Foundation.
 
Participating Artists:
 Rebecca Beachy 
 Christine Wallers
 AJ McClenon
 Colleen Plumb
 Xiaoqing Zhu
 
Above image: Detail of Cut Out by Christine Wallers – Sumi ink and graphite on paper (2016)

 

Rebecca Beachy and Christine Wallers: In no time

November 29, 2018 - January 25, 2019

Reception: Thursday, November 29 // 5-7

 

Rebecca Beachy is an artist and educator from Denver, Colorado. Beachy received a BA from University of Northern Colorado, an MA and MFA from the University of Illinois, Chicago. She is a current Instructor of sculpture at Chicago High School for the Arts. For more information, please visit rebecca-beachy.com

 

Christine Wallers is an artist from Chicago, Illinois. Wallers received a BFA from Columbia College Chicago, and attended The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and University of New Mexico, Albuquerque. For more information, please visit christinewallers.com.

 

 Colleen Plumb: Theodora in Paris

December 15, 2018 - December 31, 2018

Surveilling Snow Lily: Saturday, December 15 // 5

 

Colleen Plumb is an artist and educator from Chicago, Illinois. Plumb received a BFA from Northern Illinois University, and an MFA from Columbia College Chicago. She is a current instructor at Columbia College Chicago. For more information, visit colleenplumb.com.

 

Theodora in Paris at Ralph Arnold Annex and Roman Susan will be projected each evening after sunset, visible from the street. Join the artist on Saturday, December 15 for outdoor projections around the neighborhood beginning at 5 PM from the traffic island at the convergence of North Sheridan Road, North Broadway, and West Devon Avenue.

 

Ralph Arnold Annex, 1131 West Sheridan Road       

December 15, 2018 - December 24, 2018



Roman Susan, 1224 West Loyola Avenue

December 23, 2018 - December 31, 2018

 

 

John Steck Jr.

John Steck Jr. is an artist and educator from Chicago, Illinois. Steck received a BFA from the Massachusetts College of Art & Design and an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute. He is a current instructor at Loyola University and DePaul University. For more information, please visit johnsteckjr.com.

 

 

 

Xiaoqing Zhu: Studio Exercises

December 25, 2018 - January 9, 2018

 

Xiaoqing Zhu is an artist from China. Zhu received a BA from Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, and an MFA from The School of the Art Institute Chicago. For more information, please visit zhu-xiaoqing.com.

 

Studio Exercises at Ralph Arnold Annex and Roman Susan will be projected each evening after sunset, visible from the street.

 

Ralph Arnold Annex, 1131 West Sheridan Road       

December 25, 2018 - January 4, 2019                    

 

Roman Susan, 1224 West Loyola Avenue

January 1, 2019 - January 9, 2019

 

 

Xiaoqing Zhu - Studio Exercises

 

AJ McClenon: Black Water

Polarity, Sharks, Adolescence and Being the Darkest Girl In the Pool

January 5, 2019 - January 19, 2019

Performance: Saturday, January 19 // 8

 

AJ McClenon is an artist and educator from Washington, D.C. McClenon received a BA from University of Maryland College Park, and an MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. AJ is a faculty member at The School of the Art Institute at Homan Square, a co-founder of F4F, and a director of Beauty Breaks. For more information, please visit ajmcclenon.com.

 

Black Water at Ralph Arnold Annex and Roman Susan will be projected each evening after sunset, visible from the street. Join the artist for a concluding performance beginning at 8 PM on Saturday, January 19 at Roman Susan.

 

Ralph Arnold Annex, 1131 West Sheridan Road       

January 5, 2019 - January 14, 2019                       



Roman Susan, 1224 West Loyola Avenue

January 10, 2019 - January 19, 2019

 

 

 A Divider – Student Juried Show

Ralph Arnold Annex at 1131 West Sheridan Road

January 31, 2019 - February 15, 2019

Reception: Thursday, January 31 // 5-7

 

 

 

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For further info: romansusan.org/one-thing-leads-to-another or contact gallery@romansusan.org