Ridge Park Art Fair & Festival
Saturday, June 22, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
96th St. & Longwood Drive
Chicago´s Beverly Hills community
Only original works of art will be featured, including fine art, woodworking, ceramics, jewelry, leather crafts, textiles, photography, sculpture, art glass and more.
There will be live music, food and many fun activities for children of all ages.
The mission of the Ridge Park Art Fair & Festival is to support artists in showcasing their unique creations and to contribute to the vitality of life in Beverly Hills/Morgan Park and beyond.
The Ridge Park Art Fair & Festival is sponsored by the Chicago Park District, The Ridge Park Advisory Council and The John H. Vanderpoel Art Association. The John H. Vanderpoel Art Association is in residency at Ridge Park through the Chicago Park District’s Arts Partner in residence program, which unites artists and communities in Chicago’s parks.
Atelier Chicago: current works by acclaimed Chicago artists Robert Johnson and Peter Kelsey.
Sunday, May 5, 2019
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Ridge Park Fieldhouse
9625 S. Longwood Dr., Chicago
Palos Heights resident Robert J. Johnson taught in the Chicago public school system for 30 years,
and then was the Director of Chicago Public Schools’ Bureau of Art.
Peter Kelsey received his training at the School of Representational Art, the Art Institute of Chicago
and the Palette and Chisel Art Academy. Peter lives in Evanston and is an instructor at Studio Incamminati.