2016 CALENDAR OF EVENTS


Event Date Event Description – Check back for more details
June 2016 June 25 (Saturday)
10:30 AM- 2:00 PM
Visit to local glass collections at the homes of Bobbie and Len Tenner, and Carol and Ed Kaplan in Highland ParkA light lunch will be served.Members $10.00 | Guests $15.00
Details will be sent to participants after all reservations are received
RSVP and payment to Marilyn Cohen
July 2016 July 20, 2016 (Wednesday)
11:00 AM
Please meet at 10:45am at the Starbucks in the Lobby of Mart.
Lunch:  Location TBD
Cost: $10. Please bring payment with you to the event. Cash or Check made out to MCGAG.
RSVP by July 18 to Lita Weinstein
Come join us as we view and learn about the wonderful collection of Howard A. Tullman at his tech start up incubator, 1871.  He will give us a walking lecture as we experience the hustle and bustle of his entrepreneurial spirit in action. This is an exclusive opportunity for MCGAG members and not to be missed. Howard Tullman is an American serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, educator, writer, lecturer, and art collector. He currently serves as CEO of 1871, Managing Partner of G2T3V, LLC, and the Managing Partner of Chicago High Tech Investment Partners LLC.
August 2016 August 13, 2016 (Saturday)
11:00 AM
Home visits to Lita and Marshall Weinstein’s glass and ceramic collection, and Richard and Ellen Katz’s glass collection.
Brunch is included.Details to be announced
 September 2016 September 9, 2016 (Friday)
5:00 – 7:30 PM

Opening Reception with artist John Kuhn at the Ken Saunders Gallery
230 W. Superior
Chicago, IL  60654
KenSaundersGallery.comSeptember 16-18, 2016 (Friday-Sunday)

ROAD TRIP to Toledo, Ohio
Home visits, Toledo Museum of Art (glass collection), Hot Spot (contemporary glass collections), visit to glass artist studio, and much more

Details to be announced

October 2016 October 8, 2016 (Saturday)
1 PM – 4PM

Pearl Dick’s new glass blowing facility, Chicago Fire House, where she will demonstrate along with Carmen Lozar and Matt Urban.

The Firehouse
1123 W. Roosevelt Rd.
Chicago, IL  60607

View The Firehouse on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FirehouseArtStudio/

 

Other Events of Interest

Note: These are not scheduled MCGAG Events, but may be of interest to our members.


SOFA Chicago
November 3-6, 2016
Navy Pier, Chicago
http://www.sofaexpo.com/

Chicago’s annual show of Sculpture, Objects, and Functional Art, presented by major galleries from around the world.

Tickets are free if you are a member of AACG.