Behind the CaFE Curtain: Submit Images Early to Improve Your CaFE Application
Networking, Forging Communities, Connections, Opportunities

The Billboard Art Project in Chicago OUTSIDE White Walls

Consuming Identity by Harriete Estel Berman is a chair about creating an identity in our consumer society.
Consuming Identity used as an image for The BillBoard Art Project


Beginning Monday, September 26, 2011 at 12 a.m. The BillBoard Art Project "opens" in Chicago for a show that will run for four weeks with a selection of artists appearing each week.

 Consuming Identity Chair by Harriete Estel Berman
Consuming Identity © 2001
Recycled tin cans
Artist: Harriete Estel Berman
Photo Credit: Philip Cohen

As an alternative to the white walls of the gallery or museum, the show is on a digital billboard. Yes a billboard. Isn't that the most extraordinary thing ever!

Instead of trying to get people to visit the traditional art world venues, these digital billboards bring art and craft to a new and larger audience.

 

 


Insidecoverltgreena.
Billboard image from my CD catalog shown here as animation.

On Saturday and Sunday
ALL participants' work will be shown in a weekend rotation.

Monday through Friday each week will feature new artists. My work will be one of the featured artists starting Monday, October 3 through Friday, October 7.

RECYCLED Fushia Bracelet by Harriete Estel Berman
RECYCLED Fushia Bracelet © 2011 used for The Billboard Art Project
Post Consumer recycled plastic
Artist: Harriete Estel Berman
Photo Credit: Alyssa Endo

 

ChicagomaplocationThe location of The Billboard Art Project takes place at East bound Interstate 90 just after the highway crosses over Oakton Street, Chicago, Illinois.

Do you live in Chicago? Send me a picture! 

IF you want to participate in The Billboard Art Project there are still upcoming shows in other cities. Check it out.

Harriete

Comments