Welcome to Fine Arts Building Studios
The Fine Arts Building
(FAB) Studios organization was
established in 2007.
Our Members include: visual artists, musicians, jewelers, vocalists, and theater groups. Join us
on the second Friday of every month for Second Fridays Open Studios. Come browse ten floors of art, theater, dance, music, and galleries in the historic Fine Arts Building located at 410 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605
SECOND FRIDAYS OPEN STUDIOS:
NEXT 2nd Fridays Open Studios is Friday April 11, 2014 from 5 - 9 PM.
Open studio list:updated April 8th
210 Selected Works Used Books & Sheet Music
Fine used books, music scores, and
Hodge the famous cat
469 Jean Mazzochi
526 Nathan's Piano Lab
Drop by between 6 & 8PM and
learn to play a song in about 10 minutes using the Simply Music piano method!
534 Lou Ann Burkhardt
Paintings & Drawings
5pm to 8pm
Oil Paintings & Drawings
pm – 8 pm
630 Carrie Eizik, ATR-BC, LCPC
Art and Art Therapy
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
701 Karen Tichy
Encaustic, Mixed Media
701 Claris Cahan
Textiles with a story
701 Debra LePage
Watercolor on paper and
828 Jennifer Cronin
Oil paintings and drawings
828 Fred Wackerle
"Clouds and Sports"
1035 Frani Luehrs
Splendorous Jewelry and Paintings
FAB Studios is
now a member of the Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) and took part in CLA's first Open Streets on State Street.
It was a huge success. Over 10,000 visitors joined FAB Studio members to fill State Street with art and music.
SECOND FLOOR GALLERY:
APRIL EXHIBITION OPENS
One artist, two bodies of work. One solo show you shouldn't miss.
Second Floor Gallery space open during regular
FAB business hours
7AM to 10PM Monday thru Friday
7:30 AM to 9:30PM Saturday
10AM to 4PM Sunday
December 2013 - February 2014
A Gift of Art featuring the work of FAB Artists
2013 Second Floor Gallery:
Past and present
work of 5 encaustic artists
August 2013 Second Floor Gallery
Hands: Works of Matthew Silva
July 2013 Second Floor Gallery
A collection of posters artistically capturing the pubs and local hangouts that
make up the heart and soul of your town.
June 2013 Second Floor Gallery THIRD COAST DIASPORA
Chicago as a point of arrival
Artworks by Samuel Gillis, Terry Dixon, Kevin Swallow and Chris Davis!
Presented by Chicago Art Leasing and curated
by Joshua Ginsberg
May 2013 Second Floor Gallery
A MEDLEY OF DRAWINGS by
An eclectic exhibition of drawings exploring a wide range of interests and enthusiasms.
April 2013 Second Floor Gallery
ETERNAL: A solo exhibition of original oils on canvas by Jill McLean www.jillmclean.com
February - March 2013 Second Floor Gallery and Studio 701:
FUSEDChicago encaustic artists --works in wax of 16 FUSEDChicago members
2012/January 2013 Second Floor Gallery:
Annual FAB Studios Member Show
November 2012 Second Floor Gallery:
"One Day in Amauta"
Daily life in a Lima shantytown
Photographs by Patrice Olsen
2012 Second Floor Gallery:
September Second Floor Gallery:
Paintings by J. M. Jung
by J. A. Jung
May Second Floor Gallery Exhibition:
Works by Jill McLean
Exhibition open till June 7th
April Second Floor Gallery:
Paradigm Shift: The Art of the Chicago Spring
Second Floor Gallery February 2011
Hello and Goodbye: A year at FAB
Featuring eclectic mixed media and collage
created by artist Alenna
Second Floor Gallery Dec 2011 - Jan 2012
Annual FAB Studios Member Show