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Face to Face

A thought-provoking exhibit featuring Gene Tanta's early work with faces in tandem with recent silhouetted portraits of noteworthy people in which faces and four-letter words blend together, challenging the viewer to reflect and interpret.

Dates:
September 1st - 28th, 2017
Location: Anne Lloyd Gallery
Times:
Monday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Tuesday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Wednesday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Thursday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm Saturday, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Phone Number:
217-423-3189

Meet the Artist Reception:  Friday, September 1 (during the First Friday Gallery Walk)
Time:  5-7:30 pm
Artist Talk:  6 pm

Enter the "Best Title" contest for the image posted here by Tanta's bio!
Winner takes home the painting!

Join Gene for a special "Members +" Event on Wednesday, September 6 from 6:30-7:30 pm.
Click here for details.

ARTIST BIO

Gene Tanta

Gene Tanta

Gene Tanta grew up in socialist Romania. He dreamt flickeringly of becoming an artist under the rationed TV shows of communist Romania. Born in Timisoara, Tanta relocated to Chicago in 1984. He earned his MFA (Iowa) and PhD (UW-Milwaukee) in English, taught poetry to 3rd graders and graduate students, edited and translated anthologies, and worked hard to master the art of composting. He returned to Romania in 2012-13 on a…

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Saturday Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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