8x10 Silver Gelatin Contact Print
Heartland Alliance, a nonprofit organization which advances the human rights and responds to the human needs of endangered populations—particularly the poor, the isolated, and the displaced—through the provision of comprehensive and respectful services and the promotion of permanent solutions leading to a more just global society. Heartland Alliance provides housing, health care, economic security, and legal protections services to more than 200,000 people annually whose lives are threatened by poverty or danger.
Select pieces will be featured at Gallery 180 during the month long Preview Exhibition and/or at the live auction during The Art of Human Rights. Jurors this year are:
• Aaron Baker, Curator/Development Director, Playboy’s Art Collection
• Chuck Gniech, Professor of Art, Curator for Gallery 180, Illinois Institute of Art
• Allison Peters Quinn, Director of Exhibitions, Hyde Park Art Center
• Steven Zick, Vice President/Head of Office, Christie’s Fine Art Auctioneers-Chicago
Preview Exhibit & Reception:
Gallery 180 – 180 N. Wabash, Chicago
January 19 - February 11, 2010
Friday, January 22, 2010 ~ 5:30-7:30pm
River East Art Center - 435 East Illinois Street, Chicago
Friday, February 19, 2010 ~ 6:00pm
An evening of food, fun, and fine art! Bring health, hope, and opportunity to the frontlines of an epidemic.
Please visit: www.artofhumanrights.com for further information.