Sep
19
Wed
Terttu Uibopuu: E.S.E. (East South East) @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Features 25 photographs by Estonian artist Terttu Uibopuu that reveal people and places in Estonia, New York, and Rockford that embody a quiet resilience in the face of daily adversity amidst long-term recovery from political occupation, natural disaster, or recession – and offer a glimpse into a world where perseverance is commonplace.  Closing reception October 26-27, 2018.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

The Rockford Midwestern Biennial @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The 2018 Rockford Midwestern is the 75th presentation of Rockford Art Museum’s juried exhibition, which began in 1913 as an annual showcase of local artists, then expanded eligibility and was known as the Stateline Vicinity Show through 1998. Now a biennial show that surveys new work by contemporary artists across the Midwest, the competition is open to original artwork in any medium created since the last biennial by residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Gallerist Aron Packer serves as this year’s juror. The last biennial featured 85 works by 78 artists selected from more than 600 submissions; painter Jeanne Ludeke received the 2016 Dean Alan Olson Purchase Award. Concurrent exhibits include the third annual Art in Bloom, a three-day event showcasing interpretive installations of floral and other organic material by local designers, inspired by select artwork juried into the feature exhibition.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sep
20
Thu
Terttu Uibopuu: E.S.E. (East South East) @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Features 25 photographs by Estonian artist Terttu Uibopuu that reveal people and places in Estonia, New York, and Rockford that embody a quiet resilience in the face of daily adversity amidst long-term recovery from political occupation, natural disaster, or recession – and offer a glimpse into a world where perseverance is commonplace.  Closing reception October 26-27, 2018.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

The Rockford Midwestern Biennial @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

The 2018 Rockford Midwestern is the 75th presentation of Rockford Art Museum’s juried exhibition, which began in 1913 as an annual showcase of local artists, then expanded eligibility and was known as the Stateline Vicinity Show through 1998. Now a biennial show that surveys new work by contemporary artists across the Midwest, the competition is open to original artwork in any medium created since the last biennial by residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Gallerist Aron Packer serves as this year’s juror. The last biennial featured 85 works by 78 artists selected from more than 600 submissions; painter Jeanne Ludeke received the 2016 Dean Alan Olson Purchase Award. Concurrent exhibits include the third annual Art in Bloom, a three-day event showcasing interpretive installations of floral and other organic material by local designers, inspired by select artwork juried into the feature exhibition.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sep
21
Fri
Terttu Uibopuu: E.S.E. (East South East) @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Features 25 photographs by Estonian artist Terttu Uibopuu that reveal people and places in Estonia, New York, and Rockford that embody a quiet resilience in the face of daily adversity amidst long-term recovery from political occupation, natural disaster, or recession – and offer a glimpse into a world where perseverance is commonplace.  Closing reception October 26-27, 2018.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

The Rockford Midwestern Biennial @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The 2018 Rockford Midwestern is the 75th presentation of Rockford Art Museum’s juried exhibition, which began in 1913 as an annual showcase of local artists, then expanded eligibility and was known as the Stateline Vicinity Show through 1998. Now a biennial show that surveys new work by contemporary artists across the Midwest, the competition is open to original artwork in any medium created since the last biennial by residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Gallerist Aron Packer serves as this year’s juror. The last biennial featured 85 works by 78 artists selected from more than 600 submissions; painter Jeanne Ludeke received the 2016 Dean Alan Olson Purchase Award. Concurrent exhibits include the third annual Art in Bloom, a three-day event showcasing interpretive installations of floral and other organic material by local designers, inspired by select artwork juried into the feature exhibition.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sep
22
Sat
Terttu Uibopuu: E.S.E. (East South East) @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Features 25 photographs by Estonian artist Terttu Uibopuu that reveal people and places in Estonia, New York, and Rockford that embody a quiet resilience in the face of daily adversity amidst long-term recovery from political occupation, natural disaster, or recession – and offer a glimpse into a world where perseverance is commonplace.  Closing reception October 26-27, 2018.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

The Rockford Midwestern Biennial @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The 2018 Rockford Midwestern is the 75th presentation of Rockford Art Museum’s juried exhibition, which began in 1913 as an annual showcase of local artists, then expanded eligibility and was known as the Stateline Vicinity Show through 1998. Now a biennial show that surveys new work by contemporary artists across the Midwest, the competition is open to original artwork in any medium created since the last biennial by residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Gallerist Aron Packer serves as this year’s juror. The last biennial featured 85 works by 78 artists selected from more than 600 submissions; painter Jeanne Ludeke received the 2016 Dean Alan Olson Purchase Award. Concurrent exhibits include the third annual Art in Bloom, a three-day event showcasing interpretive installations of floral and other organic material by local designers, inspired by select artwork juried into the feature exhibition.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sep
23
Sun
Terttu Uibopuu: E.S.E. (East South East) @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Features 25 photographs by Estonian artist Terttu Uibopuu that reveal people and places in Estonia, New York, and Rockford that embody a quiet resilience in the face of daily adversity amidst long-term recovery from political occupation, natural disaster, or recession – and offer a glimpse into a world where perseverance is commonplace.  Closing reception October 26-27, 2018.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

The Rockford Midwestern Biennial @ Rockford Art Museum
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The 2018 Rockford Midwestern is the 75th presentation of Rockford Art Museum’s juried exhibition, which began in 1913 as an annual showcase of local artists, then expanded eligibility and was known as the Stateline Vicinity Show through 1998. Now a biennial show that surveys new work by contemporary artists across the Midwest, the competition is open to original artwork in any medium created since the last biennial by residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Gallerist Aron Packer serves as this year’s juror. The last biennial featured 85 works by 78 artists selected from more than 600 submissions; painter Jeanne Ludeke received the 2016 Dean Alan Olson Purchase Award. Concurrent exhibits include the third annual Art in Bloom, a three-day event showcasing interpretive installations of floral and other organic material by local designers, inspired by select artwork juried into the feature exhibition.

Open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.