Contemporary art has a way of making its audience reflect on the complex issues that shape our world. If you have a curious mind, visit the Anne Lloyd Gallery in Decatur this September and catch the Contemporary Art Center of Peoria’s (CAC) group exhibit. It will be a feast for the eyes, featuring thought-provoking pieces from various artists. Read on to learn more about the CAC at the Decatur Area Arts Council (DAAC) event.
Hours and Important Information
The First Friday gallery walk will be on Sep. 2, from 5 p.m. to 7.30 p.m., at the Madden Arts Center. William Butler, the executive director of the Contemporary Art Center of Peoria, will present the group exhibition at 6 p.m. However, if you miss the opening night, don’t worry. There are plenty of other opportunities to catch the art pieces.
They’ll be available for viewing until Sep. 28. So, drop by the Anne Lloyd Gallery from Monday to Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. If you’re only free on weekends, then you can visit on a Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Guests can come to the opening night free of charge. There’s also no admission fee for those coming during regular viewing hours.
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Contemporary Art From Peoria
For September, the DAAC features the Central Illinois Artists Organization (CIAO) from the Contemporary Art Center of Peoria. Each artist member will showcase one artwork. Jennifer Holt, the Assistant Professor of Art at Millikin University, will choose five winners, while the DAAC will select one.
There are various mediums to explore in this dynamic group exhibition. These include sculptures, paintings, and ceramics. Many pieces will be up for sale, so it’s your chance to go home with one-of-a-kind artwork.
Whether you’re an art collector, connoisseur, or just someone who appreciates art, you’re welcome to view these featured pieces by the talented contemporary artists of Peoria.
Want to expose yourself to more art and culture? You can visit the Anne Lloyd Gallery whenever you want. There’s a new exhibit to see almost every month. So, there are always fresh styles and genres for you to explore.