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  • Genesis Art Supply 2525 Elsto N Elston Ave Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)

A Windy City Riot Art Ramp Showcase

 A two day social experiment combining skaters and artists. Skaters will build the ramps out of found objects. Artists will cover the ramps (canvas) with any medium they please. Fine art painting, illustration, graffiti, design, projection mapping (video/animation), photography. Some ramps can be for the skating, Some ramps will be for sale, or both. Personal work from select participating artists, to hang up in proximity to the ramps that the artists worked on. 

Event Breakdown

Night 1: July 31st  

  • Gallery reception (7:00 - 9:00 )
  • Skate demonstration (9:00 - 9:15)
  • music performances (9:15 - 12:00)

Night 2: August 1st

  • artwork will still be on display. 
  • award ceremony ( skaters / artists ) (9:00 - 9:45)
  • music performance (10:15 - 11:00)
  • DJ (11:15 – 2:00)

Participating Artists:
Anthony Esquivel
Susan Clausen
Brain Killer
Nicolas Sage Fonte
Mauricio Ramirez
Zachary M MacTavish
Sergio Farfan
Corey Jenkins
Justin Ferranti
William Test

Earlier Event: June 30
Splendor: A RAW Artist Event
Later Event: August 20
TOMS: Style Your Sole