Ann Weber

Happiest Days of Our Lives
July 11 — August 31, 2019
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 11, 5:30-7:30 PM

Dolby Chadwick Gallery is pleased to announce an exhibition of new work by Ann Weber. In this show, she focuses on large-scale, multiple-component works in her signature medium of found cardboard.… read more

Éric Antoine

Useful Lies
September 5 — 28, 2019
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 5, 5:30-7:30 PM

Dolby Chadwick Gallery is pleased to announce Useful Lies, an exhibition of recent work by the French artist Éric Antoine. Antoine works in series, repeatedly photographing the same subjects while experimenting with light, reflection, and composition. As part of his near-obsessive approach, he typically first creates drawings that allow him to closely consider different nuances and possibilities before making the actual photograph. These quiet and at times somber—but always sublime—images are reservoirs of feeling and symbolism that are usually set in and around his home, located in the forest of northeastern France. He is uninterested, he explains, in finding and documenting the exotic, the strange, or the new. His art is instead an intimate and highly personal project, one that is impossible to separate from his life.… read more

Sherie' Franssen

Undertow
October 3 — November 2, 2019
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 3, 5:30-7:30 PM

Some writers on painting and sculpture can trace their fascination with the subject to an encounter with a specific artwork. My epiphany came when I first saw Willem de Kooning's "Excavation" (1950) at the Museum of Modern Art in New York (loaned by the Art Institute of Chicago) in the late 1960s.… read more