Monday, May 21, 2012

Upcoming Show!

June Group Show

Opening Friday June 8, 7-10pm

Gallery Artists Michelle Peterson-Albandoz, Michael McGuire, Tricia Rumbolz and Mieke Zuiderweg present new works. The exhibition features reclaimed wood constructions, works on paper and ceramic sculpture.

Untitled by Michelle Peterson-albandoz
Reclaimed wood construction.

Untitled by Michael McGuire
India ink on paper. Collage.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Good Art! Good Karma!

Come for Good art and Good Karma!

Kass Copeland donated her piece "McDonald Birch" along with work from 29 other artists for the silent art auction to benefit building wells in West Africa.

Join us this Saturday, May 19th from 6-10pm!

$35 at the door will help the Engineers without Borders Chicagoland Chapter build wells in Napenkara, in the Western section of Burkina Faso!

Monday, May 14, 2012

Silent Art Auction at Las Manos Gallery!


Please join Las Manos Gallery and the Chicagoland chapter of Engineers with out Borders this Saturday, May 19th, to raise money for well-building in Burkina Faso, West Africa!

There will be a silent art auction featuring some of your favorite Las Manos Gallery Artists! Don't miss the event- you might be able to pick up a piece for an incredible price!

Music, food and cash bar for a $35 donation at the door. 6-10pm.

Please join us for this wonderful cause...

Artists that donated work:

Michelle Peterson-Albandoz

Aviva Alter

Alan Lerner

Tricia Rumbolz

Paul Clark

M. Biddle

Krista Charles

Chris Hefner

Olivia Petrides

Mark Hully

Ed Young

Eric Gushee

Jason Hawk

Saturday, May 12, 2012

You Only Live Once! Opening at Las Manos Gallery

Y.O.L.O. (You Only Live Once!) Show features artists under the age of 25. The show runs through June 3rd, 2012.

Jake Castro's installation graces the windows of Las Manos Gallery.

Theresa Ketterer stands with one of the three pieces at the gallery. Her rich B&W drawings are attained by layers of ink on paper.

Artist Audra Jacot stands with her piece "White" at the gallery during the opening on Saturday.

Robert Seckler with his "Seated Figure".

Nate Torrence stands along side his "Foil" Series.

Emily Eddy with her "House" Series.

Daniel Baeza and his paintings.


Annalee Soskin sits with a few of the light sculptures she created at the gallery. 

Photographer Lara Dosett.  

Grace Levine with her work "Attractive people doing beautiful things."

Caroline Carlsmith with her piece "Kimbo Slice".

Geanna Hernandez with "Sprawl".

Clara Hoag's mother and brother stopped by the opening as her representative!

Ceramic pieces by Clara Hoag checked out by gallery-goers.

Clare Rosean's painting "Red Rum" gets some attention.


"Iron House" Work by Artist Ni Hao.

Work by Emily Eddy.

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Gallery Install!

Artist Audra Jacot organizes her ceramic sculpture in preparation for installment.

Jacot's piece is title "White".

Artist Jake Castro stands with his installation outside Las Manos Gallery.

You Only Live Once Show at Las Manos! Opening May 12th