Using a fusion of Mexican Catholic iconography and other aesthetic and cultural influences, Javier Chavira connects viewers with the mission of humanitarian visionaries through contemporary portraiture. Chavira is an art professor at Governors State University, University Park, IL.
Sergio Gomez, Vertigo
Sergio Gomez is an art instructor at South Suburban College in South Holland, IL. In his paintings the figure exists as an anonymous representation of the self and is depicted as a shadow, aura, ghost or energy light.
An opening reception will be held on Friday May 21 from 7 - 9 pm. The event is free and open to the public. Please come and meet the artists and enjoy some refreshments. Music will be provided by Jazz Beaucoup. The Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art is located at the College of Lake County Grayslake Campus.