7/31/2007  
  37th Annual Pilsen East Artist's Open House  
  Sept 28-Sept 30, 2007
Located in the galleries and studios near 18th street on S. Halsted
 
  Going on its 37th year, this collective open studios event will be taking place the last weekend in September.



The Opening Night Gala is Friday September 28th, from 6 to 10 p.m. which takes place at 2003 S. Halsted Street, the Chicago Arts District Curated Show, CS:37.



Visitors are invited to kick-off an exciting evening at CS:37 which features both established and emerging artists in a show curated by Julie Anna Welcher. Whole Foods at Roosevelt and Canal is generously providing refreshments for CS:37!



Pick up a map there and/or at the information booth at 1821 S. Halsted and head out to explore artist's studios, residences, gardens and more than 25 galleries of the Chicago Arts District!



CS:37 and The 37th Annual Artistss Open House continues Saturday, September 29th and Sunday, September 30th from 12 to 7 p.m.





The 37th Annual Artistss Open House is an expose of over seventy Chicago fine artists exhibiting artwork from forty locations, all within close walking distance.


Visitors can view a wide range of mediums including painting, photography, sculpture, prints, etc. and meet artists in their studio. Many of the artist spaces are clustered around lush, off-street gardens some of which have been deemed 1st Place citywide by the Mayorrs Landscape Awards Program.



For many patrons, the Artistss Open House has become an annual tradition to see and buy fine art directly from the creators as well as experience the urban oasis that hundreds of Chicago artists have called home.



The 37th Annual Artistss Open House kicks off Chicago Artistss Month, a citywide celebration of the arts produced by The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs during the month of October.


I-GO Car Sharing would shuttle visitors to the PilsenEast Artist’s Open House from several locations throughout Chicago to 18th & Halsted.



Shuttle service will be provided during the PilsenEast Artist’s Open House Friday September 28th and Saturday September 29th only.



Shuttle service for Friday September 28th is a follows:

Shuttle service will begin at 5pm and will run every hour thereafter to the PilsenEast Artist’s Open House until 9pm.



Shuttle service from PilsenEast Artist’s Open House will run every 45 minutes after the hour.
(5:45, 6:45, 7:45, 8:45)



Pickup locations and times Friday September 28th:



I-GO Office 2125 W. North Ave.

Every hour (5:30, 6:30, 7:30, 8:30)



University of Illinois-Chicago (Medical District City Apartments

Every15 minutes after the hour (5:45, 6:45, 7:45, 8:45)



Drop-off locations and times Friday September 29th:



Chicago Community Bank-1800 S. Halsted

Every 30 minutes after the hour (6:00, 7:00, 8:00, 9:00)



University of Illinois-Chicago(Medical District City Apartments

Every 45 minutes after the hour (6:15, 7:15, 8:15, 9:15)



I-GO Office 2125 W. North Ave.

Ever Hour (6:30, 7:30, 8:30, 9:30)




Shuttle service for Saturday September 29th is a follows:


Shuttle service will begin at 11:30 (I-GO office) and will run every hour thereafter to PilsenEast Artist’s Open House (18th & S Halsted) until 5:30pm.



Shuttle service from PilsenEast Artist’s Open House (18th & S Halsted) will run on the hour. (12(noon), 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00, 5:00)



Pickup locations and times Saturday September 29th:



I-GO Office 2125 W. North Ave.

Every hour (11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30)



University of Illinois-Chicago (Medical District City Apartments

Every15 minutes after the hour (11:45, 12:45, 1:45, 2:45, 3:45, 4:45)



Drop-off locations and times Saturday September 29th:



Chicago Community Bank-1800 S. Halsted

Every 30 minutes after the hour (12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4

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