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Midwestern Metal

May 3 through July 6

Opening reception with artists: Friday, May 3, 5-8 pm




May 3 through July 6

Midwestern Metal

Opening reception with artists: Friday, May 3, 5-8 pm

Please join us at Vale Craft Gallery on Friday, May 3 from 5 to 8 pm for the opening reception of a group exhibition Midwestern Metal.  This invitational show highlights metal objects, sculpture, and jewelry by mostly Chicago area artists that combine innovative designs with exceptional technique.  Featured artists include Darlys Ewoldt, Lynn Floriano, David Huang, Nancy Sickbert-Wheeler, Meghann Sottile, and Mary Watson.  This exhibition coincides with the 50th anniversary SNAG (Society of North American Goldsmiths) metals conference taking place in Chicago in May.


See: 2019 SNAG Chicago for more information




Peter's recent interview in

Chicago Gallery News.


For additional information or images, please contact:
Vale Craft Gallery at 312-337-3525 or

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Vale Craft Gallery

230 West Superior Street - Chicago, IL. 60654

Phone: 312.337.3525 - Fax: 312.337.3530


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Tuesday - Friday: 10:30am to 5:30pm

Saturday: 11:00am to 5:00 pm

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About Vale Craft Gallery:
Located in the heart of Chicago's vibrant River North gallery district, Vale Craft Gallery exhibits and sells contemporary American fine craft
and sculpture including works in clay, fiber, metal, glass, wood and mixed media. Since 1992, gallery owner Peter Vale has shown an
eclectic and affordable collection of decorative, functional, and sculptural artwork by both local and national artists. Vale Craft Gallery
features colorful textiles, beautiful glass objects, handcrafted furniture, innovative ceramics, whimsical sculpture, and unique jewelry.