New Pieces available for sale!
September 6 through November 3
Color and Texture:
Randy O'Brien Ceramics &
Boisali Biswas Fiber/ Mixed Media
Opening reception: Friday,
September 6, 5-9 pm
Please join us at Vale Craft Gallery on Friday,
September 6 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm for the opening
reception of our show Color and
Texture featuring fiber art by Boisali Biswas
and ceramics by Randy O'Brien. Using bold color
and innovative textures, both Randy O'Brien and
Boisali Biswas create distinctive work in their
The exhibition continues through November 3.
Randy O'Brien's ceramic vessels and wall pieces
feature a vivid three-dimensional glaze surface
inspired by the mineral formations, mudflats and
lichens of southern Arizona. It took over 15
years for the artist to develop this unique
The fiber assemblages by Boisali Biswas include
mixed media weavings incorporating strips of
textured wallpaper painted by the artist, as
well as a new installation of hanging pieces.
Originally from India, Boisali combines the rich
colors of her cultural heritage with
contemporary forms, techniques, and materials in
Vale Craft Gallery's September 6 opening is part
of the River North Design District's Fall
Gallery Walk taking place in 32 galleries and
design showrooms throughout the neighborhood.
In addition to the gallery exhibition, Randy
O'Brien's ceramics will be featured in a
vignette by Robin Thomas Design at Lightology.
For additional information or images, please
Vale Craft Gallery at 312-337-3525
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Vale Craft Gallery
230 West Superior Street - Chicago, IL.
Phone: 312.337.3525 - Fax: 312.337.3530
Directions to Gallery
Regular Gallery Hours:
Tuesday - Friday: 10:30am to 5:30pm
Saturday: 11:00am to 5:00 pm
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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
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