The 18 Artists will host an exhibit titled, “Summer Dreams” throughout the month of August at the Chesterton Art Center, starting with an Opening Reception on Sunday, August 6 from 2-4. The 18 Artists is a group comprised of artists in all mediums. Each artist will bring approximately (8) pieces to showcase during the exhibit. The organization has a long-standing history in the Chesterton community starting in 1994 when they had a brick and mortar store in the Indian Oak Shopping Plaza. It remained open for 10 years. In 2001, they started a website that continues today.
18 Artists exhibits 3-6 times per year in a variety of locations spread throughout Indiana, Illinois and Michigan. Each member of the group has been juried in based on their artistic merit, while new members are juried in each month. Interested artists are welcome to submit (3) pieces for review through the Chesterton Art Center. The group meets once a month on the 2nd Sunday of the month at 3:00 at the Chesterton Art Center. For more information about 18 Artists, please see the website at http://www.18artists.com.