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 Next Kalo Foundation
 
Board Meeting: 
  Tuesday, April 1st
  7:00 pm.  @
  Iannelli Studios
  Heritage Center
  255 NW Hwy,
  Park Ridge, IL

 



     


 

 The Iannelli Studios Heritage Center

 255 N. Northwest Hwy.

 Park Ridge, IL
847-261-4595

Sat: 10:00 - 3:00 ________ Sun: 1:00 - 4:00   Iannelli Studio Hours:  Saturdays: 10:00am - 3:00pm & Sundays 1:00 pm - 4:00pm.
When visiting Iannelli Studios Heritage Center, please be respectful of our neighbors and park in the municipal lot across Northwest Hwy. rather than on the streets to the North of the Center.    Thank You.
(click on car for parking map) 
April
  •  Exhibit of original art by Albert & Dulah Krehbiel - April thru May.  (scroll down for more information.)
  •  Iannelli Studios Look-Alike Birdhouse Contest!  (scroll down for more information.)


Extensive exhibit of original art by Albert and Dulah Krehbiel.

April 1st thru May 30th


Iannelli Studios will be exhibiting the works of Albert and Dulha Evans Krehbiel for the months of April and May.  An Opening Reception will be held  Sunday April 6, 2014  from 2:00- 4:00 pm.  All are welcome


 Albert Krehbiel (1873-1945) was a prolific painter, and was named Illinois State Historical Artist. He was the most decorated American painter ever at the French Academy, and went on to teach at the Art Institute. He won the competition to paint the murals at the Illinois Supreme Court building in 1907, and with the assistance of his wife Dulah, painted these works here in Park Ridge in a barn converted into a studio that they moved behind their house on Touhy near Washington.



Dulah Evans Krehbiel (1875-1951) was also an accomplished painter, as well as graphic designer and photographer. She created illustrations for Harpers Bazaar and many other magazines.  In 1910 she established The Ridge Crafts in Park Ridge, which created illustrated greeting cards.

Some of the original artwork on display will be for available for purchase, as well as posters and books.





For more information on Albert Krehbiel visit:  http://www.krehbielart.com/index.htm#
Direct link to his biography:   http://www.krehbielart.com/Biography/biography.htm 
Dulah Evans Krehbiel biography



Announcing the Iannelli Studios Look-Alike Birdhouse Contest!

Think spring by painting a birdhouse to look like the Iannelli Studios. Throughout April, birdhouses shaped like the iconic Park Ridge arts center on Northwest Highway will be available for you to paint or decorate.

To enter the Iannelli Studios Look-Alike Contest, decorate your birdhouse and submit a digital photo of your birdhouse with its artists by May 4 to info@kalofoundation.org. You keep your birdhouse to enjoy! Winners will be announced on May 10 and posted on the Kalo Foundation website.

Birdhouse forms meant for indoor decorations are available at $10 each and outdoor birdhouses at $20 each.

Pick up your birdhouse at the Iannelli Studios Heritage Center, 255 North Northwest Highway, on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. or call Judy Bacon at 847.975.6776 to arrange for a pickup at another time.

Pick up your birdhouse and let the fun begin.





May
Extensive exhibit of original art by the Albert and Dulah Krehbiel.
April 1st thru May 30th





Donations are needed for both the General Fund as well as the Madonna Project Fund.
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Just look at what we’ve been able to accomplish so far…..




Click on the button for our proud list of accomplishments.


The Kalo Foundation of Park Ridge

255 N. Northwest Hwy.

Park Ridge, IL  60068
Tele:  847-261-4595

 

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