5th Annual Prime 8 Art League Charity Art Event

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Join us Friday, June 10th at Moonlight Studios for Chicago’s premier
charity pop-up art exhibition & entertainment event. A celebration of
local and international artists, with live entertainment and art
demonstrations, activities, and a premium prize raffle, proceeds from
this special event benefit Marwen. RSVP
for the free event
now.

Showcasing the talented winners of the Prime 8 Art League’s annual call
for artists, and bringing together people and organizations from across
Chicago’s arts community and beyond, the event serves as a fundraiser
for Marwen’s visual art instruction programs serving underserved youth
in the Chicago-area. In addition to the cutting-edge artwork, curated
from submissions from around the world, the pop-up art event will
include a full evening of entertainment and surprises, including live
work from sign painting legend Ches Perry. Now in its 5th year, The Prime
8 Art League
Charity Event is a centerpiece of the Chicago arts
calendar.

To the beats of Chicago’s own DJ RTST, local artists will create live
art on-site, while practicing artists and arts & crafts vendors will
display their works. A highlight of the evening is the high-end prize
raffle, featuring dozens of prizes, including:

  • Two 2015-16 Chicago Blackhawk tickets, locker room player meet &
    greet, and signed jersey
  • 4 Chicago Cubs tickets
  • $500 Dick Blick Art Gift Certificate
  • 2 pairs of Bucketfeet
  • Original artwork from Jay Ryan and Matthew Hoffman…and much more

See the Eventbrite page for the full prize list.

The event takes place from 7:30 – 10:30pm on Friday, June 10th at
one-of-a kind event space Moonlight Studios (1446 W. Kinzie Street).
Tickets are limited, and Free, so RSVP today. 100% of proceeds raised
benefit local non-profit Marwen. The event is sponsored by Gorilla
Group
and Dick
Blick Art Materials
.

About the Prime 8 Art League: The Prime 8 Art League exists to support
emerging and practicing artists and to raise funds to provide financial
and material assistance to youth art education programs in the Chicago
area. The League is made possible through the generous support of
Gorilla Group.

Contacts

Prime 8 Art League
Andrew Vitale
andrew@prime8artleague.com
312-361-1444