Blog Posts in June, 2015

MEET THE ARTIST: DAY 6 - DANA TODD POPE

-Artist Bio Former Ford model and fine artist Dana Todd Pope started on her purposed path as she made her first sale to Grammy Award winning recording artist Anthony Hamilton. Since then, her work has ...
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MEET THE ARTIST: DAY 5 - SOLOMON ADUFAH

Mission: Solomon Adufah’s mission is to empower, promote and celebrate the African Culture through his portrait paintings. Solomon Adufah was born in Ghana (West Africa) and currently lives in ...
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MEET THE ARTIST: DAY 4 - MARTHA A. WADE

Martha A. Wade is a self-taught artist from Chicago currently painting and working from her gallery in the Oak Park Arts District. As the daughter of an artist father, she has always carried a deep ...
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MEET THE ARTIST: DAY 3 - Obi Soulstar

Born in Chicago, but raised in West Africa -- Nigeria to be exact -- Obisoulstar is the epitome of a Renaissance Man. His music is like food for the starving senses and water for a withered heart; it ...
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MEET THE ARTIST: DAY 2 - James Nelson

Born with the gift to depict real life images onto a piece of paper, James Nelson discovered art at a very young age. His first portrait was a drawing of his mother. He drew every detail, from the ...
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MEET THE ARTIST: DAY 1 - ANGELICA LONDON

Angelica London is a mixed media artist who pulls inspiration from her surroundings. With a degree in Art & Design from Columbia College - Chicago, she has elevated from the knowledge she gained ...
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The Native Series: Juneteenth Celebration and event.

The Frame Shop Chicago is happy to be hosting The Native Series! This event is on June 19, 2015 at 6:30 pm and will be held at the Creative Space. This is the first of a quarterly event, highlighting ...
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