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New Artist, Ken Reif

The Leigh Gallery
3306 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL  
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - Saturday, November 1, 2014 (11:00am-6:00pm)

Be sure to stop by The Leigh Gallery to check out our newest artist, Ken Reif. Rich in color and depth, they need to be seen in person!!!


Scuplture by John King

The Leigh Gallery
3306 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL  
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - Wednesday, November 12, 2014 (11:00am-6:00pm)

John King is one of our newest artists and his sculptures are a perfect marriage of form and metal and wood. Stop by The Leigh Gallery to see more!



Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles, Inc.
941 W. Lawrence, Chicago, IL  
Sunday, November 16, 2014 (3:00pm-5:00pm)

Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles presents an evening of female-centric choral and symphonic music hosted by comedienne, jazz musician and actress Lea DeLaria ("Orange is the New Black"). DeLaria, known as...