Fullerton Station Public Art Forum Tue., June 9

by crandell | 06/07/2009

Fullerton CTA platform

The process for selecting art for the new Fullerton CTA station continues this week with a public meeting at 6 p.m. on Tue., June 9, at the Lincoln Park Branch Library, 1150 W. Fullerton Avenue. The community is encouraged to attend this meeting to review art proposals and provide feedback to guide the selection.

Following two public meetings in July of last year and January this year, Michael Dinges was commissioned for a mosaic artwork for the Fullerton station. A second, sculptural piece is now being selected for the station.

Artists / Artist-Teams nominated as finalists for the artwork competition for the Fullerton Station (north side/outdoor plaza):

  • Actual Size Artworks (artist team of Gail Simpson / Aristotle Georgiades) (resides Stoughton, WI)
  • Mary Brogger (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Michael Dunbar (resides Springfield, IL)
  • Michele Goldstrom (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Neil Goodman (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Barry Hehemann (resides River Forest, IL)
  • Derick Malkemus (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Adelheid Mers / Mr. Patrick McGee (artist team) (reside Chicago, IL)
  • Amir Nour (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Carolyn Ottmers (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Todd Palmer (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Barry Tinsley (resides Chicago, IL)
  • Shencheng Xu (resides Wilmette, IL)

More Info:
CTA Brown Line Arts in Transit
Chicago Public Art Program: Participating Artists - Fullerton Station (PDF)