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Creative Community: Studio Tour with Veteran Artist Eric Garcia and Field Trip to the National Veterans Art Museum

April 5, 2016 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

**Please note that that this event begins and ends at the Hyde Park Art Center! A bus will pick up and drop off at 5020 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60615** Meet National Veterans Arts Museum (NVAM) featured artist Eric J Garcia at his studio in the Hyde Park Art Center to discuss his social practice inspired art and then travel via chartered bus to the NVAM to see his solo exhibition Operation Mom's Couch as well as works from the NVAM collection. Transportation provided with an artist guided Q and A and museum tour included with the $10 fee. Please bring a bag lunch to enjoy at the museum. This is a great opportunity to meet a local Chicago artist and travel to 2 of the communities directly impacted by his work. Tour will begin at HPAC for lunch and a studio tour, traveling to NVAM at 12 and then returning to HPAC by 2pm. The National Veterans Art Museum is dedicated to the collection, preservation and exhibition of art inspired by combat and created by veterans. More information at www.nvam.org


National Veterans Art Museum
4041 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60641


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