ApartÃ©09:FullCircle is a series of evenings inspired by European cafÃ©-society, celebratingÂ innovative artwork, jewelry, readings, theatrical performances, and provocative conversations. TheÂ opening vernissages will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 11, 2009 and Friday,Â June 12, 2009 at Th!nkArt Salon.
ApartÃ©09:FullCircle will highlight paintings, sculpture, photography, slates, and works on paper ofÂ established and emerging European and American artists that were recently featured in Art ChicagoÂ 2009 including Richard Bellia (bio), Nicolas Kennett (bio), Michel Haas (bio), Carlo LoCascio (bio), Florent Moutti (bio), LarryÂ Roberts (bio), Roy Schnackenberg, Lucy Slivinski, and Francois Weil (bio). An exclusive trunk show of customÂ made jewelry will be shown by French designer Marion Lamarque.
On Thursday, June 18th, 2009 and Friday, June 19th, 2009 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Th!nkArt willÂ present a two-night exclusive set of author readings and theatrical performances by S.L. Wisenberg andÂ Kathleen Rooney who will read from their critically acclaimed books, Cancer Bitch and Nude Girl: MyÂ Life as an Object, with performances highlighting their works by the Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble.