Hennessy Black Presents Project Art Chicago, May 22nd

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Mashing up multi-media installations with music, Hennessy Black presents the first installment of Project Art Chicago on Friday, May 22nd at Climax Lounge.  Featuring Lupe Fiasco’s recording artist Hey Champ on 1st and 15th Music, the event will help build awareness for the alternative art scene through Paintings, Graffiti, Photography and other mediums, while all being intertwined with Live Music, Live DJ,  Dance and Breakin.

Project Art Chicago
Friday, May 22nd, 2009
9PM – 2AM

Climax Lounge
326 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60654

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The second and third in the series will follow in June and July, featuring Miz Metro, Hollywood Holt, Brittany Bosco, Million $ Mano, Shala and more.

Art curated by Tristan Hummel.

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Friends We Love: 120 Seconds with Street Artist Ellis G.

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Brooklyn based shadow artist Ellis Gallagher aka © Ellis G. airs his thoughts on common sense, respect, the NYC Police Department and clarifies the differences between “street art” and “graffiti.”

Check out Ellis G. at: myspace.com/ellis_gee