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Phil Gayter Artist Talk: Unmasked: The Stories Behind the Masks

August 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free
Phil Gayter discusses the stories and inspiration for his mask portraits.

1524 N. Lakeshore Drive.

2-3PM

Description:

A presentation detailing the ideas, the models and the inspirations behind the Maskeraid exhibition.

Bio:

Phil Gayter graduated with a BA in Communications from Manchester Metropolitan University where he specialized in illustration and painting as well as advertising. He came to the US to work with ad giant Leo Burnett where he was responsible for some of the most enduring campaigns in the last 30 years. While pursuing his career he has also been a prolific painter showing in many galleries in Illinois as well as Kansas, D.C., and his homeland, England. He works in a number of styles from classic landscapes to collaborative campaigns with his identical twin exploring the connections between twin artists, to his latest work Maskeraid. This exhibition was featured in the Chicago Sun-Times and he will have 3 pieces hanging in the lobby of the new Sinai Hospital.

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Accessible accommodations include a ramp entrance and elevator. If you need additional accessibility options or wheelchair seating please contact us at info@imss.org.

PARKING AND DIRECTIONS: https://imss.org/plan-your-visit/#nav

COVID Guidelines: Masks are optional but recommended.

Questions? Contact us at info@imss.org

***Please note, the paintings will not be on display.

The International Museum of Surgical Science acknowledges support from the International Arts Council Agency.

Venue

International Museum of Surgical Science
1524 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60610 United States

Organizer

International Museum of Surgical Science
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