The River North Design District (RNDD) Fall Gallery Walk is back! Now it’s 6th year, the event will return on Friday, September 10th, 2021. The RNDD Fall Gallery Walk, presented by Daniel Kinkade Fine Art, is free and open to the public with the exception of two special events (more information here).
The walk is comprised of 20 locations with special events throughout River North, featuring 25 artists and 18 designer vignettes. Join us on opening night, September 10th from 5-9pm as you stroll through River North visiting each location for a special events and surprises. View the full map of participating locations and suggested routes here.
Each location will come alive with art from some of the brightest artists on the scene, paired with vignettes from Chicago’s top designers. The result? Insta-worthy feasts for the eye to inspire anyone who wants inspiration to make their home a beautiful haven.
We have some really amazing collaborations in the works for this year and wanted to share a sneak peek with you.
Redux Interior Design featuring Maureen Claffy at Daltile
316 Hubbard St.
Redux Interior Design and Jennifer McGinnis in collaboration with Maureen Claffy Art let optimism prevail with the unparalleled variety of color and style in Daltile Design Studio. Together we explore the beauty and optimism found in nature. We invite you to feel at home, embracing the beauty of imperfection and bringing the natural world inside your home. Sip, converse, and enjoy an interactive art experience and live painting.
Sarah Montgomery Design featuring Shar Coulson of gallery 1871 at Artists Frame Service
433 N. Wells Street
Join Sarah Montgomery Design, gallery 1871 and Artists Frame Service for an evening that embraces coming together again. An eclectic, elegant garden-esque dinner party setting lends itself to unexpected food and wine pairings and the celebration of the natural world through the organic abstraction of artist Shar Coulson.
Lukas Machnik Interiors featuring Lonney White at Ligne Roset
440 N. Wells St.
Renowned interior designer Lucas Machnik considers every element as part of the experience of the whole. Join us as he blends Ligne Roset’s non-conforming and impeccably produced furnishings with local artist Lonney White’s poetic investigations into the properties of natural materials. This contemporary story of art and design will be rooted in a curatorial sensibility and an atypical ideology of interior design.
Alissa Johnson Interiors featuring Lucy Slivinski and Tim Klein at Oscar Isberian
120 W. Kinzie St.
We invite you to a multidimensional artistic experience inspired by a look back to the past year, juxtaposed with a hopeful vision of the future. Award-winning Alissa Johnson Interiors will draw you in through the use of Oscar Isberian’s colorful vintage rugs that create a warm and inviting space, enabling the human connection we’ve all missed. Through photographer Tim Klein’s dramatic photographic series featured in a mixed-media-on-metal work of art, we’ll take an emotive look back at 2020 and the rich stories he captured. Critically acclaimed sculptor and lighting designer Lucy Slivinski highlights a bright and beautiful vision of the future through her lighting centerpiece made of organic and recycled materials.
Stay tuned for our next Gallery Walk preview!