If you love Encaustic there are 2 great shows you will want to see before they close.
Encaustic 2017: Rebirth of an Ancient Medium at the Bridgeport Art Center, 1200 W 35th St., Chicago, IL.
This is a great collection of 15 top artists from the Chicagoland area. Many styles and methods of working with Encaustic are represented. Show closes 9/8/17.
Example of art at the Bridgeport Art Center my triptych on right)
The 6th Annual Encaustic Exhibition at the Morpho Gallery, 5216 N Damen, Chicago, IL is another great all Encaustic Show. This show features 29 artists from all over the country. The show was Jurored by Dan Addington and Kathy Blankley Roman and includes another great collection of different styles and methods of encaustic work. Show ends 9/2/17.
Example of art at the Morpho Gallery (my piece, top right hand corner)