Upcoming Exhibitions


March 27, 2020, 6 to 9 p.m.


148 W Washington St in West Chicago, IL


visual art exhibitions


February 2020, Valentine Show

August House, Chicago, IL 


September 2019, Peace, Love & Understanding

Gallery 1070, Chicago, IL


September 2019, 48th Ward Art Wall

Chicago, IL  

January 2019, Weather the Weather

Highland Park City Hall, Highland Park, IL

September 2018 Beverly Art Walk, 

Americanos Restaurant, Chicago, IL 

September 2018, Voices & Visions

Art Center Highland Park, Highland Park, IL 


May 2018, The Emergent Garden

Gallery 1070, Chicago, IL 

May 2018, Uptown Poetry & Smith Wall Poems

Green Mill Jazz Lounge, Chicago, IL

February 2018, Morpho Gallery

Chicago, IL 


October 2017 Poems & Paint

Green Mill Jazz Lounge, Chicago, IL

October 2017 Poems & Paint

Green Mill Jazz Lounge, Chicago, IL


May 2017 St. Charles ArtsFest

Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL


June 2016, 2017 Elmhurst Arts Summer Show Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL


June 2016 LEXICON

Zhou B Art Center, 2nd Floor Chicago, IL


May 2016 Flora & Fauna

August House Gallery, Chicago, IL


April 2016 Not Your Grandma’s Poetry

Harold Washington Librar,y Chicago, IL


March 2016 Poetry with Vision

Loyola University, Chicago, IL


August 2016 How We Move

Expressions Graphics, Oak Park, IL


May 2015 Art Exhibition and Performance Women and Children First Books, Chicago, IL


October 2014 Shambhala Sun Fundraiser

Online Gallery/Auction


October 2010, 2014 Waterworks 2015, 2016

Ed HInkley Studio, Chicago, IL

December 2013 Dr. Holiday’s Artful Cures

August House Gallery Chicago, IL


January 2013 Shambhala Sun Fundraiser

Online Gallery/Auction


May 2011 Women Made Gallery Words & Pictures Chicago, IL


December 2009 John J. Shedd Aquarium Chicago, IL


July 2001, 2002 L’art de Fontenay Le Comte Fontenay Le Comte, France


Published Art


October 2018, 2019 Women Artists Datebook


Syracuse Cultural Workers


Spring 2018, Subprimal Poetry & Art

How We Move in the Face of the Hollow Man


June 2018, Writer City Review

Not Unlike Sheep


April 2019 Adding Poems to Art: A Demonstration

Chicago Poetry Festival

Harold Washington Library, Chicago, IL



2009 - Present, Ed Hinkley Studio, Chicago, IL 2013


Palette & Chisel Chicago, IL

2000 - 2001, Oak Park Art Center, Oak Park, IL




Chicago Artist Coalition

Elmhurst Art Museum

Woman Made Gallery

Peace,Love & Understanding

Gallery 1070

Chicago, IL 

Fall 2019

© 2018 Emily Thornton Calvo

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