Thursday, September 04, 2008

Maps Contemporary Art Space: Thursday, 4 September 2008

Maps' September exhibition has been curated by St. Louis based artist and skateboarder Ben Goeke. Please join us Thursday, September 4th, 2008 from 7-10 p.m. for the opening.

Skateable is a collaboration between Maps Contemporary Art Space and STL Skateboarders. Come support the scene, see the art, and skate the spots. Ben and his friends have built skate sculptures for you to skate. Come get a map and skate the once in a lifetime spots.

Ben has gathered together works by various artist/skateboarders, that includes paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures, illustrations, videos, and skateable objects. Everyone is encouraged to ride the metrolink to the exhibition with Ben and some of the featured artists.

Thursday, September 4th- Thursday, October 2nd, 2008. Gallery hours for Maps Contemporary Art Space are Saturdays and Sundays from 12-5, or to schedule an appointment call (618) 334-4347 or e-mail us.

Maps is located at 225 N. Illinois St. in Downtown Belleville, Illinois, just a few blocks North of the Belleville Town Square. By Metrolink, From the Belleville Metro stop take the 16
Belleville/St. Clair Square bus line to 225 N. Illinois St. or Walk or skate with Ben the few blocks to Maps. From St. Louis Take I-64 East to Hwy 159 South (exit 12) towards Belleville. Maps is approx. 6 miles on the right side of N. Illinois, just before the Belleville Fountain/Town Square.

Maps Contemporary Art Space
225 N. Illinois St.
Belleville, Il. 62220


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