Wicker Park Artists Community

About Wicker Park Nights

Wicker Park Nights are four mixed art evenings at the Room Opera in-progress project of Gretchen Travers.

The goal of these evenings is to celebrate, illustrate, and draw people into Wicker Park and surrounding neighborhood’s electricity of hugely varied talents by spotlighting the dynamic cross section of ideas, and to show what an unintentional artistic and idea incubator just being, living in these neighborhoods serves the energy that lives here. In the early part of the evening, each ‘act’ will be featured for an intense 10 or 15 minutes:  architects, poets, painters, sculptors, photographers, designers, actors presenting a 15 minute play, and more...cutting edge and unusual aspects of creativity, like the paper architects,