["Michigan and Wacker" is part of the show.]
A graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago before beginning a lengthy advertising career, he frequently does painting demonstrations, conducts workshops and critiques for local art associations and schools. He regularly attends painting workshops in the U.S. and Europe with his wife, an accomplished landscape painter. He is a signature member of the Illinois Watercolor Society.
Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; it's closed Sundays and holidays.
If you go
WHAT: “Painting The Town” exhibit of Chicago scenes by Gordon France
WHERE: La Grange Art League Gallery, 122 Calendar Ave.
WHEN: Reception from 2 to 5 p.m. Oct. 13; show runs to Oct. 26
COST: Free admission
INFO: 708-352-3101, www.lagrangeartleague.org