Leon's Thoughts on Art

GACI Gallery Opening Reception, Friday 10/2, 5-8:30

Autumn Fields and Purple LakeYou’re invited!  When:  Opening reception is this Friday, Oct 2, 5 to 8:30. Come and see our art!   This reception is free and open to the public. My abstract paintings are on display.   What:   This is the inaugural reception…(continue reading)

Triad Exhibit at CornerStone Gallery, Reception 8/21/2015, 6:30-9 PM

  YOU ARE INVITED: Opening Reception for the Triad exhibitWHEN:  Opening Reception is this Friday evening, August 21, 6:30-9 PM at CornerStone Art Gallery.  The reception is free and open to the public. The exhibit continues until September 23rd.I will be displaying my photo, Crisscrossing...(continue reading)

Insider Art Exhibit At Union Street Gallery June 17 - July 18, 2015

  Crisscrossing Surf, Hawaii  On an overcast day in Oahu, I became fascinated with the patterns made by the surf as it rolled in to Kailua Beach.  With the hill in the background this scene suggests to me the elemental beauty of nature … on display at Insider Art.Opening Reception...(continue reading)

ColorPlay: Solo Exhibit At The Bernard Gallery, May - June 2015

  Opening Reception for ColorPlayI’m very pleased to invite you to my solo exhibit, ColorPlay, at the Bernard Gallery at Calumet College of Saint Joseph in Whiting, Indiana.When:  The reception is this coming Wednesday, June 3rd, from 4:30 to 6:30. The reception and refreshments are free...(continue reading)

OUTLOOKS AND INSIGHTS: Works by Union Street Studio and Guild Artists, Reception 5/1/2015

Waiting Opening Reception You’re invited to our opening reception!When:  Opening Reception is this Friday, May 1, 7 -9 PM at the gallery of the Tall Grass Arts Association.  I will be displaying my two of my figurative paintings, Waiting and Morning Breeze. This reception is free and...(continue reading)

Leon Sarantos Receives Award for Winter Woods Landscape

Winter Woods Honorable Mention I am especially pleased to receive an Honorable Mention award for my painting, Winter Woods, at the regional, juried exhibit:  Indigenous Landscapes: Imprints of the South Shore.  The Winter Woods painting was among six artworks to receive an award,...(continue reading)

Indigenous Landscapes Exhibit: Reception at Indiana Welcome Center: Wednesday, 2/11, 5-7 PM

 Winter WoodsOpening Reception for the Indigenous Landscapes Exhibit You’re invited !   Join us this Wednesday evening.  Come celebrate the Indigenous Landscapes exhibit at the Indiana Welcome Center.When:  The opening reception is this Wednesday, February 11, from 5 to...(continue reading)

Open House At The Handsome Squid Cafe, This Sunday 1/25 Noon To 10 PM

Gargoyle At Cobb Gate, UChicago Open House at The Handsome Squid CafeYou’re invited: Art, music, literary readings, food and coffee at the Handsome Squid Cafe in Chicago.  All proceeds go to Jakmel Ekspresyon Community Art Center to support a space of non-discrimination and diversity...(continue reading)

TONIGHT. You are invited. - At Studio Oh, 6-10 PM in Chicago

  TONIGHT - At Studio Oh in Chicago, 6-10 PM, the first '2nd Friday Artwalk' of the new year!!!   "Who's Afraid Of Red? You still have a chance to see the collaborative effort of 25 artist tackling the color red. I'm pleased that two of my artworks, “Preacher Man,”...(continue reading)

Naughty or Nice? My Nude Art At Third Fridays at The Zhou B Art Center

Female Nudes I’m pleased to be an invited guest artist in the third floor studio of Diana Leviton-Gondek at The Zhou B Art Center.   Join us this Friday!  You’re invited to my exhibit: “Naughty or Nice?  Nude Art.”   Come see the latest exhibits...(continue reading)