VISUAL ART OPENS FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 3
3pm-7pm at Gallery at Side Street Studio Arts
* Must purchase a $3 EFF button for entrance to the gallery. Click here for more information on how to do so.
Visual Artist Lineup for EFF 2021!
Learn more about our artists and view their work by clicking on their photo.
Dream in Color
Kerri Liu moved to Elgin with her husband Joe in 2009 and instantly fell in love with the city and its people. Kerri is a graphic designer/artist who has worked with a wide range of clients from small start-ups to global brands. Her most recent efforts have brought her back home, focusing on the beautiful nuances of Elgin. She has a deep interest in the history of places and how the stories of the past connect and inform us about the present and future. Kerri started The Gin in May of 2019 is a self-directed project focused on the creation of art about and for Elgin. Her work on this project can be found at www.thegin.city or on Instagram @thegincity. Kerri lives on the west side of Elgin with her husband Joe, two kids, Oliver and Violet and chocolate lab named Lucy.