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Escalator Instruments / Swing Set Drum Kit on July 10 at Packer Schopf Gallery

Dave Ford / Escalator Instruments / Swing Set Drum Kit This series of work will have a showing for one night for Packer Schopf’s final closing and one night event, Friday , July 10 from 6 – 9 PM Propelled … Continue reading

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Swing Set Drum Kit at Square Roots Festival

We’re thrilled to announce the Swing Set Drum Kit will be at Square Roots Festival in Lincoln Park, July 12 & 13 Continue reading

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Swing Set Drum Kit at Guerrilla Truck Show on 6/10

Swing Set Drum Kit by Dave Ford is an interactive sonic sculpture encouraging people to build rhythmic sounds through their swinging. Three swings activate large colorful wheels that trigger multiple drumsticks, striking percussive instruments. From the snare drum to sleigh bells, the … Continue reading

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Swing Set Drum Kit Plays 9 Shows in Chicago

  In collaboration with Packer Schopf Gallery, Fountain Art Fair Chicago and Chicago Artists Month, Dave Ford’s Swing Set Drum Kit will tour the city of Chicago this fall; four neighborhoods, four venues, nine shows, Sept. 20 – Oct. 26. … Continue reading

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Swing Set Drum Kit to Show in Chicago this Fall

As if the City of Chicago doesn’t already have tons of exciting art projects to look forward this fall, Swing Set Drum Kit will be on display at neighborhoods throughout the city. As we finalize locations and details, we’ll post … Continue reading

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This Friday: Dave Ford / Hauling Graphite: Five Road Recordings / graphite on paper

This Friday, 5-8p, at Packer Schopf Gallery on 942 W. Lake St., meet Dave Ford and see his Truck Drawings. Dave Ford / Hauling Graphite: Five Road Recordings / graphite on paper Lines accumulate as Ford drives a 12′ truck … Continue reading

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Truck Drawing Bottle Prep

Packer Schopf Gallery presents visual artist Dave Ford’s Truck Drawings at the 8th Annual Guerilla Truck Show Event info: Truck Drawings by Dave Ford (Chicago, IL, to Philadelphia, PA, round trip) At the Guerrilla Art Truck Show Tuesday, June 12, 2012, … Continue reading

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