Blueprints: Drawing, & c.

Roman Susan

Entry Deadline: May. 16

1224 W. Loyola Avenue
Chicago, IL 60626

Roman Susan is now accepting submissions for a group exhibit exploring and celebrating the initial ideas that provide the spark for fully realized, three-dimensional endeavors.

All submissions that follow the instructions below will be included in the exhibit:

One submission per person;

Fill out the project form at and

Submit a single image via email of plans for a greater project.

Images may depict but are not limited to: notes, sketches, maps, mock ups, outlines, plots, vellums, drafts, floor plans, models, shop drawings, technical drawings, snapshots, schematics, negatives, maquettes, mind maps, roughs, graphs, polaroids, renderings, bar napkins, samples, transfers, proofs, grocery lists, et cetera.

All received images will be printed on 8.5 by 11 inch (215.9 mm x 279.4 mm) letter paper in black and white on a LaserJet printer, and displayed in the gallery space along with selected original drawings, models, and finished projects. A compiled color version of submitted works will be shared online at the conclusion of the project.

Deadline for works to be included in the opening is Monday, May 16, 2016. Any questions, please contact [email protected].

The exhibition is being organized in collaboration with Chicago Industrial Arts & Design Center, and will take place from May 21, 2016 through July 2, 2016 at 6433 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago.

Chicago Industrial Arts & Design Center is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization with a mission to provide education, working access, and community to 3D object makers working with materials and processes requiring industrial workspace, shop tools, and specialized skill sets. For more information on the organization, please visit

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