KM Fine Arts | Chicago is pleased to present Ascension, a solo exhibition of new works by Chicago-based artist Francine Turk. KM Fine Arts and Francine Turk have partnered with Russell Simmons and the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation for this exhibition. 10% of the show’s proceeds will benefit the foundation, which is dedicated to providing inner city youth with significant exposure to the arts, as well as, supporting under-represented artists with exhibition opportunities.
Francine Turk is honored to have been invited to create a series of original drawings for all of the performing artists during the GRAMMY Gala benefiting The MusiCares Foundation® on February 6th. In addition, an original large scale oil painting of 2015 Person of The Year, Bob Dylan, stemming from her BADASS series will be auctioned that evening to benefit the charity.
Performing Artists at The GRAMMY 2015 Gala Tribute Concert (including GRAMMY winners Beck; the Black Keys; Crosby, Stills & Nash; Norah Jones; Tom Jones; Los Lobos; Taj Mahal; John Mellencamp; Alanis Morissette; Willie Nelson; Aaron Neville; Bonnie Raitt; Bruce Springsteen; Susan Tedeschi; Derek Trucks; Eddie Vedder; Jack White; Jackson Browne; John Doe, and Neil Young.)
The MusiCares Person of the Year tribute ceremony is one of the most prestigious events held during GRAMMY Week. The celebration culminates with the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015.
MusicCares Foundation ensures that music people have a place to turn in times of financial, medical, and personal need.