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Genesis Art Supply/Art

Phone: (773) 292-2990 Fax: (773) 292-9779 View Additional Phone Numbers 2525 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60647 View Additional Web Addresses

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Genesis Art Supply/Art is an art supply and framing store which provides supplies for teachers and artists, as well as community events and classes. Located in Chicago, IL, this company serves both the Chicagoland area and the national and international art community with its physical and online location. Products offered by this company include fine arts supplies, drafting supplies, display boards, furniture, airbrush supplies, custom board cutting, manikins, encaustics, paints, tapes and adhesives, spray paints, fabric paints, oil paints, and light boxes.

BBB Accreditation

This business is not BBB accredited.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Genesis Art Supply/Art include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Genesis Art Supply/Art
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 20, 2002 Business started: 05/01/1995 Business started locally: 05/01/1995 Business incorporated 05/01/1995 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Rich Goldman, President Ms. Sondra Barret, Sales Manager
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Rich Goldman, President
Business Category

Art Supplies Brushes Drawing Materials Hobby & Model Construction Supplies - Retail Painters Equipment & Supplies Paint - Retail Picture Frames - Dealers Custom Framing Picture Framing Air Brushes Blueprinting Equipment & Supplies Bulletin & Directory Boards Canvas Goods Drafting Equipment & Supplies Interior Decorators & Designers Supplies Portfolios Display Fixtures & Materials Paper Products Picture Frames - Manufacturers Supplies Printing Supplies Art Goods Hobby, Toy, and Game Stores (NAICS: 451120)

Alternate Business Names Genesis Art Supply

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.