Art show fulfills dream: Jack Lane says he's drug-free and on his way up

photo Jack Lane overcame drug addiction and homelessness and has turned back to producing paintings and drawings. He will host his own art show at the Trade Center in June.

IF YOU GOWhat: Art showWhen: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 15 and noon to 6 p.m. June 16.Where: Chattanooga Convention CenterAdmission: Free

A 10-year drug addiction left Jack Lane homeless, but the 68-year-old Chattanooga man managed to hold onto his dream. After being drug-free for eight years, Lane will host his first art show at the Chattanooga Convention Center in June.

The art show, titled Jack Lane Unlimited, will showcase at least 25 pictures, among them landscapes, portraits and abstracts. Some are drawn with India ink, others with acrylic and some with a No.