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A La Française: The French Way
Sep17
Dec31
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

A La Française: The French Way

This fall, join Springboard Arts for the opening of its next exhibition, “A La Française: The French Way.” Unprecedented events – like the pandemic –…

Friday September 17
11:00 a.m.Friday December 31
3:00 p.m.
Springboard Arts Chicago
1910 W. North Ave.
Metal Meets Clay
Oct23
Nov20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Metal Meets Clay

Metal Meets Clay Artists:  Stephen Christena & Nancy Pirri Location: Arc Academy 2225 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL 60622 (312) 912-8622 Dates: Saturday, Oct. 23rd…

Saturday October 23
11:00 a.m.Saturday November 20
4:00 p.m.
Arc Academy
2225 W. Chicago Avenue
Metal Meets Clay
Oct23
Nov20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Metal Meets Clay

Metal Meets Clay Artists:  Stephen Christena & Nancy Pirri Location: Arc Academy 2225 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL 60622 (312) 912-8622 Dates: Saturday, Oct. 23rd…

Saturday October 23
11:00 a.m.Saturday November 20
4:00 p.m.
Arc Academy
2225 W. Chicago Avenue
Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience, inspired by James Baldwin’s No Name in the Street, showcases the work of 11 photographers of color during the…

Monday November 1
Roosevelt University
430 S. Michigan Ave.
Future Fossils: SUM
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Future Fossils: SUM

Hyde Park Art Center, the renowned non-profit hub for contemporary art located on Chicago’s vibrant South Side, announces a major new sculpture exhibition by Chicago…

Monday November 1
Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell Ave
Immersive Art Space LP presents Immersive Van Gogh
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Immersive Art Space LP presents Immersive Van Gogh

Lighthouse ArtSpace Chicago, a new venue within Chicago’s recently renovated landmark Germania Club Building, will open Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021 with the U.S. premiere of…

Monday November 1
Lighthouse ArtSpace at Germania Place
108 W. Germania Pl.
Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue

The Cleve Carney Museum of Art opens its inaugural season with Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue. This will be the final museum exhibition by…

Monday November 1
The Cleve Carney Museum
425 Fawell Blvd
Toward Common Cause: Art, Social Change, and the MacArthur Fellows Program at 40
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Toward Common Cause: Art, Social Change, and the MacArthur Fellows Program at 40

Presented in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the MacArthur Fellows Program, this multi-site exhibition uses the idea of “the commons” to explore the current socio-political…

Monday November 1
Smart Museum of Art
5550 S. Greenwood Avenue
African Diaspora: Chicago | An Exhibition Curated by Gallery Guichard
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

African Diaspora: Chicago | An Exhibition Curated by Gallery Guichard

Gallery Guichard, the most notable and respected gallery in Bronzeville — the largest African American art district in the country — is located on the…

Monday November 1
6:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
One Two Pru
180 North Stetson Avenue
Michelle Wasson – On Feronia
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Michelle Wasson – On Feronia

In “On Feronia”, Chicago-based painter Michelle Wasson presents a new body of work in The Guild Room. Wasson’s paintings offer a sensual refuge from reality.…

Monday November 1
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S Ashland Ave
Ray Bradbury: Inextinguishable
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Ray Bradbury: Inextinguishable

Ray Bradbury: Inextinguishable honors the incredible writing and enduring impact of one of America’s most celebrated writers. Featuring personal artifacts from Bradbury’s life like his…

Monday November 1
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Take My Hand, Feel Your Fantasy Slip Away
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Take My Hand, Feel Your Fantasy Slip Away

“Take My Hand, Feel Your Fantasy Slip Away” is an exhibition that approaches the figure as a manifestation of vulnerability, sensibility, and human emotion, through…

Monday November 1
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S Ashland Ave
Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience, inspired by James Baldwin’s No Name in the Street, showcases the work of 11 photographers of color during the…

Tuesday November 2
Roosevelt University
430 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago Avant-Garde
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Chicago Avant-Garde

Chicago Avant-Garde puts the spotlight on Chicago as a site of historic, boundary-pushing experimentation in art, literature, and dance. At the center of the exhibition…

Tuesday November 2
Newberry Library
60 West Walton Street
Future Fossils: SUM
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Future Fossils: SUM

Hyde Park Art Center, the renowned non-profit hub for contemporary art located on Chicago’s vibrant South Side, announces a major new sculpture exhibition by Chicago…

Tuesday November 2
Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell Ave
Immersive Art Space LP presents Immersive Van Gogh
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Immersive Art Space LP presents Immersive Van Gogh

Lighthouse ArtSpace Chicago, a new venue within Chicago’s recently renovated landmark Germania Club Building, will open Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021 with the U.S. premiere of…

Tuesday November 2
Lighthouse ArtSpace at Germania Place
108 W. Germania Pl.
Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue

The Cleve Carney Museum of Art opens its inaugural season with Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue. This will be the final museum exhibition by…

Tuesday November 2
The Cleve Carney Museum
425 Fawell Blvd
Toward Common Cause: Art, Social Change, and the MacArthur Fellows Program at 40
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Toward Common Cause: Art, Social Change, and the MacArthur Fellows Program at 40

Presented in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the MacArthur Fellows Program, this multi-site exhibition uses the idea of “the commons” to explore the current socio-political…

Tuesday November 2
Smart Museum of Art
5550 S. Greenwood Avenue
African Diaspora: Chicago | An Exhibition Curated by Gallery Guichard
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

African Diaspora: Chicago | An Exhibition Curated by Gallery Guichard

Gallery Guichard, the most notable and respected gallery in Bronzeville — the largest African American art district in the country — is located on the…

Tuesday November 2
6:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
One Two Pru
180 North Stetson Avenue
Michelle Wasson – On Feronia
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Michelle Wasson – On Feronia

In “On Feronia”, Chicago-based painter Michelle Wasson presents a new body of work in The Guild Room. Wasson’s paintings offer a sensual refuge from reality.…

Tuesday November 2
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S Ashland Ave
Take My Hand, Feel Your Fantasy Slip Away
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Take My Hand, Feel Your Fantasy Slip Away

“Take My Hand, Feel Your Fantasy Slip Away” is an exhibition that approaches the figure as a manifestation of vulnerability, sensibility, and human emotion, through…

Tuesday November 2
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S Ashland Ave
DIALOGUE KEYNOTE: On Dissent with Zainab Salbi
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

DIALOGUE KEYNOTE: On Dissent with Zainab Salbi

How do you voice dissent, and embrace the dissenting voices of others? Is it possible to do so without fracturing the social bonds that gird…

Tuesday November 2
5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
MCA Chicago
220 E Chicago Ave
Brookfield Zoo Fall Lecture Series: Between the Guano and the Sea: Exploring Punta San Juan, Peru
Nov2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Brookfield Zoo Fall Lecture Series: Between the Guano and the Sea: Exploring Punta San Juan, Peru

Date and Time: November 2, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. CST Price: Suggested donation of $10 Location: Online. We will be using Zoom to broadcast this…

Southwest Suburbs

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Tuesday November 2
7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience
Nov3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience, inspired by James Baldwin’s No Name in the Street, showcases the work of 11 photographers of color during the…

Wednesday November 3
Roosevelt University
430 S. Michigan Ave.
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