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Candace Hunter: The Alien‐Nations and Sovereign States of Octavia E Butler
Nov11
Mar3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Candace Hunter: The Alien‐Nations and Sovereign States of Octavia E Butler

In The Alien‐Nations and Sovereign States of Octavia E Butler, Candace Hunter presents new works created with synthetic plants, remnants of a sustainable food experiment,…

Saturday November 11, 2023
10:00 a.m.Sunday March 3, 2024
4:00 p.m.
Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell Ave
Indigenous Portraits Unbound: Reflections on iconic images of resilience.
Nov28
Mar30
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Indigenous Portraits Unbound: Reflections on iconic images of resilience.

Take a closer look at one of the most imposing, influential, and expensive books published in the United States before the Civil War, Thomas McKenney…

Tuesday November 28, 2023
8:00 a.m.Saturday March 30, 2024
5:00 p.m.
Newberry Library
60 W Walton Street
Uncommon Threads
Jan18
Mar31
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Uncommon Threads

Uncommon Threads is an exhibition featuring work from Gilly Langton, Brooke Marks-Swanson and Myung Urso. Each artist utilizes hand-dyed or hand-sewn fabric to create one-of-a-kind, wearable…

Thursday, January 18th
11:00 a.m.Sunday, March 31st
5:00 p.m.
Pistachios Jewelry
716 N Wabash Ave.
Turtel Onli: The Black Age Of Comics
Jan26
Mar31
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Turtel Onli: The Black Age Of Comics

The Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts is proud to present Turtel Onli: The Black Age of Comics on view in Café Logan, 915 E…

Friday, January 26th
8:00 a.m.Sunday, March 31st
8:00 p.m.
Logan Center for the Arts – Café Logan
915 East 60th Street
Evanston Art Center: Exhibition and Opening Reception – Town and Country
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Evanston Art Center: Exhibition and Opening Reception – Town and Country

EXHIBITION DATES: February 10 – March 3, 2024 OPENING RECEPTION: Sunday February 11, 2024;  1–4 pm GALLERY HOURS: Monday–Thursday, 9am–6pm; Friday, 9am–5pm; Saturday and Sunday,…

Monday, February 19th
9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Evanston Art Center
1717 Central Street
Bibliosaurus! Dinosaurs in the Popular Imagination
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Bibliosaurus! Dinosaurs in the Popular Imagination

Sixty-six million years ago, at the end of the Cretaceous Period, dinosaurs became extinct. Yet look around, and they are everywhere: on billboards, company logos…

Monday, February 19th
9:00 a.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Collections Research Center Exhibition Gallery
1100 East 57th Street
The Art of Ezra Tucker
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

The Art of Ezra Tucker

Ezra Tucker is an artist who established his career as a painter by painting wildlife, most notably large mammals. More recently, he has focused on…

Monday, February 19th
10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
“I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

“I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli

More than a place to get a meal, the Jewish deli is a community forged in food. “I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli explores how…

Monday, February 19th
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Black History Month Family Free Days
Feb19
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Black History Month Family Free Days

The American Writers Museum (AWM) is pleased to announce its Black History Month Family Free Days, offering complimentary museum admission and a variety of engaging…

Monday, February 19th
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Boil, Toil + Trouble
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Boil, Toil + Trouble

Curator Zoe Lukov and cultural producer Abby Pucker, co-founders of the nonprofit creative enterprise Art in Common, present the newest iteration of the large-scale group…

Monday, February 19th
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Art in Common
400 N Peoria
Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice

This immersive exhibit, extended through May 6, 2024, explores racial injustice in America through the work of Black American writers from the end of the…

Monday, February 19th
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Spring Flower Show: What’s In A Name?
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Spring Flower Show: What’s In A Name?

This year’s Spring Flower Show, What’s in a Name?, explains the history and science of botanical nomenclature alongside a beautiful flower show full of blooms.  Plant names are an…

Garfield Park

Event details
Monday, February 19th
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Garfield Park Conservatory
300 N. Central Park Ave.
Perspective: An Exhibition of Fine Artworks
Feb19
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Perspective: An Exhibition of Fine Artworks

PERSPECTIVE, an exhibition of fine artworks at Navy Pier presented by Diasporal Rhythms celebrating their 20th year anniversary. Explore this exhibit October 6, 2023-January 31, 2024, open daily at the Lower Level of…

Monday, February 19th
11:00 a.m.11:00 p.m.
Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
Evanston Art Center: Exhibition and Opening Reception – Town and Country
Feb20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Evanston Art Center: Exhibition and Opening Reception – Town and Country

EXHIBITION DATES: February 10 – March 3, 2024 OPENING RECEPTION: Sunday February 11, 2024;  1–4 pm GALLERY HOURS: Monday–Thursday, 9am–6pm; Friday, 9am–5pm; Saturday and Sunday,…

Tuesday, February 20th
9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Evanston Art Center
1717 Central Street
SPINOSAURUS at The Field Museum of Natural History
Feb20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

SPINOSAURUS at The Field Museum of Natural History

🚨 The SPINOSAURUS exhibition runs until August 31, 2024🚨 Tickets for SPINOSAURUS at The Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago 🎫 Adult (18-64) – Discovery pass or All…

Tuesday, February 20th
9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Bibliosaurus! Dinosaurs in the Popular Imagination
Feb20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Bibliosaurus! Dinosaurs in the Popular Imagination

Sixty-six million years ago, at the end of the Cretaceous Period, dinosaurs became extinct. Yet look around, and they are everywhere: on billboards, company logos…

Tuesday, February 20th
9:00 a.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Collections Research Center Exhibition Gallery
1100 East 57th Street
The Art of Ezra Tucker
Feb20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

The Art of Ezra Tucker

Ezra Tucker is an artist who established his career as a painter by painting wildlife, most notably large mammals. More recently, he has focused on…

Tuesday, February 20th
10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Boil, Toil + Trouble
Feb20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Boil, Toil + Trouble

Curator Zoe Lukov and cultural producer Abby Pucker, co-founders of the nonprofit creative enterprise Art in Common, present the newest iteration of the large-scale group…

Tuesday, February 20th
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Art in Common
400 N Peoria
Spring Flower Show: What’s In A Name?
Feb20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Spring Flower Show: What’s In A Name?

This year’s Spring Flower Show, What’s in a Name?, explains the history and science of botanical nomenclature alongside a beautiful flower show full of blooms.  Plant names are an…

Garfield Park

Event details
Tuesday, February 20th
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Garfield Park Conservatory
300 N. Central Park Ave.
Perspective: An Exhibition of Fine Artworks
Feb20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Perspective: An Exhibition of Fine Artworks

PERSPECTIVE, an exhibition of fine artworks at Navy Pier presented by Diasporal Rhythms celebrating their 20th year anniversary. Explore this exhibit October 6, 2023-January 31, 2024, open daily at the Lower Level of…

Tuesday, February 20th
11:00 a.m.11:00 p.m.
Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
Evanston Art Center: Exhibition and Opening Reception – Town and Country
Feb21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Evanston Art Center: Exhibition and Opening Reception – Town and Country

EXHIBITION DATES: February 10 – March 3, 2024 OPENING RECEPTION: Sunday February 11, 2024;  1–4 pm GALLERY HOURS: Monday–Thursday, 9am–6pm; Friday, 9am–5pm; Saturday and Sunday,…

Wednesday, February 21st
9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Evanston Art Center
1717 Central Street
SPINOSAURUS at The Field Museum of Natural History
Feb21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

SPINOSAURUS at The Field Museum of Natural History

🚨 The SPINOSAURUS exhibition runs until August 31, 2024🚨 Tickets for SPINOSAURUS at The Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago 🎫 Adult (18-64) – Discovery pass or All…

Wednesday, February 21st
9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Bibliosaurus! Dinosaurs in the Popular Imagination
Feb21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Bibliosaurus! Dinosaurs in the Popular Imagination

Sixty-six million years ago, at the end of the Cretaceous Period, dinosaurs became extinct. Yet look around, and they are everywhere: on billboards, company logos…

Wednesday, February 21st
9:00 a.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Collections Research Center Exhibition Gallery
1100 East 57th Street
The Art of Ezra Tucker
Feb21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

The Art of Ezra Tucker

Ezra Tucker is an artist who established his career as a painter by painting wildlife, most notably large mammals. More recently, he has focused on…

Wednesday, February 21st
10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
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