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Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection
Oct27
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection shines a light on the work of one of the most respected photojournalists of his day. Born Dawid Szymin in Warsaw…

Thursday October 27
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice
Oct27
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice

Immerse yourself in Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice and honor the significant contributions of Black writers to American literature and history. Explore racial…

Thursday October 27
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Mikey Mosher- Phantasmagoria
Oct27
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Mikey Mosher- Phantasmagoria

Phantasmagoria is a solo exhibition of the work of Chicago-based artist Mikey Mosher. This exhibition features a variety of light-based installations as well as a number…

Thursday October 27
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography
Oct27
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography

Historic Pullman Foundation (HPF) is thrilled to host RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography exhibit now through 2023.  Organized by Chicago History Museum and Center for…

Thursday October 27
11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Pullman Exhibit Hall
614 E 113th St
Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours
Oct27
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours

Building Tours reveal the storied history of the landmark Chicago Cultural Center – offered year round on Thursdays and Fridays at 1:15pm. Tours are FREE…

Thursday October 27
1:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street, 5th Floor
Edgar Allan Poe Tours
Oct27
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Edgar Allan Poe Tours

Discover the man behind the myths, from talking ravens to tell-tale hearts. In this special tour of the American Writers Museum, you’ll dive into the…

Thursday October 27
3:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Stories That Travel: Mythology, Folklore, & Diaspora
Oct27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Stories That Travel: Mythology, Folklore, & Diaspora

This panel collaboration between the Chinese American Museum, the Japanese American Service Committee and the National Hellenic Museum seeks to explore the varied relationships different…

Thursday October 27
6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The National Hellenic Museum
333 S Halsted Street
Museum of Spooky Illusions Chicago
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Museum of Spooky Illusions Chicago

For Halloween and Fall Fun come visit Museum of Illusions Chicago as they’ve decked out the space with themed décor, making it a go-to destination for…

Friday October 28
museum of illusions chicago
25 E Washington St.
Amanda Christine Harth – Blue Collar
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Amanda Christine Harth – Blue Collar

Amanda Christine Harth Blue Collar The Guild Room at Epiphany Center for the Arts September 23, 2022 to October 29, 2022 Blue Collar is an…

Friday October 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection shines a light on the work of one of the most respected photojournalists of his day. Born Dawid Szymin in Warsaw…

Friday October 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice

Immerse yourself in Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice and honor the significant contributions of Black writers to American literature and history. Explore racial…

Friday October 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Mikey Mosher- Phantasmagoria
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Mikey Mosher- Phantasmagoria

Phantasmagoria is a solo exhibition of the work of Chicago-based artist Mikey Mosher. This exhibition features a variety of light-based installations as well as a number…

Friday October 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography

Historic Pullman Foundation (HPF) is thrilled to host RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography exhibit now through 2023.  Organized by Chicago History Museum and Center for…

Friday October 28
11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Pullman Exhibit Hall
614 E 113th St
Artist Residency
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Artist Residency

Pendry Chicago is bringing even more art to the Champagne-bottle topped Carbide & Carbon Building! On select weekends beginning late October through early December, you’ll…

Friday October 28
11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Pendry Chicago
230 N Michigan Ave
The First Homosexuals + Celestial Stage
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

The First Homosexuals + Celestial Stage

Wrightwood 659, 659 W. Wrightwood Ave. Chicago, opens two new exhibits running Oct. 1 – Dec. 17, 2022. Tickets are $15 and must be purchased…

Friday October 28
12:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Wrightwood 659
659 W. Wrightwood Avenue
Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours

Building Tours reveal the storied history of the landmark Chicago Cultural Center – offered year round on Thursdays and Fridays at 1:15pm. Tours are FREE…

Friday October 28
1:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street, 5th Floor
Edgar Allan Poe Tours
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Edgar Allan Poe Tours

Discover the man behind the myths, from talking ravens to tell-tale hearts. In this special tour of the American Writers Museum, you’ll dive into the…

Friday October 28
3:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Prince: The Immersive Experience’s Halloween Event
Oct28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Music & Comedy

Prince: The Immersive Experience’s Halloween Event

Prince: The Immersive Experience, a unique interactive exhibit presented by Superfly in partnership with The Prince Estate, celebrating the life of the iconic artist, invites…

Friday October 28
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Shops at North Bridge
540 N Michigan Ave
Asleep with the Fishes: Overnights at Shedd Aquarium
Oct28
Oct29
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Asleep with the Fishes: Overnights at Shedd Aquarium

At our Asleep with the Fishes overnights, families or groups will see the aquarium like never before—at night! Overnights are designed for families and groups…

Friday October 28
6:00 p.m.Saturday October 29
8:30 a.m.
Shedd Aquarium
1200 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Museum of Spooky Illusions Chicago
Oct29
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Museum of Spooky Illusions Chicago

For Halloween and Fall Fun come visit Museum of Illusions Chicago as they’ve decked out the space with themed décor, making it a go-to destination for…

Saturday October 29
museum of illusions chicago
25 E Washington St.
Streeterville Doggy and Kitty Halloween Party
Oct29
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Streeterville Doggy and Kitty Halloween Party

About the Event Join us for the 35th annual Streeterville Dog (and Cat) Halloween Costume Party and Parade, hosted at the MCA Sculpture Garden! Bring…

Saturday October 29
9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Museum of Contemporary Art
220 E. Chicago Ave.
Amanda Christine Harth – Blue Collar
Oct29
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Amanda Christine Harth – Blue Collar

Amanda Christine Harth Blue Collar The Guild Room at Epiphany Center for the Arts September 23, 2022 to October 29, 2022 Blue Collar is an…

Saturday October 29
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection
Oct29
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection shines a light on the work of one of the most respected photojournalists of his day. Born Dawid Szymin in Warsaw…

Saturday October 29
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice
Oct29
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice

Immerse yourself in Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice and honor the significant contributions of Black writers to American literature and history. Explore racial…

Saturday October 29
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
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