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  • Friday, August 12th 2016

  • Antena

    1755 S Laflin Street  / +17733403516 / antenapilsen.com
    By appointment only

    Saul Aguirre Reload

    Aug 12 - Sep 9, 2016 Reception: Fri Aug 12 6pm

  • Saturday, August 13th 2016

  • Roman Susan

    1224 W. Loyola Avenue  / +17732701224 / romansusan.org
    Sat 12pm to 3pm

    Yaloo YALOOFARM

    Aug 13 - 30, 2016 Reception: Sat Aug 13 8pm

    Projection mapping by Yaloo
  • Tuesday, August 16th 2016

  • Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago

    5550 South Greenwood Avenue  / +17737020200 / smartmuseum.uchicago.edu
    Tue - Wed 10am to 5pm, Thu 10am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Conversation with the Collection: Belonging

    Aug 16, 2016 - Jul 2, 2017

    This project explores issues of belonging throughout the Smart Museum’s permanent collection galleries.
  • Friday, September 9th 2016

  • Gallery 400

    University of Illinois at Chicago, 400 South Peoria Street, MC 034  / +13129966114 / gallery400.uic.edu
    Tue - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Christa Donner Christa Donner

    Sep 9 - Oct 22, 2016 Reception: Fri Sep 9 5pm

    Chicago-based artist Christa Donner expands her virtuosic body of drawings concerning the complexities of the human body.
  • Saturday, September 10th 2016

  • The Renaissance Society

    5811 South Ellis Avenue, Cobb Hall, 4th floor  / +17737028670 / renaissancesociety.org
    Tue - Fri 10am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Ben Rivers

    Sep 10 - Nov 6, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 10 5pm

    Ben Rivers presents new and previous moving image works in his first US solo exhibition.
  • Friday, September 16th 2016

  • ANDREW RAFACZ

    835 W. Washington Blvd., 2nd Floor  / +13124049188 / andrewrafacz.com
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Samantha Bittman

    Sep 16 - Oct 22, 2016

  • ANDREW RAFACZ

    835 W. Washington Blvd., 2nd Floor  / +13124049188 / andrewrafacz.com
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Lauren Taylor Standing on my knees

    Sep 16 - Oct 22, 2016

  • Saturday, September 17th 2016

  • Kavi Gupta Gallery | 835 W. Washington Blvd.

    835 W. Washington Blvd.  / +13124320708 / kavigupta.com
    Tue - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    McArthur Binion

    Sep 17 - Nov 22, 2016

  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

    Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive  / +18474914000 / http://www.blockmuseum.northwestern.edu/
    Tue 10am to 5pm, Wed - Fri 10am to 8pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Tseng Kwong Chi Tseng Kwong Chi: Performing for the Camera

    Sep 17 - Dec 11, 2016

    The first major solo museum exhibition of the photographer’s witty, playful, performance-based photography of the 1980s.
  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

    Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive  / +18474914000 / http://www.blockmuseum.northwestern.edu/
    Tue 10am to 5pm, Wed - Fri 10am to 8pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Keep the Shadow, Ere the Substance Fade: Mourning during the AIDS Crisis

    Sep 17 - Dec 11, 2016

    Juxtaposing objects & artworks related to mourning from the Victorian Era and during the AIDS crisis to examine two cultures of bereavement.
  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

    Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive  / +18474914000 / http://www.blockmuseum.northwestern.edu/
    Tue 10am to 5pm, Wed - Fri 10am to 8pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Salaam Cinema! 50 Years of Iranian Movie Posters

    Sep 17 - Dec 11, 2016

    These posters document the social history of film in Iran offering a visual represent of over a half a century of dramatic political change
  • Thursday, September 22nd 2016

  • Expo Chicago

    Navy Pier, 600 East Grand Avenue  / +13128679220 / expochicago.com

    Expo Chicago

    Sep 22 - 25, 2016

  • Friday, September 23rd 2016

  • Kavi Gupta Gallery | Elizabeth Street

    219 N Elizabeth Street  / +13124963552 / kavigupta.com
    Wed - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Roger Brown & Andy Warhol Pop Artists, Subversive Politics

    Sep 23 - Nov 22, 2016 Reception: Fri Sep 23 6pm

  • Wednesday, September 28th 2016

  • Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago

    5550 South Greenwood Avenue  / +17737020200 / smartmuseum.uchicago.edu
    Tue - Wed 10am to 5pm, Thu 10am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10am to 5pm

    There was a whole collection made

    Sep 22 - Dec 30, 2016 Reception: Wed Sep 28 7pm

    Drawing on a recent bequest, this exhibition presents several hundred photographic works that span the history of the medium.
  • Saturday, October 29th 2016

  • ANDREW RAFACZ

    835 W. Washington Blvd., 2nd Floor  / +13124049188 / andrewrafacz.com
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Justin John Greene

    Oct 29 - Dec 17, 2016

  • Thursday, November 3rd 2016

  • Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design Fair (SOFA CHICAGO)

    600 East Grand Avenue, Navy Pier Festival Hall  / +18005637632 / sofaexpo.com

    Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design Fair

    Nov 3 - 6, 2016

  • Friday, November 4th 2016

  • Gallery 400

    University of Illinois at Chicago, 400 South Peoria Street, MC 034  / +13129966114 / gallery400.uic.edu
    Tue - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 12pm to 6pm

    David Leggett Black Drawls

    Nov 4 - Dec 17, 2016 Reception: Fri Nov 4 5pm

    This first large-scale exhibition shows works using image and text to address racism, sexism, homophobia, and discrimination.
  • Saturday, November 19th 2016

  • The Renaissance Society

    5811 South Ellis Avenue, Cobb Hall, 4th floor  / +17737028670 / renaissancesociety.org
    Tue - Fri 10am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Sadie Benning

    Nov 19, 2016 - Jan 22, 2017 Reception: Sat Nov 19 5pm

  • Saturday, January 21st 2017

  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

    Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive  / +18474914000 / http://www.blockmuseum.northwestern.edu/
    Tue 10am to 5pm, Wed - Fri 10am to 8pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Kader Attia

    Jan 21 - Apr 16, 2017

    Newly commissioned work by the internationally acclaimed artist Kader Attia, based on archival research in Northwestern University library.
  • Sunday, January 22nd 2017

  • Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago

    5550 South Greenwood Avenue  / +17737020200 / smartmuseum.uchicago.edu
    Tue - Wed 10am to 5pm, Thu 10am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Vostell Concrete, 1969–1973

    Jan 17 - Jun 11, 2017 Reception: Sun Jan 22 1pm

    Exhibition explores the ways in which Wolf Vostell (1932–1998) used concrete as an actual material and artistic motif.
  • Saturday, February 4th 2017

  • Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art

    Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive  / +18474914000 / http://www.blockmuseum.northwestern.edu/
    Tue 10am to 5pm, Wed - Fri 10am to 8pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Kristine Aono, Shan Goshorn, McCallum & Tarry, Dario Robleto, Marie Watt If You Remember, I'll Remember

    Feb 4 - Jun 18, 2017

    These artists' materially invested works engage with contemporary concerns about the effects of war, racism, and xenophobia.
  • Thursday, February 16th 2017

  • Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago

    5550 South Greenwood Avenue  / +17737020200 / smartmuseum.uchicago.edu
    Tue - Wed 10am to 5pm, Thu 10am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Classicisms

    Feb 16 - Jun 11, 2017

    This exhibition traces the shifting parameters of classicism from antiquity to the early 20th century