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  • Saturday, September 3rd 2016

  • The Franklin

    3522 W. Franklin Blvd  / +13128233632 / thefranklinoutdoor.tumblr.com
    Sat 2pm to 5pm

    Mike Rea Depress Mode

    Sep 3 - 15, 2016

  • Roman Susan

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

    Lindsey Dezman The Driftless Region

    Sep 3 - 25, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 3 6pm

    Dezman explores natural forming clays as a way to highlight the inherent material lifespan from one type of clay to the next.
  • Sunday, September 4th 2016

  • Hyde Park Art Center

    5020 S. Cornell Ave.  / +17733245520 / hydeparkart.org
    Mon - Thu 9am to 8pm, Fri - Sat 9am to 5pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Ground Floor

    Sep 4 - Nov 6, 2016

    the fourth iteration of an ongoing series of biennial programs that feature work by some of Chicago’s most promising emerging talent
  • Thursday, September 8th 2016

  • Stephen Daiter Gallery

    230 West Superior, Fourth Floor  / +13127873350 / stephendaitergallery.com
    Wed - Sat 11am to 5pm

    Dawoud Bey Harlem Redux

    Sep 8 - Dec 3, 2016

  • Friday, September 9th 2016

  • Gallery 400

    400 South Peoria Street, University of Illinois at Chicago Art and Design Hall, First Floor  / +13129966114 / gallery400.uic.edu
    Tue - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Christa Donner Our New System

    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.
  • Andrew Bae Gallery

    300 W Superior St, #101  / +13123358601 / andrewbaegallery.com
    Tue - Sat 10am to 6pm

    Tetsuya Noda Retrospective: 50 Years of Diary

    Sep 9 - Oct 15, 2016 Reception: Fri Sep 9 6pm

  • Carl Hammer Gallery

    740 North Wells Street  / +13122668512 / hammergallery.com
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Selections from the Steve and Karen Berkowitz Collection

    Sep 9 - Oct 29, 2016

  • Corbett vs. Dempsey

    1120 N. Ashland Avenue, 3rd Floor  / +17732781664 / corbettvsdempsey.com
    Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm

    Jeff Perrone

    Sep 9 - Oct 15, 2016

    East Wing
  • Corbett vs. Dempsey

    1120 N. Ashland Avenue, 3rd Floor  / +17732781664 / corbettvsdempsey.com
    Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm

    Diane Simpson

    Sep 9 - Oct 15, 2016

  • Johalla Projects

    1821 W Hubbard Street, Suite 209 / johallaprojects.com
    By appointment only

    Stephen Eichhorn Closed Garden

    Sep 9 - Oct 16, 2016 Reception: Fri Sep 9 7pm

  • Regards

    2216 West Chicago Avenue  / +17736612578 / regardsgallery.com
    Thu - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Matthew Metzger On Holiday

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

  • Zg Gallery

    300 W. Superior Street  / +13126549900 / zggallery.com
    Tue - Sat 10am to 5:30pm

    BENJAMIN COOK “How Do I Know You?”

    Sep 9 - Oct 29, 2016 Reception: Fri Sep 9 5pm

    New Paintings & Sculptures
  • Zolla/Lieberman Gallery

    325 West Huron Street  / +13129441990 / zollaliebermangallery.com
    Tue - Fri 10:30am to 5:30pm, Sat 11am to 5:30pm

    Jamie Adams Porch and a Vista

    Sep 9 - Oct 1, 2016 Reception: Fri Sep 9 5pm

  • Zolla/Lieberman Gallery

    325 West Huron Street  / +13129441990 / zollaliebermangallery.com
    Tue - Fri 10:30am to 5:30pm, Sat 11am to 5:30pm

    Buzz Spector Dust Jacket Works

    Sep 9 - Oct 1, 2016 Reception: Fri Sep 9 5pm

  • Saturday, September 10th 2016

  • Bert Green Fine Art

    8 S Michigan Avenue, Suite 620  / +13124347544 / bgfa.us
    Fri - Sat 12pm to 5pm

    Helen Maurene Cooper Other Waters: the Aquatic Valley

    Sep 10 - Oct 29, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 10 5pm

    Helen Maurene Cooper is a photographer who engages cultures and communities of women.
  • Bert Green Fine Art

    8 S Michigan Avenue, Suite 620  / +13124347544 / bgfa.us
    Fri - Sat 12pm to 5pm

    Laurie Hassold Flutter and Crawl

    Sep 10 - Oct 29, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 10 5pm

    Laurie Hassold makes sculptures that she hold up the world as possible “future fossils”.
  • 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 Urth

    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.
  • Shane Campbell Gallery | South Loop

    2021 S. Wabash Ave.  / +13122262223 / shanecampbellgallery.com
    Wed - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Zak Prekop

    Sep 10 - Oct 22, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 10 1pm

    Shane Campbell Gallery, South Loop
  • Thursday, September 15th 2016

  • Graham Foundation

    4 W. Burton Pl., Madlener House  / +13127874071 / grahamfoundation.org
    Wed - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Every Building in Baghdad: the Rifat Chadirji Archives at the Arab Image

    Sep 15 - Dec 31, 2016 Reception: Thu Sep 15 6pm

  • Friday, September 16th 2016

  • PATRON

    673 N Milwaukee Ave  / +13128461500 / patrongallery.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Harold Mendez At night we walk in circles

    Sep 16 - Oct 29, 2016

  • Rhona Hoffman Gallery

    118 North Peoria Street  / +13124551990 / rhoffmangallery.com
    Tue - Fri 10am to 5:30pm, Sat 11am to 5:30pm

    Rhona Hoffman 40 Years, Part 1

    Sep 16 - Oct 22, 2016

    This group exhibition is the 1st in a series of 3 exhibitions celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Rhona Hoffman Gallery.
  • Saturday, September 17th 2016

  • ANDREW RAFACZ

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

    Samantha Bittman Picture Structure

    Sep 17 - 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 17 - Oct 22, 2016

  • Carrie Secrist Gallery

    835 West Washington Boulevard  / +13124910917 / secristgallery.com
    Tue - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Shannon Finley Interference

    Sep 17 - Nov 5, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 17 5pm

  • Document

    845 W Washington Blvd, 3F  / +12627193500 / documentspace.com
    Wed - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Andrew Norman Wilson

    Sep 17 - Nov 5, 2016

  • Iceberg Projects

    7714 N Sheridan Road / icebergchicago.com
    Sat - Sun 10am to 4pm

    George Kuchar Bocko

    Sep 17 - Oct 30, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 17 6pm

    Curated by Jordan Stein
  • Kavi Gupta Gallery | 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 Reception: Sat Sep 17 4pm

  • 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
  • moniquemeloche

    2154 W. Division  / +17732520299 / moniquemeloche.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Kate Levant

    Sep 17 - Oct 29, 2016

  • moniquemeloche

    2154 W. Division  / +17732520299 / moniquemeloche.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Nnenna Okore

    Sep 17 - Oct 29, 2016

    on the wall
  • Volume Gallery

    845 W Washington Blvd, 3rd Floor  / +13122248683 / wvvolumes.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Thaddeus Wolfe DEAD FRAME

    Sep 17 - Nov 5, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 17 5pm

    Volume 37
  • Western Exhibitions

    845 W Washington Blvd, Second Floor  / +13124808390 / westernexhibitions.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Deb Sokolow Men

    Sep 17 - Nov 5, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 17 5pm

    In Gallery 1
  • Western Exhibitions

    845 W Washington Blvd, Second Floor  / +13124808390 / westernexhibitions.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Dan Attoe

    Sep 17 - Nov 5, 2016 Reception: Sat Sep 17 5pm

  • Sunday, September 18th 2016

  • devening projects + editions

    3039 W Carroll Ave  / +13124204720 / deveningprojects.com
    Sat 12pm to 5pm

    Alain Biltereyst Not Just Because

    Aug 28 - Oct 15, 2016 Reception: Sun Sep 18 4pm

  • Tuesday, September 20th 2016

  • The Arts Club of Chicago

    201 East Ontario Street  / +13127873997 / artsclubchicago.org
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 3pm

    Sonnenzimmer The Arts Club of Chicago at 100

    Sep 20 - Dec 17, 2016 Reception: Tue Sep 20 6pm

  • Wednesday, September 21st 2016

  • Logan Center Exhibitions, University of Chicago

    915 East 60th Street, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts  / +17737026082 / arts.uchicago.edu/logan/gallery
    Tue - Sat 9am to 9pm, Sun 11am to 9pm

    Larry Achiampong OPEN SEASON

    Sep 16 - Oct 30, 2016 Reception: Wed Sep 21 6pm

    Opening reception: September 21, 2016, 6–8pm featuring an audio-visual performance by the artist
  • 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 St

    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

  • Poetry Foundation

    61 West Superior Street  / +13127877070 / poetryfoundation.org
    Mon - Fri 11am to 4pm

    Pegasus & Mermaids

    Sep 23 - Dec 16, 2016

  • Shane Campbell Gallery | South Loop

    2021 S. Wabash Ave.  / +13122262223 / shanecampbellgallery.com
    Wed - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Torey Thornton

    Sep 23 - Nov 4, 2016

    Shane Campbell Gallery, Lincoln Park
  • 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.
  • Friday, October 7th 2016

  • Zolla/Lieberman Gallery

    325 West Huron Street  / +13129441990 / zollaliebermangallery.com
    Tue - Fri 10:30am to 5:30pm, Sat 11am to 5:30pm

    Susan Leopold

    Oct 7 - 29, 2016 Reception: Fri Oct 7 5pm

  • 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

  • Shane Campbell Gallery | South Loop

    2021 S. Wabash Ave.  / +13122262223 / shanecampbellgallery.com
    Wed - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Alma Allen

    Oct 29 - Dec 3, 2016 Reception: Sat Oct 29 1pm

    Shane Campbell Gallery, South Loop
  • 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

    400 South Peoria Street, University of Illinois at Chicago Art and Design Hall, First Floor  / +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.
  • Carl Hammer Gallery

    740 North Wells Street  / +13122668512 / hammergallery.com
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Jay Kelley Recent Sculptures and Drawings

    Nov 4 - Dec 23, 2016

  • Zg Gallery

    300 W. Superior Street  / +13126549900 / zggallery.com
    Tue - Sat 10am to 5:30pm

    JUSTIN HENRY MILLER “The Fallout Kingdom”

    Nov 4 - Dec 23, 2016 Reception: Fri Nov 4 5pm

    New Paintings
  • Friday, November 11th 2016

  • Logan Center Exhibitions, University of Chicago

    915 East 60th Street, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts  / +17737026082 / arts.uchicago.edu/logan/gallery
    Tue - Sat 9am to 9pm, Sun 11am to 9pm

    Retrogarde

    Nov 11, 2016 - Jan 1, 2017 Reception: Fri Nov 11 6pm

    A group exhibition exploring contemporary artists’ recuperation and appropriation of avant-garde strategies, histories and archives.
  • Shane Campbell Gallery | South Loop

    2021 S. Wabash Ave.  / +13122262223 / shanecampbellgallery.com
    Wed - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Margarete Jakschik

    Nov 11, 2016 - Jan 6, 2017

    Shane Campbell Gallery, Lincoln Park
  • Saturday, November 12th 2016

  • Document

    845 W Washington Blvd, 3F  / +12627193500 / documentspace.com
    Wed - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Sara Greenberger Rafferty

    Nov 12 - Dec 31, 2016

  • 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 Shared Eye

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

    Benning presents a new body of work inspired by Blinky Palermo's To the People of New York City.
  • Saturday, December 10th 2016

  • Shane Campbell Gallery | South Loop

    2021 S. Wabash Ave.  / +13122262223 / shanecampbellgallery.com
    Wed - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    CD Wu

    Dec 10, 2016 - Jan 28, 2017 Reception: Sat Dec 10 1pm

    Shane Campbell Gallery, South Loop
  • 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