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FEBRUARY 20TH, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Pablo Picasso: Picasso and Chicago

The Art Institute of Chicago    michigan ave/downtown
111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603
312-443-3600
http://www.artic.edu
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


FEBRUARY 22ND, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Edie Fake, Erin Leland, Aay Preston- Myint, Michael Sirianni, Latham Zearfoss: How Do I Look?

Roots & Culture    west loop/west town
1034 N. Milwaukee
Chicago, IL 60622
773-235-8874
http://www.rootsandculturecac.org
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


FEBRUARY 23RD, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Michael Hunter, Paul Kenneth, Kate Steciw, Easton Miller, Liz Nielsen: Wingding

LVL3 Gallery    north side
1542 Milwaukee Ave. #3
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 469-0333
http://www.lvl3gallery.com
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


FEBRUARY 26TH, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Lucky Dragons: Face the Strange:New Music from Chicago and Beyond

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Performance added over 1 year ago

Free for Illinois residents Every fourth Tuesday of the month, the Museum of Contemporary Art hosts musicians that perform one-hour sets of new, experimental, rock, and electronic music. This month Lucky Dragons, an experimental music group, takes the spotlight in Puck's Café. Active since 2000 and based primarily in Los Angeles, "lucky dragons" means any recorded or performed or installed or...   [more]


FEBRUARY 27TH, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Julia Fish, Jessica Hyatt, Steffani Jemison, Steven Roden: Observer Effect: Artists' Discussion

Gallery 400    west loop/west town
UIC College of Architecture and Art, 400 S. Peoria Street (Art and Design Hall, First Floor)
Chicago, IL 60607
312-996-6114
http://gallery400.uic.edu/
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Artist talk added over 1 year ago

Featured artists share their experiences and methodologies of how observation and investigation are part of contemporary artistic practice. Steve Roden, a California-based sound and visual artist, uses a highly interdisciplinary approach to art making, examining source material under self-imposed restrictions. Steffani Jemison creates work concerned with black history and vernacular culture that is...   [more]


FEBRUARY 28TH, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd "Conversation: On Pedagogy": Mark Jarzombek, Victor Margolin, Terry Smith

Gallery 400    west loop/west town
UIC College of Architecture and Art, 400 S. Peoria Street (Art and Design Hall, First Floor)
Chicago, IL 60607
312-996-6114
http://gallery400.uic.edu/
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture added over 1 year ago

How might an art historical education prepare students for a global future? How is the introductory survey to be taught, if at all? How cosmopolitan are the current text-books? Is it possible to circumnavigate the globe in one course or to put the world in a book, and why would that be necessarily global? Can art history’s segregated sub-fields speak to the planet’s intertwined histories? Given th...   [more]


MARCH 1ST, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd You Ni Chae: Motif Painting

65GRAND    west loop/west town
1369 W Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60642
312.719.4325
http://www.65grand.com/
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd First Fridays: Color Theory

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Performance added over 1 year ago

We’re ushering in spring at this month’s event. Explore a variety of mixed-media techniques with artist Debra Kayes at our colorful creation station. Get ready for singing, sunshine, and happiness with Spontaneous Art’s presentation of “Social Flowers.” Complete the scavenger hunt through the recently opened exhibition Destroy the Picture: Painting the Void, 1949–1962 for a chance to win prizes. Snap a photo at the GlitterGuts photo booth,...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd David Schutter: Rendition

Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts - University of Chicago   
915 East 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
773.702.ARTS (2787)
http://arts.uchicago.edu/content/logan-c...
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


MARCH 2ND, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd George Blaha, Susan Kimball: Assistant Saws Magician in Half

slow    south side
2153 W 21st Street
Chicago, IL 60608
http://paul-is-slow.info/
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


MARCH 3RD, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd John Neff: Solo Show

Renaissance Society    south side
5811 S. Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-8670
http://www.renaissancesociety.org
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd They Seek a City: Chicago and the Art of Migration, 1910–1950

The Art Institute of Chicago    michigan ave/downtown
111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603
312-443-3600
http://www.artic.edu
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Opening added over 1 year ago


MARCH 5TH, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Scott Reeder: Doodleganza

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Other added over 1 year ago

Tuesday Evenings in the Cafe are artist-led events which directly engage visitors.  Artists from around the city are invited to lead the audience in whimsical, drawing related games that are appropriate for a range of ages and designed around familiar themes. Doodleganza takes place the first Tuesday of every month, with Scott Reeder leading the event in March. Reeder is is a past MCA Chicago Work...   [more]


MARCH 6TH, 2013
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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Talk: Public Media 2.0: Urban Documentaries and Social Change: Where Are We?

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Artist talk added over 1 year ago

Steve James, Justine Naga, and Gordon Quinn of Kartemquin Films; and Allan Siegel of Third World Newsreel converse about the past, present, and future of socially conscious urban media and how the potential of documentary has shifted alongside changes to the contemporary media landscape. Organized by the Society for Cinema and Media Studies and presented in partnership with the MCA Chicago.     [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jonah D. Ansell, Tavi Gevinson: MCA: Cadaver Film Screening and Talk: Tavi Gevinson: Apr 23

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Screening added over 1 year ago

MCA: Screening and Talk: Cadaver, a Short Film by Tavi Gevinson and Jonah D. Ansell Tuesday, April 23, 6 pm $10, $8 MCA Member, $6 student Edlis Neeson Theater   *The ticket cost may be credited toward the purchase of the Cadaver graphic novel sold by the MCA Store at the event. A book signing follows the screening and talk   CADAVER is an award-winning animated short film and graphic novel for adults. The b...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd MCA: First Fridays: ROYGBIV: Apr 5

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Other added over 1 year ago

MCA: First Fridays: ROYGBIV April 5, 2013, 6-10pm Tickets $14 in advance, $18 at the door   At First Fridays, visitors can unwind after work and enjoy an intriguing mix of culture, ranging from live music and performance art to experimental films and hands-on art stations. The theme for First Fridays in April is ROYGBIV ROYGBIV (the colors of the rainbow-red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, v...   [more]



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