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selected dates: 2/17/13-any [clear]

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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 about 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 about 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 about 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 about 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jonathan Rajewski: THERE IS NO HEAVEN FOR CONCEPTS

G.R. N'Namdi Gallery: Chicago    river north/near north side
110 North Peoria
Chicago, IL 60607
312-563-9240
http://www.grnnamdi.com
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening added about 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 about 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 about 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Carlos Estrada Vega: Walking to Cholula 2013

Roy Boyd Gallery    river north/near north side
739 North Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60654
312-642-1606
http://www.royboydgallery.com
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening added about 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Mel Keiser: The Écorchés

Schneider Gallery    river north/near north side
230 West Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60654
312-988-4033
http://schneidergallerychicago.com
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Opening added about 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Martina Lopez: Between Reason

Schneider Gallery    river north/near north side
230 West Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60654
312-988-4033
http://schneidergallerychicago.com
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Opening added about 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jamie Steele: Gone To Seed

Schneider Gallery    river north/near north side
230 West Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60654
312-988-4033
http://schneidergallerychicago.com
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Opening added about 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Undergraduate Exhibition

School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) - Sullivan Galleries    michigan ave/downtown
33 S. State St.
Chicago , IL 60603
http://www.saic.edu/exhibitions
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening added about 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 about 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 about 1 year ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Naked Amolng Wolves

Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership    michigan ave/downtown
610 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605
312-322-1700
http://www.spertus.edu
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Screening added about 1 year ago

Directed by Frank Beyer, 1963124 min, b/w, German with English subtitles Set just prior to the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp, Naked Among Wolves is the true story of prisoners who risked their lives to hide a small Jewish boy from their captors. Based on Bruno Apitz's novel and featuring award-winning actor Armin Mueller-Stahl, Frank Beyer's film explores the antifascists' dilemma o...   [more]


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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 about 1 year ago



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