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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Francesco Pergolei: Heroes

Catherine Edelman Gallery    river north/near north side
300 W. Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60654
312.266.2350
http://www.edelmangallery.com/
May 6th - July 1st - closing in 4 days
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We are proud to present the American debut of Italian photographer, Francesco Pergolesi (b. 1975, Venice), in a one-person exhibition, Heroes. The show opens May 6 and runs through July 1, 2016. There will be an opening reception with the artist on Friday, May 6, from 5 to 7 p.m. Francesco Pergolesi was raised in Spoleto, a small Italian village filled with artisan shops and small businesses. Now s...   [more]

Opening: May 6th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Kayla Anderson, Dave Eassa, Carlos Franco, Denise Treizman: Improbable

LVL3 Gallery    north side
1542 Milwaukee Ave. #3
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 469-0333
http://www.lvl3gallery.com
May 28th - July 3rd - closing in 6 days
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LVL3 is happy to present Improbable, a group show in partnership with the ACRE residency program. This year LVL3 is excited to feature Kayla Anderson, Dave Eassa, Carlos Franco, and Denise Treizman. All four artists were ACRE residents during the 2015 Summer Session. Through questioning nuances of histories, material, and space, these four artists bring light to unexpected assimilations.   [more]

Opening: May 28th   6:00 PM - 10:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Diane Simpson: BMO Harris Bank Chicago Works: Diane Simpson

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
February 16th - July 3rd - closing in 6 days
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Longtime member of Chicago’s art community, Diane Simpson (American, b. 1935) makes distinctive sculpture that have gained recognition both nationally and internationally. Originating as a commission from the Racine Art Museum, Wisconsin, which occupies a former department store, Window Dressing was designed for the museum’s six street-level display windows. Four of these six...   [more]

Opening: February 16th   10:00 AM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Materials Inside and Out

The Art Institute of Chicago    michigan ave/downtown
111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603
312-443-3600
http://www.artic.edu
September 30th, 2015 - July 3rd - closing in 6 days
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Inspired by the working process of international architect David Adjaye, this installation in the Ryan Learning Center interactive gallery invites visitors of all ages to discover how architects use building materials like wood, fabric, ceramic tiles, laminates, paint, stone, and plastics to create form and atmosphere. Visitors can arrange material samples and sketches to create a “mood board&rdqu...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b eighth blackbird Residency

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)    michigan ave/downtown
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
312.280.2660
http://www.mcachicago.org/
September 1st, 2015 - July 10th - closing in 13 days
added 6 months ago

From September 2015 to June 2016, eighth blackbird, a Chicago-based music ensemble, takes up residence in the MCA galleries. For the first time, the Grammy Award–winning group brings its private rehearsal work into the public arena, preparing new compositions live in the galleries. When the musicians are away, video and audio provide viewers with inside access to their process of making mu...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Azadeh Akhlaghi, Gohar Dashti, Shadi Ghadirian, Babak Kazemi, Abbas Kowsari, Ali Nadjian, Ramyar Manouchehrzadeh, Newsha Tavakolian, Sadegh Tirafkan: Burnt Generation: Contemporary Iranian Photography

Museum of Contemporary Photography    michigan ave/downtown
Columbia College Chicago, 600 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
312-663-5554
http://www.mocp.org
April 21st - July 10th - closing in 13 days
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This group exhibition seeks to convey the variety of ways in which decades of political unrest and social upheaval have impacted the Iranian people through a mix of documentary photography, portraiture and fine art photography. Moving through urban and rural locales, the exhibition will offer a rare opportunity to set aside the stereotypical, mediated imagery of Iran and enter directly into the wor...   [more]

Opening: April 21st   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Hossein Fatemi: Midwest Photographers Project: Hossein Fatemi

Museum of Contemporary Photography    michigan ave/downtown
Columbia College Chicago, 600 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
312-663-5554
http://www.mocp.org
April 21st - July 10th - closing in 13 days
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Since 1997, Chicago-based photojournalist Hossein Fatemi (Iranian, b. 1980; resides in Chicago, IL) has traveled throughout the Middle East, covering global social issues and current affairs. His series An Iranian Journey documents the daily life of youth in Fatemi’s homeland of Iran, presenting an alternative picture of a country that has been demonized, sanctioned, and isolated for over th...   [more]

Opening: April 21st   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b The Inspired Chinese Brush

The Art Institute of Chicago    michigan ave/downtown
111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603
312-443-3600
http://www.artic.edu
April 7th - July 11th - closing in 14 days
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The primary tools of the traditional Chinese painter are black water-based ink and bamboo brushes with animal-hair tips. By controlling the density of ink and the movement, pressure, and speed of the brush, artists could interpret the world around them through a rich variety of textural effects. Whereas some brushstrokes are visually descriptive—wet, blurry washes that evoke mist or sharp, &ldqu...   [more]



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