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  • Sunday, November 19th 2017

  • Sector 2337

    2337 N Milwaukee Ave  / +17736878481 / www.sector2337.com
    Wed - Sun 12pm to 6pm

    Coming of Age: A Group Exhibition

    Sep 9 - Nov 19, 2017

    Featuring Rebecca Beachy, Rhonda Holberton, Essi Kausalainen, Takahiro Iwasaki, Aki Inomata, Ebony G. Patterson, and Tsherin Sherpa
  • Wednesday, November 22nd 2017

  • Corbett vs. Dempsey

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

    Lui Shtini A Sawdust Feast

    Oct 20 - Nov 22, 2017

  • Thursday, November 30th 2017

  • PATRON

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

    Nick van Woert Dirtnap

    Sep 15 - Nov 30, 2017

    PATRON is pleased to announce our first solo exhibition with New York based artist Nick van Woert.
  • Friday, December 1st 2017

  • 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

    O.L.A.F.T.

    Oct 22 - Dec 1, 2017

  • Saturday, December 2nd 2017

  • Kavi Gupta Gallery | Elizabeth St

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

    Jose Lerma Nunquam Prandium Liberum

    Sep 9 - Dec 2, 2017

  • Kavi Gupta Gallery | Elizabeth St

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

    Gerald Williams

    Sep 9 - Dec 2, 2017

  • Sunday, December 3rd 2017

  • Roman Susan

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

    Chris Zain Admission of Aggregate

    Nov 10 - Dec 3, 2017

    Suspended in time and undefined by polished surfaces or clean lines, Admission of Aggregate is a snapshot of matter in flux.
  • Friday, December 8th 2017

  • The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Galleries

    Sullivan Galleries and Betty Rymer, 33 S. State Street, 7th floor  / +13126296635 / saic.edu/sullivangalleries
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Apichatpong Weerasethakul The Serenity of Madness

    Sep 16 - Dec 8, 2017

  • Saturday, December 9th 2017

  • Rhona Hoffman Gallery

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

    Jacob Hashimoto The Dark Isn't the Thing to Worry About

    Oct 27 - Dec 9, 2017

  • Shane Campbell Gallery | South Loop

    2021 S. Wabash Ave.  / +13122262223 / shanecampbellgallery.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    John McAllister botanic haunting soft-static

    Oct 28 - Dec 9, 2017

    Shane Campbell Gallery, South Loop
  • Sunday, December 10th 2017

  • Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University

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

    Carrie Mae Weems: Ritual and Revolution

    Sep 12 - Dec 10, 2017

    An installation work of printed banners and sound, Ritual and Revolution explores the historic human struggle for equality and justice.
  • Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University

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

    “Looking Life Right Straight in the Face”: The Art of Purvis Young

    Sep 23 - Dec 10, 2017

    An exhibition of paintings and drawings by the self-trained artist Purvis Young (1943-2010) from the Block Museum collection.
  • DePaul Art Museum

    935 W Fullerton  / +17733257506 / museums.depaul.edu
    Wed - Thu 11am to 7pm, Fri 11am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Ângela Ferreira Zip Zap and Zumbi

    Sep 7 - Dec 10, 2017

  • DePaul Art Museum

    935 W Fullerton  / +17733257506 / museums.depaul.edu
    Wed - Thu 11am to 7pm, Fri 11am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Senga Nengudi Improvisational Gestures

    Sep 7 - Dec 10, 2017

  • Intuit: The Center for Intuit and Outsider Art

    756 N. Milwaukee Avenue  / +13122439088 / www.art.org
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm, Thu 11am to 7:30pm

    Henry Darger Darger + War: Violence and Loss in Self-Taught Art

    Sep 15 - Dec 10, 2017

    Darger + War: Violence and Loss in Self-Taught Art explores the complex intersection of art and war through the lens of self-taught art.
  • LVL3

    1542 N Milwaukee, 3rd Floor  / +13124690333 / lvl3gallery.com
    Sun 1pm to 4pm

    Jeffly Gabriela Molina, Curtis Stage, Matthew Schlagbaum, Esther Rui Wasteland Dream

    Oct 28 - Dec 10, 2017

    LVL3 is proud to present Wasteland Dream, a group show featuring Jeffly Gabriela Molina, Curtis Stage, Matthew Schlagbaum, and Esther Ruiz.
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (MCA Chicago)

    220 East Chicago Avenue  / +13122802660 / mcachicago.org
    Tue 10am to 9pm, Wed - Thu 10am to 5pm, Fri 10am to 9pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    To the Racy Brink

    Jul 1 - Dec 10, 2017

  • National Museum of Mexican Art

    1852 W. 19th Street  / +13127381503 / nationalmuseumofmexicanart.org
    Sun 10am to 5pm, Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm

    Day of the Dead: Tilica y flaca es la calaca

    Sep 22 - Dec 10, 2017

  • Friday, December 15th 2017

  • 65GRAND

    3252 W. North Ave., 1st Floor  / 312-719-4325 / 65grand.com
    Thu 6pm to 9pm, Fri - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Deborah Handler

    Nov 17 - Dec 15, 2017

  • Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society, University of Chicago

    5701 South Woodlawn Avenue  / +17737026030 / neubauercollegium.uchicago.edu/exhibitions
    Mon - Fri 11am to 5pm

    Terence Gower Havana Case Study

    Sep 12 - Dec 15, 2017

  • Saturday, December 16th 2017

  • 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

    Traduttore, Traditore

    Nov 3 - Dec 16, 2017

    Curated by Karen Greenwalt and Katja Rivera
  • Aspect/Ratio

    864 N Ashland  / +17732067354 / aspectratioprojects.com
    Wed - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Alejandro Figueredo Díaz-Perera Love is a Rebellious Bird

    Nov 3 - Dec 16, 2017

    Aspect/Ratio is pleased to present new work from gallery artist Alejandro Figueredo Díaz-Perera
  • THE MISSION

    1431 W. Chicago Avenue  / +13122431200 / themissionprojects.com
    Tue - Wed 11am to 5pm, Fri - Sat 11am to 5pm

    Sarah Lee & Noah Singer Control & Contrast

    Nov 3 - Dec 16, 2017

  • Sunday, December 17th 2017

  • 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

    Sheri Rush Portals of Discovery

    Oct 15 - Dec 17, 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

    Bruce Nauman and Auguste Rodin The Hysterical Material

    Sep 14 - Dec 17, 2017

    This exhibition investigates the emotional possibility of material in works Auguste Rodin and Bruce Nauman.
  • 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

    Jayna Zweiman Welcome Blanket

    Jul 18 - Dec 17, 2017

    Pussyhat Project co-founder reimagines the length of the proposed US-Mexico border wall as a tapestry of handmade blankets.
  • Thursday, December 21st 2017

  • Zolla/Lieberman Gallery

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

    David Kroll

    Nov 3 - Dec 21, 2017

  • Friday, December 22nd 2017

  • The Arts Club of Chicago

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

    Roman Ondak Man Walking Toward a Fata Morgana

    Sep 12 - Dec 22, 2017

  • Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP)

    600 South Michigan Avenue, Columbia College Chicago  / +13126635554 / mocp.org
    Mon - Wed 10am to 5pm, Thu 10am to 8pm, Fri - Sat 10am to 5pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm

    Disruptive Perspectives

    Oct 12 - Dec 22, 2017

    Disruptive Perspectives explores gender, sexuality, and identity, and the vast spectrum beyond simplistic binaries.
  • Western Exhibitions

    1709 W Chicago, Second Floor  / +13124808390 / westernexhibitions.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Faith Wilding Un-Natural Parables

    Nov 3 - Dec 22, 2017

  • Saturday, December 23rd 2017

  • ANDREW RAFACZ

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

    Caroline Wells Chandler Orange Sunshine

    Nov 4 - Dec 23, 2017

  • ANDREW RAFACZ

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

    Zachary Buchner Lost in a Dream

    Nov 4 - Dec 23, 2017

  • Carrie Secrist Gallery

    835 West Washington Boulevard  / +13124910917 / secristgallery.com
    Tue - Fri 10:30am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Gallery artists 25 YEARS

    Nov 4 - Dec 23, 2017

    Celebrating 25 years, Carrie Secrist Gallery presents an exhibition of gallery artists who have created work celebrating this milestone.
  • Document

    1709 West Chicago avenue  / +12627193500 / www.documentspace.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Andy Cahill Icons and Rituals

    Nov 4 - Dec 23, 2017

  • moniquemeloche

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

    Carrie Schneider Moon Drawings

    Nov 11 - Dec 23, 2017

    Time, seriality, and chance are explored in a series of unique prints, presented in Schneider's fourth solo exhibition at moniquemeloche.
  • Regards

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

    John Pittman Grace

    Nov 4 - Dec 23, 2017

  • Saturday, December 30th 2017

  • Carl Hammer Gallery

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

    Neil Goodman Twists and Turns

    Nov 3 - Dec 30, 2017

    New Sculpture
  • Zg Gallery

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

    JACKIE TILESTON “Handbook for Unknowing”

    Nov 3 - Dec 30, 2017

    New Paintings & Installation
  • Zg Gallery

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

    Amy Casey “Critical Mass”

    Nov 3 - Dec 30, 2017

    New paintings currently on view in our Office Space
  • Sunday, December 31st 2017

  • The Art Institute of Chicago

    111 South Michigan Avenue  / +13124433600 / artic.edu/aic
    Mon - Wed 10:30am to 5pm, Thu 10:30am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10:30am to 5pm

    Past Forward: Architecture and Design at the Art Institute

    Sep 12 - Dec 31, 2017

  • The Art Institute of Chicago

    111 South Michigan Avenue  / +13124433600 / artic.edu/aic
    Mon - Wed 10:30am to 5pm, Thu 10:30am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10:30am to 5pm

    Leigh Ledare: The Plot—Ruttenberg Contemporary Photography Series

    Sep 9 - Dec 31, 2017

  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (MCA Chicago)

    220 East Chicago Avenue  / +13122802660 / mcachicago.org
    Tue 10am to 9pm, Wed - Thu 10am to 5pm, Fri 10am to 9pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Chicago Works: Amanda Williams

    Jul 18 - Dec 31, 2017

  • Monday, January 1st 2018

  • moniquemeloche

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

    Karen Reimer on the wall

    Sep 1, 2017 - Jan 1, 2018

    A site-specific meditation on the larger collapse of cultural foundations, and our capacity to live in the climate of the future.
  • Saturday, January 6th 2018

  • Graham Foundation

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

    David Hartt In the Forest

    Sep 14, 2017 - Jan 6, 2018

  • Sunday, January 7th 2018

  • The Art Institute of Chicago

    111 South Michigan Avenue  / +13124433600 / artic.edu/aic
    Mon - Wed 10:30am to 5pm, Thu 10:30am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10:30am to 5pm

    Tarsila do Amaral: Inventing Modern Art in Brazil

    Oct 8, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

  • Chicago Architecture Biennial

    Multiple Locations  / +13128548200 / chicagoarchitecturebiennial.org

    Sep 16, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

    Chicago Architecture Biennial 2017
  • Chicago Cultural Center

    78 E. Washington St. / chicagoculturalcenter.org
    Mon - Thu 9am to 7pm, Fri 9am to 6pm, Sat 9am to 6pm, Sun 10am to 6pm

    Chicago Architecture Biennial: Make New History

    Sep 16, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

  • Historic Water Tower Gallery

    806 N. Michigan Ave  / +13127420808 / cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/city_gallery_in_thehistoricwatertower.html
    10am to 6:30pm daily

    Chicago Architecture Biennial - James Welling, Gerard & Kelly

    Sep 16, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

  • 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

    Amanda Williams and IIT Students Materials Decoded

    Sep 10, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

  • 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

    Brown People Are the Wrens in the Parking Lot

    Nov 10, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

    The Wrens campaign is a project that brings together various communities to reflect on issues of connectedness, home and immigration.
  • Spertus Institute

    610 S. Michigan Avenue  / +13123221700 / spertus.edu
    Sun 10am to 5pm, Mon - Wed 9am to 5pm, Fri 9am to 3pm

    Outside Inside: Exploring Boundaries and Otherness

    Sep 17, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018

    New Works by Fellows of the Midwest Jewish Artists Lab
  • Sunday, January 14th 2018

  • Intuit: The Center for Intuit and Outsider Art

    756 N. Milwaukee Avenue  / +13122439088 / www.art.org
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm, Thu 11am to 7:30pm

    Henry Darger Orphans and the Construction of Race

    Jul 14, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018

    Orphans and the Construction of Race centers on Darger’s late collages, including photographic reproductions of Asian “war-orphans.”
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (MCA Chicago)

    220 East Chicago Avenue  / +13122802660 / mcachicago.org
    Tue 10am to 9pm, Wed - Thu 10am to 5pm, Fri 10am to 9pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Woman with a Camera

    Jul 8, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018

  • 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

    Lene Berg, Olga Chernysheva, Anri Sala, Cauleen Smith, and others Revolution Every Day

    Sep 14, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018

    Presented on the centenary of the Russian Revolution, this exhibition juxtaposes Soviet posters with works on video and film.
  • Monday, January 15th 2018

  • The Art Institute of Chicago

    111 South Michigan Avenue  / +13124433600 / artic.edu/aic
    Mon - Wed 10:30am to 5pm, Thu 10:30am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10:30am to 5pm

    Revoliutsiia! Demonstratsiia! Soviet Art Put to the Test

    Oct 29, 2017 - Jan 15, 2018

  • Sunday, January 28th 2018

  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (MCA Chicago)

    220 East Chicago Avenue  / +13122802660 / mcachicago.org
    Tue 10am to 9pm, Wed - Thu 10am to 5pm, Fri 10am to 9pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    We Are Here

    Oct 21, 2017 - Jan 28, 2018

    For the MCA’s 50th anniversary, a three-part exhibition draws from the MCA’s collection to explore the question: What is contemporary?
  • National Museum of Mexican Art

    1852 W. 19th Street  / +13127381503 / nationalmuseumofmexicanart.org
    Sun 10am to 5pm, Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm

    Placemaking & Landmarks - The Creation of Mexican Spaces in la Dieciocho

    Aug 29, 2017 - Jan 28, 2018

  • The Renaissance Society

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

    Alejandro Cesarco Song

    Nov 18, 2017 - Jan 28, 2018

    With video, sound, and photographic elements, this poetic installation features newly commissioned works alongside recent projects.
  • 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

    John Chamberlain, Walker Evans, Yves Klein, Xing Danwen Conversations with the Collection: Building Environments

    Aug 29, 2017 - Jan 28, 2018

    This exhibition mixes works from across eras, cultures, and media to question the ways we occupy and perceive the built environment.
  • Wednesday, January 31st 2018

  • moniquemeloche

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

    Amanda Williams off the wall

    Sep 1, 2017 - Jan 31, 2018

    A public art installation that explores our collective and often unchallenged acceptance of gold as both materially and socially valuable.
  • Sunday, March 4th 2018

  • The Art Institute of Chicago

    111 South Michigan Avenue  / +13124433600 / artic.edu/aic
    Mon - Wed 10:30am to 5pm, Thu 10:30am to 8pm, Fri - Sun 10:30am to 5pm

    India Modern: The Paintings of M. F. Husain

    Jul 14, 2017 - Mar 4, 2018

  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (MCA Chicago)

    220 East Chicago Avenue  / +13122802660 / mcachicago.org
    Tue 10am to 9pm, Wed - Thu 10am to 5pm, Fri 10am to 9pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 5pm

    Michael Rakowitz: Backstroke of the West

    Sep 16, 2017 - Mar 4, 2018

    Based in Chicago, Iraqi-American artist Michael Rakowitz makes work that explores recent contested social, political and cultural histories.
  • Sunday, March 11th 2018

  • Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University

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

    William Blake and the Age of Aquarius

    Sep 23, 2017 - Mar 11, 2018

    The Block presents a major exhibition on British poet and artist William Blake and the 20th century counterculture artists he inspired.
  • Sunday, July 1st 2018

  • 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

    Emmanuel Pratt Radical [Re]Constructions

    Sep 12, 2017 - Jul 1, 2018

    Emmanuel Pratt blends art, architecture, and urban agriculture to transform the Smart Museum's threshold with a site-specific installation.