Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/10-7/12)

July 9, 2015 · Print This Article

1. Three the Hard Way at Logan Center for the Arts

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Work by Ayana Contreras, James T. Green and David Leggett.

Logan Center for the Arts is located at 915 E. 60th St. Reception Friday, 6-9pm.

2. ANX/XV at Roots and Culture

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Work by Joshua Johnson, Adrienne Miller, Allen Moore, Stuart Snoddy and Marcy Thomas.

Roots and Culture is located at 1034 N. Milwaukee Ave. Reception Friday, 6-9pm.

3. Wherever at LVL3

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Work by Yuna Baek, Adi Goodrich, James T Green, Emily Haasch, Andy Hall, Clay Hickson, Cody Hudson, Ania Jaworska, Quinn Keaveney, Chad Kouri, Jason Pickleman, John Pobojewski, Alexa Viscius and Bryce Wilner.

LVL3 is located at 1542 N. Milwaukee Ave. Reception Saturday, 6-10pm.

4. The Chicago Project VI at Catherine Edelman Gallery

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Work by Garrett Baumer, Katarzyna Derda, Dan Herman, Elaine Suzanne Miller, Kevin Shick, Jason Vaughn, Lauren Wilkins and Everett C. Williams.

Catherine Edelman Gallery is located at 300 W. Superior St. Reception Friday, 5-8pm.

5. Wilderness and Household at THE MISSION

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Work by Michael Hall and Yhelena Hall.

THE MISSION is located at 1431 W. Chicago Ave. Reception Friday, 6-8pm.

And no, for those of you that are curious, the Top 5 is not a bi-weekly column, it is weekly with minor exceptions. Thank you for reading the Top 5 and Bad at Sports.

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/3-7/5)

July 2, 2015 · Print This Article

So, uh, it’s the weekend of Fourth of July. Which means there aren’t even five shows. So here, this is the one thing you should go to, if you’re not to busy getting trashed and shooting roman candles and bottle rockets at eachother:

Complementary Width at The Franklin

Work by Anna Kunz, Luis Romero, Mika Horibuchi, Thaddeus Kellstadt, Josue Pellot, Jose Lerma, Michelle Anne Harris and Summer Air.

The Franklin is located at 3522 W. Franklin Blvd. Reception Saturday, 6-10pm.

 

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (6/19-6/21)

June 18, 2015 · Print This Article

1. At Large at Night Club

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Work by Doug Ischar.

Night Club is located at 3325 N. Pulaski Rd. Reception Saturday, 6-9pm.

2. Grey Area at Western Exhibitions

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Work by Edie Fake.

Western Exhibitions is located at 845 W. Washington Blvd. Reception Friday, 5-8pm.

3. Suffocated From the Inside at Andrew Rafacz

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Work by Ivan Lozano.

Andrew Rafacz is located at 835 W. Washington Blvd. Reception Saturday, 4-7pm.

4. Roots at Linda Warren Gallery

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Work by Jason Brammer, Doug Fogelson, Carson Fox, Conrad Freiburg, Nicole Gordon, Michiko Itatani, Emmett Kerrigan, William Eckhardt Kohler, Brenda Moore, Judith Mullen, Joseph Noderer, Jennifer Presant, Nina Rizzo, Zach Taylor, Tom Torluemke, Chris Uphues, Tom Van Eynde and Matthew Woodward.

Linda Warren Gallery is located at 327 N. Aberdeen St. Reception Friday, 6-9pm.

5. How to Build Bars at PeregrineProgram

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Work by Charles Fogarty.

PeregrineProgram is located at 3311 W. Carroll Ave. Reception Sunday, 1-4pm.

Top 5 Weekend Picks (6/5-6/7)

June 4, 2015 · Print This Article

1. Rapid Pulse at multiple locations throughout Chicago

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A multi-site performance art festival.

Performances occur at various locations. Rapid Pulse runs from Thursday 6/4 – Sunday 6/7 and Thursday 6/11 – Sunday 6/14.

2. Touchers at Aspect/Ratio

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Work by Jillian Mayer.

Aspect/Ratio is located at 119 N. Peoria St. Reception Friday, 5-8pm.

3. Hard Heads, Sweet Knees, Forked Tongues at The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art

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Work by Art Paul.

The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art is locate at 2320 W. Chicago Ave. Reception Friday, 6-9pm.

4. Funeral Mountain at Kavi Gupta Gallery

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Work by Claire Sherman.

Kavi Gupta Gallery is located at 835 W. Washington Blvd. Reception Saturday, 4-7pm.

5. Negative Jam: Last Year On The Internet at Ordinary Projects

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A project by Negative Jam

Ordinary Projects is located at 2233 S. Throop St. Reception Saturday, 6-10pm. RSVP on website.

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (5/15-5/17)

May 14, 2015 · Print This Article

1. Liminal Portraits at Co-Prosperity Sphere

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Work by the Optics Division of the Metabolic Studio.

Co-Prosperity Sphere is located at 3219 S. Morgan St. Reception Friday, 6-10pm.

2. Even If at Fernwey

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Work by Kristina Paabus.

Fernwey is located at 916 N. Damen Ave. Reception Friday, 6-9pm.

3. Activate: Nightbloom at Sullivan Center Alleyway

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Johalla Projects and Chicago Loop Alliance present work by Jeffrey Michael Austin, Elizabeth Cronin of Asrai Garden, Heather Gabel, Andrea Jablonski, Johnny Decker Miller, Lauren Payne, Suzy Poling and Charles E. Roberts III.

Sullivan Center Alleyway is located on Monroe St. between State St. and Wabash Ave. Reception Friday, 5-10pm.

4. The Raft of the Medusa at Rational Park

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Work by Dan Kestler.

Rational Park is located at 2557 W. North Ave. Reception Friday, 7-11pm.

5. Primal $ympathy at Galerie Fledermaus

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Work by David Abed.

Galerie Fledermaus is located at 2136 W. North Ave. Reception Friday, 6-9pm.