TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (7/14-7/20)

July 14, 2016 · Print This Article

1. I Envy the Kangaroos

July 16, 2016, 7-8:30PM
Work by: Maritea Dæhlin
DfbrL8r: 1463 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642


2. Post Black Folk Art in America 1930-1980-2016

July 15, 2016, 5:30-8:30PM
Curated by Faheem Majeed
Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art: 756 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60642


3. Can the Spectator Speak?


July 15, 2016, 5-8PM
Work by: Rashayla Marie Brown
Aspect/Ratio: 119 N Peoria Street #3D, Chicago, IL 60607


4. Longissimus Dorsi


July 15, 2016, 6PM
Work by: Alex Leasure, Charlie Kelman, Isabelle Frances McGuire, Madison Jane Brotherton, Parker Bright, Rose Pettuls, and Wei Shen
4e Gallery: 2255 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60616


5. Terrible Place


July 15, 2016, 8-11PM
Work by: Nick Mayer, Antoinette Suiter, and Luiso Ponce (writing by Phoebe Wang)
Samuel: 1917 W Division St., Chicago, IL 60622


Our strength and our dignity resides in one another so please participate, please listen for those with no voice, and please speak until all of us can be heard.

Freedom Dreams Artists Talk + Performance


July 14, 2016, 7PM
Work by: Eve Ewing, Fereshteh HT, Sherwin Ovid, Damon Locks
Pop Up Just Art Gallery: 729 W Maxwell St, Chicago, IL 60612


Fellowship: Solidarity


July 14, 2016, 6:30PM – 9:30PM
Mana Contemporary: 2233 S Throop St, Chicago, IL 60608

Brought to you by Threewalls, in partnership with Hyde Park Art Center, Hyde Park Jazz Festival, Links Hall, MANA Contemporary, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, and Woman Made Gallery


Lucky Pierre’s Precarity Happy Hour

July 14, 2016, 5PM – 7PM
Gallery 400: 400 S Peoria St, Chicago IL, 60607

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/17-7/19)

July 16, 2015 · Print This Article

1. Hot Slice at Zolla/Lieberman Gallery


Curated by Liz Nielsen and Carolina Wheat, with work by Aaron Johnson, Alyse Ronayne, Angelina Gualdoni, Annie Ewaskio, April Childers, Brian Andrew Whiteley, Christian Sampson, Clive Murphy, Jeremy Couillard, Justin Davis Anderson, Livia Corona Benjamin, Liz Nielsen, Mike Schreiber, Monica Lorraine Bernal, Stacie Johnson and Yevgenia S. Bara.

Zolla/Lieberman Gallery is located at 325 W. Huron St. Reception Friday, 5-8pm.

2. Uncommon Commonalities at Aspect/Ratio

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Curated by Sandy Guttman and Jeroen Nelemans, with work by Einat Amir, Guy Ben-Ner, Rashayla Marie Brown, Glen Fogel and Desirée Holman.

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

3. Ivory Anthropologie at Corbett vs. Dempsey


Work by Cauleen Smith.

Corbett vs. Dempsey is located at 1120 N. Ashland Ave. Reception Saturday, 6-8pm.

4. Porn Again Vol.2 – A$$Mutation at The Learning Machine


Work by Sofia Moreno.

The Learning Machine is located at 3145 S. Morgan St. Reception Friday, 7-10pm.

5. Orients at The Chicago Urban Art Society


Work by Gregory Bae.

The Chicago Urban Art Society is located at 3636 S. Iron St. Reception is Friday, 6:30-9pm.

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

June 4, 2015 · Print This Article

1. Rapid Pulse at multiple locations throughout Chicago


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


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! (3/13-3/15)

March 12, 2015 · Print This Article

1. A l’ouest at Johalla Projects


Work by Marzena Abrahamik.

Johalla Projects is located at 1821 W. Hubbard St. Reception Friday, 7-10pm.

2. DRESSING the FUTURE in MY HUMILITY at Defibrillator Gallery


Work by Joshua McGarvey.

Defibrillator Gallery is located at 1463 W. Chicago Ave. Reception Saturday, 7pm.

3. March of Progress at Bert Green Fine Art


Work by Scott Horsley.

Bert Green Fine Art is located at 8 S. Michigan Ave. Reception Saturday, 5-8pm.

4. Marco G. Ferrari at Aspect/Ratio

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Video work by Ferrari.

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

5. Marginalia at 4th Ward Project Space


Work by Eric Saudi.

4th Ward Project Space is located at 5338 S. Kimbark Ave. Reception Sunday, 4-7pm.

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (1/30-2/1)

January 29, 2015 · Print This Article

1. g(URL)_FREAX at Church of Templehead

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Curated by Paula Nacif, James Theophilos and Nu Evil, with work by Lal Avgen, Mouthy Women (Olive Stefanski + Magritte Nankin), James Theophilos, Codi Suzanne Oliver, nu Evil, Paula Nacif, Jane Rawl?ngs, Anna Russett, Yaloopop, Isabelle McGuire + MJ Brotherton, Sarah Rooney, Christine Janokowicz, Cybertwees (Gabriella Hileman, May Waver + Violet Forest), Molly Hewitt, Gaby Cepeda, Emilie Gervais and Stephanie McCowat.

Church of Templehead is located at 1901 S. Allport St. Reception Saturday, 7-11pm.

2. Sophont at Aspect/Ratio

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Work by Desirrée Holman.

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

3. Geigeer/Welsh at Document


Work by Marcus Geiger and Margaret Welsh.

Document is located at 845 W. Washington Ave. 3rd Fl. Reception Friday, 5-8pm.

4. The Relaxing Lady’s Library at Tritriangle



Created by Jessica Speer.

Tritriangle is located at 1550 N. Milwaukee Ave. 3rd Fl. Reception Sunday, 11am-7pm.

5. Chrysanthemums at Night Club


Work by Andrew Christopher Green.

Night Club is located at 2017 W. Moffat St. #1. Performance 7-9pm.