TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (8/11-8/17)

August 11, 2016 · Print This Article

1. Dissecting Signifiers

August 12, 2016, 6-9PM
Work by: Salvador Dominguez, Jason Hawk, Chris Silva, and Asli Uludag (curated by Eric Gushee)
Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art: 2320 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622


2. Limits Within Limits

August 13, 2016, 6-10PM
Work by by: Kate Bonner and Michael Rocco Ruglio-Misurell
LVL3 Gallery: 1542 N Milwaukee Ave, Fl 3, Chicago, IL 60622


3. 081216

August 12, 2016, 6-9PM
Work by: Dante Lentz
Samuel: 1917 W Division St., Chicago, IL 60622


4. What Is and Never Was

August 13, 2016, 7PM-2AM
Work by: Eden Mitsenmacher, Caitlin Ryan, Dan Streeting, Francine LeClercq, Nancy Wisti Grayson, Michael Rado, Raegan Bird, Sarra Jahedi, and Nathan Dragon (curated by Jen Gribbin)
Parenthesis Gallery: 2333 W. Ohio Street, Apt 2F, Chicago, IL 60612


5. Material Flex

August 12, 2016, 7-10PM
Work by: Shannon Crider, Kevin Goodrich, Daniel Hojnacki, Jeroen Nelemans, and Julie Weber
Johalla Projects: 1821 W Hubbard St, # 209, Chicago, IL 60622


Lumpen has been here for a quarter of a century.  Go get your Lumpen

25 Years of Lumpen

August 12, 2016, 5-11PM
Maria’s Packaged Goods & Community Bar: 960 W 31st St, Chicago, IL 60608

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

May 14, 2015 · Print This Article

1. Liminal Portraits at Co-Prosperity Sphere


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


Work by Kristina Paabus.

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

3. Activate: Nightbloom at Sullivan Center Alleyway


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


Work by Dan Kestler.

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

5. Primal $ympathy at Galerie Fledermaus


Work by David Abed.

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

Top 5 Weekend Picks!

April 16, 2015 · Print This Article

1. Twist-flip-tremble-trace at Johalla Projects

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Work by Aimée Beaubien.

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

2. Scenic Overlook at Hyde Park Art Center

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Work by Susan Giles

Hyde Park Art Center is located at 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Reception Sunday, 3-5pm.

3. Shadowboxing the Axis at Gallery 400


Work by Soohyun Kim, Meredith Lackey and Sherwin Ovid.

Gallery 400 is located at 400 S. Peoria St. Reception Friday, 5-8pm.

4. The Arrows Like Soft Moon Beams at 65Grand

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Work by Ian Pedigo.

65Grand is located at 1369 W. Grand Ave. Reception 6-9pm.

5. Y’all and A Rock (me too) at Hidden Dog

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Work by Yani Aviles, Justin Chance, Connor Crable, Hunter Foster, Alyx Harch, Andrew Lu, Katie Rapheal, Amina Ross, Chase Schoonmaker, Emily Schulert, Simone Siegel, Cait Smith, Kelsey Strebler, Kate Ulschmid and Tongyu Zhao.

Hidden Dog is located at 2151 W. 21st St. Reception Friday 7-10pm.

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! (12/12-12/14)

December 11, 2014 · Print This Article

1. Ground Floor at Hyde Park Art Center

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Co-curated by Dawoud Bey, Michelle Grabner, Caroline Picard, and Daniel Sauter, Allison Peters Quinn and Kate Lorenz, with work by Evan Baden, Hannah Barco, Greg Browe, Houston Cofield, Maggie Crowley, Barbara Diener, Assaf Evron, Andrew Holmquist, Kelly Lloyd, Jesse Malmed, Esau McGhee, Ben Murray, Celeste Rapone, Kyle Schlie, Tina Tahir, Keijaun Thomas, Daniel Tucker, Ramyar Vala, Julie Weber and Nicole Wilson

Hyde Park Art Center is located at 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Reception Friday, 6-8pm.

2. Orchid at Adds Donna

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Work by Alex Chitty.

Adds Donna is located at 4223 W. Lake St. Reception Sunday, 2-5pm.

3. Double Cherry at Threewalls

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Curated by Katie Vota, Jonathan Kusnerek, Megan Cline, Abbey Muzatko, and Meredith Donnelly.

Threewalls is located at 119 N. Peoria St. Reception Friday, 8-11pm.

4. Hold Together at Johalla Projects

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Work by Lisa Lindvay.

Johalla Projects is located at 1821 W. Hubbard St. Reception Friday, 6-9pm.

5. Effeminaries at Western Exhibitions

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Curated by Matt Morris with work by Cameron Crawford, Danielle Dean, Chris Edwards, Greg Ito, Kacie Lambert and Joel Parsons.

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