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The Studio in the Field: Exhibit Reception and Film Screening

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
5:00 PM

John Crerar Library
Kathleen A. Zar Room
Free admission

Dean's Men Presents: Love's Labour's Lost

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:00 PM to Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Social Sciences Quad
Free admission

Presented by University Theater

Wrestling with Angels: A Night of Engaging the Bible and Each Other

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
7:30 PM

Rockefeller Chapel
Free admission

Jason Moran and The Bandwagon

Friday, May 29, 2015
7:30 PM

Logan Center, Performance Hall
$35 | $5 students

Apsara Spring Show: Veera

Saturday, May 30, 2015
7:30 PM

Logan Center Performance Hall
$7 advance | $10 at the door

Cathy Heifetz Memorial Concerts

Saturday, May 30, 2015
8:00 PM

Mandel Hall
Free admission
Donations requested: $10 | $5 students

Arts, Science & Culture: Compositions

Sunday, May 31, 2015
2:00 PM

Logan Center Performance Penthouse
Free and open to the public

Zum Gali Gali: Rockefeller’s Children’s Choir in concert

Sunday, May 31, 2015
3:00 PM

Rockefeller Chapel
Free admission

PhiNix Dance Crew Weekly Workshops

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 5:00 PM to Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Bartlett Dining Commons, Arts Rehearsal Space
Free admission


Windy City Breakdown

Friday, May 8, 2015 to Friday, May 29, 2015

Arts Incubator, Washington Park
Free admission

Test/Move/Play Ability

Friday, May 8, 2015 to Friday, June 5, 2015

Arts Incubator, Washington Park
Free admission

Flex Exhibitions: Felicia Grant Preston

Friday, April 3, 2015 to Friday, June 5, 2015

Arts Incubator, Washington Park
Free admission

Closeted/Out in the Quadrangles: A History of LGBTQ Life at the University of Chicago

Monday, March 30, 2015 to Monday, June 15, 2015

Regenstein Library, Special Collections Research Center
Free admission

Objects and Voices: A Collection of Stories

Thursday, February 12, 2015 to Sunday, June 21, 2015

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Jessica Stockholder: Rose's Inclination

Saturday, September 12, 2015 to Sunday, July 2, 2017

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

MINI EXHIBIT: Cairo in Chicago

Thursday, April 2, 2015 to Sunday, September 13, 2015

Oriental Institute
Free admission

The Studio in the Field: Techniques of Early Wildlife Photography

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 9:00 AM to Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 4:30 PM

John Crerar Library
Free admission

Expressionist Impulses in German and Central European Art, 1890–1990

Thursday, October 1, 2015 to Sunday, January 10, 2016

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission


Joffrey's artistic director Ashley Wheater to receive Jesse L. Rosenberger Medal

Wheater, who joined The Joffrey Ballet as its artistic director in 2007, is the 51st recipient of the Rosenberger Medal, established in 1917 by Mr. and Mrs. Jesse L. Rosenberger.

Anthony C. Yu, PhD '69, translator and scholar of religion and literature, 1938-2015

Anthony C. Yu, a scholar of religion and literature best known for his landmark translation of the Chinese epic The Journey to the West, died May 12 after a brief illness.

Kanye West performs at Chance the Rapper's open-mic event

After receiving an honorary doctorate from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago Monday, West performed at Chance the Rapper's open-mic night for high school students at the Logan Center for the Arts.

Lights, Camera, Action—and Where to Find Them

A student's perspective on filmmaking with Fire Escape Films, UChicago’s student film organization.

University of Chicago acquires papers of cartoonist Daniel Clowes

UChicago Library has acquired the papers of cartoonist Daniel Clowes, giving researchers access to never-before-seen notes and sketches from the acclaimed comic book author.

Logan Center's Executive Director Bill Michel to be honored at 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival Benefit

Thursday, June 25, 6-8:30pm
The Promontory Music Venue
1539 E. 53rd Street

UChicago Press honors Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo for book on history of Mexico City

University of Chicago Press awards the 2015 Gordon J. Laing Prize to Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo, professor of history, for his book, I Speak of the City.

Neubauer Collegium celebrates opening of new home at 5701 S. Woodlawn

The Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society celebrates the opening of its permanent home at 5701 S. Woodlawn Ave. with its inaugural exhibition, “No Longer Art: Salvage Art Institute”.

Exhibition highlights artistic development of DOVA students

Listen as the students describe their work and how they collaborated on the exhibition.

Around Chicago

Goethe Picnic in the Park

Thursday, May 28, 2015
6:00 PM

Presented by the Smart Museum of Art and the Goethe-Institut Chicago
Free admission | Registration required

First Floor Theater

Founded by UChicago graduates as a home for alumni artists, First Floor Theater creates work that places new convictions in conversation with old discourse. UChicago students receive $10 tickets to all main-stage productions with the use of their Arts Pass.

Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago, founded in 1954, is renowned internationally for its artistic excellence. Students may use their Arts Pass to obtain discounted tickets by registering with Lyric Opera's free NExT program.

The New Colony

The New Colony, the 2011 recipient of the Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theater Award, strives to contribute original material to the American artistic canon and develop a new kind of theater going audience. Use your Arts Pass for UChicago-exclusive discounts.

Steppenwolf Theatre Company

World-renowned Steppenwolf Theatre Company is seated at the heart of Lincoln Park. Students can purchase $15 tickets online or in person for all of their subscription series productions via Arts Pass.

The Art Institute of Chicago

One of the world’s premier art museums and a popular destination for visitors from around the globe. Located at Michigan and Adams. Free admission for University of Chicago Students via Arts Pass when you present your UCID at the ticket counter.

Harris Theater at Millennium Park

The Harris is the home of a myriad of Chicago’s most exciting music and dance companies.

Arts Pass discounts available for UChicago students.

National Museum of Mexican Art

Located in the Pilsen neighborhood. Free admittance to students via Arts Pass. Stay tuned for University nights and other special events throughout the year.

Gene Siskel Film Center

The Gene Siskel Film Center features several screenings every night of the week. UChicago students receive exclusive discounts and privileges through Arts Pass.

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