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Events

O-Week: Coffee and Calligraphy

Thursday, September 21, 2017
8:00 AM

Tom Mullaney - "The Chinese Typewriter"

Thursday, September 21, 2017
6:00 PM

Kate Evans - "Threads: From the Refugee Crisis" - Megan Byrd

Friday, September 22, 2017
6:00 PM

Anthony Madrid - "Try Never"

Friday, September 22, 2017
6:00 PM

Exhibitions

Jennifer Packer: Tenderheaded

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 12:00 PM to Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Cinthia Marcelle and Tiago Mata Machado: Divine Violence

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 6:00 PM to Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Havana Case Study Exhibition

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 to Friday, December 15, 2017

Emmanuel Pratt: Radical [Re]Constructions

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 to Sunday, June 10, 2018

Revolution Every Day

Thursday, September 14, 2017 to Sunday, January 14, 2018

Havana Case Study Exhibition

Thursday, September 14, 2017 to Sunday, December 17, 2017

Rare Earth

Friday, September 22, 2017 to Friday, November 17, 2017

Conversations with the Collection: Building/Environments

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 to Sunday, January 28, 2018

Jayna Zweiman: Welcome Blanket

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 to Sunday, December 17, 2017

Around Chicago

Chicago's Own Mount Rushmore? Huge Mural Will Honor Iconic Chicago Women

Oprah Winfrey, Gwendolyn Brooks and other powerful women in Chicago history will line up in formation Downtown in the biggest painting yet by Kerry James Marshall.

Your guide to the Hyde Park Jazz Festival

The Hyde Park Jazz Festival has become a magnet for thousands of listeners each fall, the 11th annual event featuring Chicago and visiting musicians on several stages this weekend.

Frankie Knuckles benefit honors 'godfather of house music'

The foundation's recent achievements that included placing Knuckles’ vinyl collection into the Stony Island Arts Bank, part of UChicago Professor Theaster Gates's Rebuild Foundation.

Chicago's artists & their spaces: Zachary Cahill

Zachary Cahill as Curator for the Richard and Mary L. Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry, is interviewed by Inside\Within for their August Artist Profile.

MCA’s 50th anniversary celebrates the now and the next

"Experience today what people will be talking about tomorrow.” That has become the mantra of the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago as it prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary.

Fifth Star Honors presents Free Show and Concert in Millennium Park

2016 Rosenberger Medal Winner Kerry James Marshall will be among those honored by The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.

Garden walks, Ravinia and Millennium Park: It's summer

Spektral Quartet, a string quartet also affiliated with the U of C, and co-conceived with Gates of a music series called Dovetail, where Spektral plans to play separately and together with Rebuild artists and musicians.

These Chicago actors just got nominated for an Emmy

UChicago alumna Anna Chlumsky, AB’02, earned a fifth Emmy nomination for her role in the TV Show "Veep."

Theaster Gates' art at CTA station will nod to African-American experience

Designs were unveiled Wednesday for Theaster Gates' planned art installation at the Red Line's 95th Street station.

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