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Events

Tea Time Concert: Early Music Ensemble

Thursday, January 18, 2018
4:30 PM

Chicago Stage: Kenthaney Redmond Quartet

Friday, January 19, 2018
6:00 PM

Canyon Cinema 50: Associations

Friday, January 19, 2018
7:00 PM

FAMILY PROGRAM: What's Up King Tut? | Ages 5-12

Saturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 PM

The Death of Louis XIV

Saturday, January 20, 2018
7:00 PM

Sundays at Rockefeller: George Frideric Handel arias

Sunday, January 21, 2018
11:00 AM

Sundays at Rockefeller: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Sunday, January 28, 2018
11:00 AM

Exhibitions

Lewis Achenbach: The Sonic Story

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:30 PM to Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 7:30 PM

Havana Case Study Exhibition

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 to Friday, January 26, 2018

Emmanuel Pratt: Radical [Re]Constructions

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

Revolution Every Day

Thursday, September 14, 2017 to Sunday, January 28, 2018

Conversations with the Collection: Building/Environments

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 to Sunday, March 11, 2018

Red Press: Radical Print Culture from St. Petersburg to Chicago

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 9:00 AM to Friday, February 2, 2018 - 4:45 PM

Alejandro Cesarco: Song

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 12:00 PM to Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 5:00 PM

Selections from a History of Modernism

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 to Sunday, March 18, 2018

The History of Perception

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 to Sunday, April 22, 2018

News

How Kerry James Marshall kept MLK's memory alive

Phaidon
January 16, 2018

Honoring Dr. Georgiana Simpson

University of Chicago
January 14, 2018

2 major archaeological discoveries unveiled in Aswan

Egypt Today
January 11, 2018

From U of C to "Sea Oak;" Alumna Lands Role in Amazon Pilot

The Chicago Maroon
January 4, 2018

Stephen Albert of Court Theatre has died at 66

The Chicago Tribune
December 29, 2017

18 winter classical music highlights for 2018

The Chicago Tribune
January 2, 2018

Year-End Special: ‘In art we trust’

liveMint
December 29, 2017

Around Chicago

Chicago says architecture event drew 550K participants

The LA Times
January 14, 2018

Affordable artist residences break ground in Chicago’s Washington Park

The project is the latest development aimed at revitalizing Chicago’s Garfield Boulevard corridor. Read more.

Chicago's DuSable Museum converts a horse stable into a powerful space

Situated just one block west of the archi­tecturally rich University of Chicago, the DuSable Museum of African American History is undertaking a major preserva­tion effort.

Chicago piano titan Willie Pickens dies at 86

Chicago jazz legend Willie Pickens made his transition. We were honored to have had this unforgettable, unmatched piano powerhouse be the first person to ever play on the Logan Center’s Performance Hall stage.

Giant mural by Kerry James Marshall honors Chicago women of culture

2016 UChicago Rosenberger Medalist Kerry James Marshall unveiled “RUSH MORE” is an homage to women who have shaped arts and culture in Chicago this past weekend.

Meryl Streep Takes on Katharine Graham in the Role of a Lifetime

Meryl Streep is playing longtime Washington Post publisher and owner and Pulitzer Prize winning author Katharine Graham (A.B. ’38).

Prince Harry, Theaster Gates To Appear At Obama Foundation Global Summit In Chicago

The Obama Foundation announced on Thursday a slate of speakers and facilitators who will appear, including Prince Harry and Chicago-based artist/community builder Theaster Gates.

Art Deco high-rise in Hyde Park, new arena at McCormick Place among top picks for Open House Chicago

Stony Island Arts Bank, part of UChicago Professor Theaster Gates's Rebuild Foundation, was part of Open House Chicago.

Opening Closed Schools

Over four years after the school closed, on Saturday afternoon, October 7, the Overton Elementary building temporarily reopened to the public for Opening Closings: Reactivating Closed Chicago Public Schools.

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