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Events

Andy Milne and Dapp Theory

Sunday, March 29, 2015
4:00 PM

Logan Center Performance Penthouse
General admission: $15
Free with UChicago ID

The Global Supply Chain of Readymade Dreams with Winnie Wong

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
4:30 PM

Franke Institute for the Humanities
Free admission

Brain Teasers: Cracking the Mind's Toughest Riddles

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
6:00 PM

Logan Center Performance Hall
Free admission

GALLERY TALK: Lunchtime Traveler Series–Cylinder Seals: Miniature Masterpieces of Mesopotamia

Thursday, April 2, 2015
12:15 PM

Oriental Institute Museum
Free admission

South Asian Art Lecture Series: Subhashini Kaligotla

Thursday, April 2, 2015
4:30 PM

Cochrane-Woods Art Center
Free admission

Specificity in Practice: Recent Work by Victor Burgin

Thursday, April 2, 2015
7:00 PM

Logan Center Screening Room
Free admission

Sponsored by Film Studies Center

Cry Baby: Graduate Student Conference Advance Screening

Saturday, April 4, 2015
7:00 PM

Logan Center Screening Room
Free admission

Clocks by Knox

Thursday, April 9, 2015
5:30 PM

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Crossroads I / Passing from the Romantic Era

Friday, April 10, 2015
7:30 PM

Mandel Hall
$35 / $5 students

Exhibitions

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

Exhibit: ‘A Library for All Time’

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 9:00 AM to Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Crerar Library

BA Thesis Exhibition: Pink Chiffon

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 9:00 AM to Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Logan Center Gallery
Free admission

exceptional/respectable

Friday, April 3, 2015 to Friday, April 24, 2015

Arts Incubator, Washington Park
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

MODA Exhibition: Passion, Territory, Reflection: Designs from the MODA-SAIC Studio Mentorship

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 6:00 PM to Friday, May 8, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Logan Center, Gidwitz Lobby
Free admission

Varda Caivano: The Density of the Actions

Sunday, February 22, 2015 to Sunday, April 19, 2015

The Renaissance Society, Cobb Lecture Hall
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

News

Behind the Scenes: Chicago Booth graduate pursues Broadway producing on the side

In 2010, David Greer, IMBA’99 helped produce Broadway's The Scottsboro Boys, and stage productions of Porgy and Bess, The Mountaintop, and other projects.

The Great Escape: Notes on an intellectual and musical journey

In Words Without Music: A Memoir, Philip Glass, AB'56, recalls his arrival in Chicago at age 15 and the first year of his UChicago education.

Theater and Performance Studies: Scare Tactics

Heidi Coleman, AM’08, TAPS’s director of undergraduate studies and a senior lecturer, directs students on how to stage terror.

Eye of the Beholder: Smart Museum offers inviting, unexpected avenues to approach art

For its 40th anniversary exhibition, curatorial staff, faced with having to choose from among the 12,000 items in the museum’s collection, decided to choose a little bit of everything.

A Thin Line Between Love and Hate in ‘The Good Book’

American Theatre's Sam Thielman describes how Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare adapted the Bible for Court Theater. Read full article.

The Good Book premieres on March 19. Read more.

Court Theatre Season 61 Announced

Court Theatre's 61st season to feature classic works of August Wilson, Eugene O’Neill, and Aeschylus, as well as Midwest premieres of new works by Terry Teachout and Richard Bean.

2015 Driskell Prize Goes to Kirsten Pai Buick, AB’85

The High Museum of Art has announced UChicago alumna Kirsten Pai Buick, AB’85, as the recipient of its 2015 David C. Driskell Prize.

Art from All Corners

Seventeen micro-exhibitions collectively make up the Smart Museum of Art's 40th anniversary exhibit. The exhibitions vary significantly in style, time period, and place of origin, but their curators all share a relationship to the Smart.

Exhibition shows how Christians, Muslims, Jews created vibrant society in medieval Cairo

“A Cosmopolitan City: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Old Cairo”, on view at Oriental Institute through Sept. 13, features many objects that have never been displayed before.

Around Chicago

Chicago Loop Alliance: "Activate"

Transforming iconic Loop alleys into pop-up urban experiences, ACTIVATE is part spectacle, part hangout.

Application materials due Friday, March 27, 2015.

Chicago Chorale

Hyde Park-based Chicago Chorale performs Bach’s Passion According to St. Matthew.

March 29, 3pm
Rockefeller Chapel

Students: Your UCID is your Arts Pass!

Outsider insight

A new Kartemquin Films documentary Almost There chronicles the life of Chicago-area artist Peter Anton

Hyde Park Art Center

Hyde Park Art Center brings artists and communities together to support creativity at every level. HPAC offers free membership to all UChicago students through Arts Pass.

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

One of the nation's largest museums devoted to modern art, the Museum of Contemporary Art displays thought-provoking works created since 1945. Free admission for UChicago students, faculty, and staff.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Critically acclaimed for its exuberant, athletic and innovative repertoire, the company features unparalleled versatility and virtuosity.

Students: Your UCID is your Arts Pass!

Joel Hall Dance Center

Joel Hall Dance Center offers classes for Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Modern Dance, and Tap for all ages taught by professional and passionate dance teachers. Through Arts Pass, students with a UChicago ID can take classes for $10.

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.

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.

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