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Homer to Vonnegut: A Print Odyssey

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
6:00 PM

Daisy Delogu, “Allegory Today”

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
4:30 PM

"Fire at Sea" with Rebecca West and Judy Hoffman

Thursday, April 27, 2017
5:00 PM

Party at the Smart: A Classical Soirée

Thursday, April 27, 2017
8:00 PM

"The Illinois Parables" with director Deborah Stratman

Friday, April 28, 2017
7:00 PM


Friday, April 28, 2017
7:30 PM

Conservation Conversation

Saturday, April 29, 2017
2:00 PM


Department of Visual Arts BA Thesis Exhibition

Friday, March 31, 2017 to Sunday, April 23, 2017


Thursday, February 16, 2017 to Sunday, June 11, 2017

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Department of Visual Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition | PART I

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 5:00 PM to Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Department of Visual Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition | PART II

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 6:00 PM to Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Department of Visual Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition | PART III

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 5:00 PM to Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Vostell Concrete, 1969–1973

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 to Sunday, June 11, 2017

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Conversations with the Collection: Belonging

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 to Sunday, July 2, 2017

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Persepolis: Images of an Empire

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 8:00 AM to Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Oriental Institute
Free, with suggested donation

Jessica Stockholder: Rose's Inclination

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

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Around Chicago

Earth Day Film Screening: "The City Dark"

Saturday, April 22, 2017

The film and brief post-film program will focus on our human connection to the everyday science of light and our living planet, and explore ways city-dwellers can live in harmony with nature.

Open Engagement 2017 — JUSTICE

Theaster Gates will be among the hundreds of artists, activists, educators, students, institutions, and thinkers participating in this year's Open Engagement's theme of JUSTICE.

Lecture: Darby English

UChicago Professor Darby English will be lecturing at the Art Institute of Chicago.


Anna Showers-Cruser, MFA '16, is featured in upcoming exhibition "Precariat" at the Hyde Part Art Center.


In its fifth edition, Salon Review convenes a live panel of contemporary critics to discuss exhibitions currently on display in Chicago, including the newly commissioned exhibition of Kapwani Kiwanga at the Logan Center.

CTA expands its public art program

Elizabeth Kelley, AM '91, public art consultant to Chicago Transit Authority, announces a call for artists to create works of art for 11 CTA stations.

Lookingglass Theatre Company

Lookingglass presents new works that are physical, aurally rich, and visually metaphoric. Discounts for UChicago students are available through the Arts Pass program.

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.

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.

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