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Resisting Hate on Campus: A Critical Inquiry Event

Monday, October 16, 2017
5:30 PM

Ceeres of Voices: Bradford Morrow - "The Prague Sonata"

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
6:00 PM

Third Tuesday Jazz: Greg Ward, Sax

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:30 PM

Tea Time Concert: Emily Anderson, singer/songwriter

Thursday, October 19, 2017
4:30 PM

Fresh Ayers: Margaret Power - "Hope in Hard Times"

Thursday, October 19, 2017
6:00 PM

Alex Lemon - "Feverland" - Rebecca Frank

Friday, October 20, 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

The Hysterical Material

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 10:00 AM to Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Revolution Every Day

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

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

News

Blues gets new home with festival at University of Chicago

The Chicago Sun-Times
October 11, 2017

Hot Dog, Gorilla And More Playing Halloween Concert Oct. 28

DNAInfo Chicago
October 11, 2017

Fall Exhibits Examine Community Engagement at the Smart

The Chicago Maroon
October 9, 2017

Anat Cohen celebrates 'Happy Song' on a grand scale

The Chicago Tribune
October 8, 2017

18 shows to see now

The Chicago Tribune
October 6, 2017

The essential Galina Ustvolskaya, brought to vibrant life

The Chicago Tribune
October 6, 2017

Around Chicago

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.

A cultural phenomenon celebrates 50 years of independence

The nation’s oldest black-owned publishing company is celebrating 50 years of giving black writers an independent platform for their work.

Chicago stage veteran Ann Dowd wins Emmy for ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Former Court Theater actress (“Uncle Vanya,” “The Glass Menagerie”) Ann Dowd wins Emmy for "The Handmaids Tale."

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.

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