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Lecture: Salvatore Settis

Thursday, March 30, 2017
4:30 PM

Family Day: Build a Bust

Saturday, April 1, 2017
1:00 PM

Curator Tour: Vostell Concrete

Sunday, April 2, 2017
2:00 PM

Roomful of Teeth

Sunday, April 2, 2017
3:00 PM

A Poetry Reading with Harmony Holiday

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
6:00 PM

Gallery Talk: Anthony Grafton

Monday, April 3, 2017
12:00 PM

Contempo: Five From Afar

Sunday, April 9, 2017
3:00 PM


Vostell Concrete, 1969–1973

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

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Fantastic Architecture: Vostell, Fluxus, and the Built Environment

Sunday, January 22, 2017 to Friday, March 17, 2017

Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society
Free admission

Exhibit: Concrete Poetry, Concrete Book

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:00 AM to Friday, March 17, 2017 - 4:45 PM

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


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

Smart Museum of Art
Free admission

Screen Share Gallery Program 4: Minimalist Experiment in Film & Video

Thursday, March 16, 2017 to Thursday, April 13, 2017


Experimenting with song

UChicago News
March 21, 2017

Contemporary composer: Augusta Read Thomas

Gramophone Magazine
March 20, 2017

Theaster Gates and the Art of Community

The New York Times
March 15, 2017

A Major Celebration of the Life and Work of Gwendolyn Brooks

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
March 7, 2017

University to Celebrate Gwendolyn Brooks This Spring

Chicago Maroon
February 24, 2017

Around Chicago

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.

Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre

Cequera Rivera Dance Theatre (CRDT) uniquely fuses contemporary dance, live music and visual art with programs that express the stories of American diversity. Arts Pass allows students with ID purchase tickets for $20, rather than the regular $37.

Steppenwolf Theatre Company

World-renowned Steppenwolf Theatre Company is seated at the heart of Lincoln Park. Students can purchase $15 tickets online or in person for all of their subscription series productions via Arts Pass.

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