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Semillas: Artwork by Raul Ortiz Bonilla

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture 3015 W Division Street, Chicago
Organizers: The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture

Through his signature puntos and semillas, Puerto Rican artist Raul Ortiz Bonilla presents a story of migration and diaspora.

Free

Testimonies on Paper: Art & Poetry of South Asian Women

South Asia Institute 1925 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Organizers: South Asia Institute

South Asia Institute brings together art and poetry by South Asian women to create a space for alternative narratives of femininity and identity.

Free – $10

Tilling the Past

Swedish American Museum 5211 N. Clark St., Chicago
Organizers: Swedish American Museum

From 1908 to the mid 1930’s, Hilma Ljung photographed the village of Svalöv with her 4×5 glass plate view camera, showing us a rural Swedish woman's life.

Free – $6

Surviving the Long Wars: Residues and Rebellions

Newberry Library 60 West Walton Street, Chicago
Organizers: Newberry Library

Pairing historic works and contemporary art, this exhibition reflects on the persistence of anti-colonial resistance, from the so-called "Indian Wars" to the "Global War on Terror".

Free

Life in Chicago

Polish Museum of America 984 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago
Organizers: Polish Museum of America

Avid amateur photographer Jan Zawiliński documented Chicago’s Polish Downtown community in 1900-1924, leaving behind a fascinating record of everyday life.

$6 – $10

Soy Boricua

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture 3015 W Division Street, Chicago
Organizers: The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture

From digital collage to painting to glasswork to photography, twelve non-male Diasporican artists explore their expansive identities and how they intersect in their own ways.

Free

Pop-Up Books through the Ages

Newberry Library 60 West Walton Street, Chicago
Organizers: Newberry Library

Pop-up books have a longer history than you might think. For centuries, books with interactive flaps, dials, and other moving parts have captivated readers of all ages.

Free

where the light corrupts your face…

South Side Community Art Center 3831 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago
Organizers: South Side Community Art Center

Artists Andres L. Hernandez, Tonika Lewis Johnson and Roland Knowlden consider the many definitions of space, site, and home.

Free

Letters from Home

Swedish American Museum 5211 N. Clark St., Chicago
Organizers: Swedish American Museum

Artists from Sweden and Chicago collaborate to create original works interpreting early 20th century letters to Chicago immigrant Emil Olsson from his family in Sweden.

Free – $6

ReFramed: The Future of Cities in Wood

Chicago Architecture Center 111 E Wacker Dr, Chicago
Organizers: Chicago Architecture Center

This exhibition tells the story of building with mass timber and features architectural models of mass timber projects, from public spaces to office buildings.

$14
Ongoing

Umwelt- Schutz or Schmutz: A Student Exhibition

Chicago

Students in our Kinderschule (Saturday and Weekday Classes) will be presenting their art musings on Umweltschutz/Umweltschmutz (protecting/harming the environment) in our new DANK Treffpunkt. Come and see contemporary German-American artwork […]

Temporary Protected Status: Haitian Designation

Haitian American Museum of Chicago 4410 N Clark St, Chicago
Organizers: Haitian American Museum of Chicago

This workshop is specifically for the recent Temporary Protected Status designation for Haiti. The Haitian American Museum of Chicago (HAMOC) is one of 11 agencies in Chicago that can provide […]

FREE

Free Docent Led Tour

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture 3015 W Division Street, Chicago
Organizers: The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture

At the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (NMPRAC), we recognize the healing power of art, which is why we prioritize keeping our exhibitions and museum free and […]

FREE

Mapping Black Archives: A Collage Workshop with Alexandra Antoine

South Side Community Art Center 3831 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago
Organizers: South Side Community Art Center

The South Side Community Art Center, in collaboration with Mural Arts presents Mapping Black Archives, a collage workshop hosted by Alexandra Antoine, with Andrea Yarbrough. This is an invitation to […]

FREE

Lecture: Intro to Understanding and Collecting Traditional Chinese Art

Heritage Museum of Asian Art 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago
Organizers: Heritage Museum of Asian Art

This Lecture will introduce the world of Chinese art and provide valuable insight for those interested in collecting Chinese heritage art. Our instructor for this workshop is Annie Wu, Vice […]

$5

Music and Poetry of South Asia

The Kehrein Center For The Arts 5628 W Washington Blvd, Chicago
Organizers: Kalapriya Center for Indian Performing Arts

The Music and Poetry of South Asia curated for Chicago Audiences. Local, National and International Artists presenting the vibrant variety of instruments, languages and music of South Asia. New and popular ancient pieces by mature and youthful artists expressing the emotions of the times we live in! Coming to Chicagoland Free & Open to the […]

FREE

Lecture: Introduction to Collecting Traditional Chinese Art(mandarin普通话)

Heritage Museum of Asian Art 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago
Organizers: Heritage Museum of Asian Art

本次讲座将介绍中国传统艺术品的收藏,并为那些对收藏中国传统艺术感兴趣的人提供有价值的见解。 我们的讲座导师是张艺琼 Flora Zhang,Hindman拍卖行亚洲部专家,专长中国书画及收藏史,曾经手卢芹斋图书馆旧藏、袁世凯家族藏画等重要收藏。凭借她在亚洲艺术领域的丰富经验,她将分享她的知识和专业知识,帮助参与者更好地了解中国艺术及其文化意义。 在本次讲座中,我们将涵盖与中国传统艺术品收藏相关的各种主题,包括不同艺术形式的鉴定、艺术品的评估以及文化和历史背景的理解。参与者还将了解中国艺术市场的最新趋势,并获得有关如何开始或扩展自己收藏的实用建议。 无论您是初学者还是经验丰富的艺术爱好者,本次研讨会都将为那些对收藏中国传统艺术感兴趣的人提供有价值的见解和资源。加入我们,探索这种迷人艺术形式的美和文化丰富性。   亚洲传统艺术博物馆的入口位于第35街西侧。乘电梯到三楼,向右转到博物馆接待台。无障碍和标准厕所位于同一楼层。免费停车位可通过第35街西侧进入,靠近博物馆。电子邮件联系方式为[email protected],电话联系方式为312-842-8884。烦请点击预约按钮预约此次课程。 入场券 : $5 , 会员

$5