Raging Film

American Indian Center 3401 West Ainslie Street, Chicago, IL, United States

Join us for an evening of film clips and discussion. Raging Film will feature up to 10 clips (see theme/topic below) from various films of your choosing. Participants providing clips will share a story behind their selection (e.g. Why did you select that clip to share?). PLEASE send your clip/link (max 5 min) by Wednesday, […]

K-experience: Celebrate Korean Children’s Day! 2023

Korean Cultural Center of Chicago 9925 Capitol Dr, Wheeling, IL, United States

Korean Cultural Center of Chicago program *Korean Games and Crafts *Korean Book Storytelling *Museum Tour *Hanbok Doll Exhibition *Tote bag Decoration Associates Class Experience *Art Classes *Korean Traditional Dance (Event 2 only) *Korean Traditional Music (Event 2 only) Date: Sat. May 6, 2023 Pre-registration is required Register for Event 1 (11am-1pm) or Event 2 (1:30pm-3:30pm) […]

$10

Chicago’s Annual Polish Constitution Day Parade

IL, United States

Join us and show your Polish pride by marching with the Polish Museum of America to celebrate the 232nd anniversary of the Polish Constitution, the first democratic constitution in Europe. The Parade begins at 11:30 am on Saturday, May 6, 2023. The PMA is Unit #12. We are meeting at the corner of Columbus Dr. […]

Windows on Design Workshop

Chicago Architecture Center 111 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL, United States

Stained glass has been enhancing buildings around the world for thousands of years. Discover how these windows are designed and then make your own acrylic stained-glass window. This hands-on session will begin with a tour of one of Chicago’s most iconic stained glass windows, the Preston Bradley Hall’s Tiffany Dome at the Chicago Cultural Center. […]

$25

Workshop: Chinese Calligraphy

Heritage Museum of Asian Art 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL, United States

Chinese Calligraphy Workshop at the Heritage Museum of Asian Art is a way to explore Chinese Culture. Chinese calligraphy is an ancient and revered art form practiced for over 3,000 years. It is a unique blend of writing, painting, and poetry deeply rooted in Chinese culture. During this workshop, you will have the opportunity to […]

$15

Letter Writing Workshop

Swedish American Museum 5211 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL, United States

While certainly not as immediate as sending a text, a handwritten letter or note will always be an enduring, thoughtful method of communication to share news, tidbits, aspirations and personal stories with the people in your life. As part of the exhibit, “Letters From Home” the Swedish American Museum will host a Letter Writing workshop. […]

$10

BLACK SPACE: Architectural Historiographies & Spatial Landscapes

South Side Community Art Center 3831 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL, United States

Artists and spacial griots Andres L. Hernandez, Tonika Lewis Johnson and Roland Knowlden invite you to consider how socio-economic and geographic oppressions impact the way we see (or don’t see) our environments, in a conversation with SSCAC Exhibitions Manager and Curator Lola Ayisha Ogbara. Hernandez uncovers embedded histories and systems of power within built and […]

FREE

ЧАЛГА

Magura Cultural Center 415 W Golf Rd #7, Arlington Heights, IL, United States

„Това е историята на едно приятелство между две момичета, изгубени в съвременното културно общество на България, което ние наричаме „чалга“. С екипа се опитахме да разкажем тази нежна и изкривена история на обърканите мечти и изгубените млади хора в България“, Мариан Вълев.

Kreasi: Chicago Balinese Gamelan’s Sixth Annual Concert

UIC School of Theater and Music 1040 W. Harrison Street, Chicago, IL, United States

Recognized as one of the top gamelan orchestras outside of Indonesia, Chicago Balinese Gamelan presents "Kreasi", a dynamic must-see performance juxtaposing new compositions and choreography with traditional ceremonial dances. Kreasi means "creation", and featured are several world premier performances, including Rejang Suarangin ("sound of the windy city"), composed and performed by Balinese artistic trailblazers and […]

$15

On-Site Program: Violins of Hope Civic Orchestra Performance

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center 9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL, United States

Join us on-site at Illinois Holocaust Museum for a special performance with Civic Orchestra of Chicago in partnership with JCC Chicago and Violins of Hope. A string quartet made up of musicians from the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, this prestigious training orchestra of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra will perform on select instruments from the Violins […]

FREE

Kreasi: Chicago Balinese Gamelan’s Sixth Annual Concert

UIC School of Theater and Music 1040 W. Harrison Street, Chicago, IL, United States

Recognized as one of the top gamelan orchestras outside of Indonesia, Chicago Balinese Gamelan presents "Kreasi", a dynamic must-see performance juxtaposing new compositions and choreography with traditional ceremonial dances. Kreasi means "creation", and featured are several world premier performances, including Rejang Suarangin ("sound of the windy city"), composed and performed by Balinese artistic trailblazers and […]

$15

Workshop: Introduction to the making of Neolithic Period ceramic ware

Heritage Museum of Asian Art 3500 S Morgan St, Chicago, IL, United States

Using the work of the Neolithic pottery in the collection as a starting point and following the instruction from the ceramic artist, learn ceramic-making skills and gain an insight into […]

$48

Police Accountability

HANA Center 4300 N. California Ave, Chicago, IL, United States
FREE
Event Series Freestyle Art

Freestyle Art

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture 3015 W Division Street, Chicago, IL, United States

Join us for Mental Health Awareness Month to doodle, color, and re-create your interpretation of our artworks. We welcome you to come and express yourself through art.

Free

ReFramed and ReCovered: A Conversation with the Curators

Chicago Architecture Center 111 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL, United States

This intimate event brings co-curators for ReFramed and ReCovered into conversation around the many benefits that trees impart to cities. Learn about the vision and themes of these complementary exhibits and join the curators for a gallery tour. This program is $15 for admission and $7 for CAC Members. In “ReCovered: Chicago’s Urban Tree Canopy” […]

$15

On-Site Film & Discussion: “Stranger At The Gate”

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center 9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL, United States

After 25 years of service in Iraq and Afghanistan, U.S. Marine Richard “Mac” McKinney returned home to Muncie, Indiana, with an all-consuming hatred toward the people he had been fighting […]

FREE

Demotic, Kathourevousa, and the Making of Greek Nation

Virtual Chicago, IL, United States

The debate as to whether Demotic (the spoken language of ordinary people) or Katharevousa (a cultivated recreation of Ancient Greek) should be the official language of Greece was a major […]

FREE