Thursday, September 30, 2010

Friday 10/1 -
Gallery Guichard - 3521 S. King Dr. Bombay Sapphire and Russel Simmons Artisian Series. Reception 6-10pm.

Kunz,Vis,Gonzalez - 2324 W Montana St. Planes and lines seem to glide past one another, work by Gerbrand Burger, Merel van ‘t Hullenaar, Charlott Markus, CORO, Jonathan Miller, Paul Stoelting and Letha Wilson. Reception 6-10pm. 9/29-10/1.

Northwestern University Dittmar Gallery - 1999 Campus Dr. Caged Dresses, Floating Kimono, work by Patricia Otto. Reception 6-8pm. 10/1-11/1.

DOVA Temporary Gallery - 5228 S. Harper Ave. 2010, work by U of C Department of Visual Arts alumni. Reception 5:30-8pm. 9/17-10/9.

Hyde Park Art Center - 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Close Encounters Part II, work by Maddie Leach. 10/1-10/31.

Center on Halsted - 3656 N. Halsted St. Menagerie/Construct, work by Jessie Mott and Chester Munro. Reception 6:30pm. 10/1-11/15.

Charnel House Chicago - 3421 W. Fullerton Ave. An Unwholesome Attachment, work by Sari Maxfield, Duffy O'Connor, Megan Sterling, and Victoria Szilagy. Reception 6-9pm. 9/29-10/17.

Monument 2 Gallery - 2007 N. Point St. Hold Me, work by McKeever Donovan. Reception 6-10pm. 10/1-10/31.

Elephant Room, Inc. - 704 S. Wabash Ave. Common Ground, work by Sam Kirk, Hebru Brantley, and Hugo Style. Reception 6-10pm. 9/27-11/17.

Architrouve - 1433 W. Chicago Ave. Leap of Faith, work by James Jankowiak. Reception 6-9pm. 10/1-11/19.

Thomas Masters Gallery - 245 W. North Ave. Susan Hall. Reception 6-9pm. 10/1-10/31.

Black Cloud Gallery - 1909 S. Halsted St. Group Show, work by Peter Walsh, Richard Benoit, Jason Thompson, Eric Cronin, and Fabiana Glazer. Reception 8-10pm. 10/1-10/31.

Chicago Arts District - 18th and Halsted St. 40th Annual Pilsen East Artists Open House. receptions 6-10pm.

Morning Glory Studios - 571 W. 18th St. # 1R. Anamnesis. Reception 6-10pm. 10/1-10/10.

Transistor - 5045 N Clark St. GLI.TC/H run.time & real.time program 1, work by Theodore Darst, Ben Baker Smith, Cole Pierce, Omar Mashal, Clint Ens, Morgan Higby Flowers, Antonio Roberts, Evan Meaney, Richard O’Sullivan and BotBorg and performances by Aaron Zarzutzki, Morgan Higby Flowers, Jeff Donaldson, Vadim Sprikut Anton Marini, jon.satrom, Jason Soliday. Event 8-11:30pm.

ARC Gallery - 832 W. Superior St. #204. Chicago: Urban/Convergence. Reception 6-9pm.

Green Lantern Gallery - 2542 W. Chicago Ave. Future Shock. Reception 7-10pm. 10/1-11/13.

Ukrainian National Museum - 2249 W. Superior St. Expression of Beauty & Life, work by Alexander Tkachenko and Leonid Kozlov. Reception 7pm. 10/1-10/30.

Rec Room - 4138 N. Sheridan Rd. The Recovering Artists Series. Reception 6:30-9:30pm. 10/1-12/31.

Milktooth Gallery - 657 W. Lake St. Group Show. Reception 8pm-1am.

Ugly Stepsister Gallery - 951 W. Fulton Market. (Untitled)We are(n't) where we come from. Reception 7pm.

Coalition Gallery - 2010 W. Pierce Ave. Bright New Talent, work by 14 artists-in-residence. Reception 5:30-8:30pm. 10/1-11/5.

Jackson Junge Gallery - 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave. Dual: The Battle Begins, work by Laura Lee Junge. Reception 6-9pm. 9/28-11/14.

Johalla Projects - 1561 N. Milwaukee Ave. Wild Card. Reception 7-11pm. 10/1-10/31.

Wicker Park Art Center - 2215 W. North Ave. Imagine: Observe. Reception 5-9pm. 10/1-10/30.

Saturday 10/2 -
Beverly Arts Center - 2407 W. 111th St. Mary McCarthy. Reception 6-8pm. 10/1-10/31.

OhNo!Doom Gallery - 1800 N. Milwaukee Ave. Monsters V. Robots. Reception 6-10pm. 10/2-10/30.

Simply Chicago Art - 1318 Oakton St. Firehouses Across America, work by John Allen and Gina Morri. Reception 1-5pm. 10/2-10/24.

Art on Armitage - 4125 W. Armitage Ave. Modern Groceries, work by Stephanie Dean. Reception 6-8pm. 10/2-10/31.

The Nightingale - 1084 N Milwaukee Ave. GLI.TC/H run.time & real.time program 2, work by by Jodie Mack, Theodore Darst, Nick Briz, Alexander Stewart, Clint Ens, Nick Salvatore, Johnny Rogers, Jon Satrom, James Connolly, Ben Pearson, Jimmy Joe Roche, Karl Klomp, JB Mabe and LJ Frezza and performances by James Connolly & Eric Pellegrino, Tamas Kemenczy & Mark Beasley, Jeronimo Barbosa, Andrew Bucksbarg, Ben Baker-Smith & Evan Kühl, StAllio! Event 7-10pm.

portage ARTspace - 4837 W Berenice Ave. Artists Showing Artists, work by Tom Burtonwood, Miguel Cortez, Holly Holmes, Paul Hopkin, Johannah Silva, Victoria Szilagyi and Philip von Zweck. Reception 7pm. 9/4-10/2.

Museum of Contemporary Art - 220 E. Chicago Ave. Luc Tuymans; {…}, work by Tim Louis Graham; History, Violence, Disquiet. 10/2-1/9.

Helicon Hall Gallery - 1542 N. Milwaukee, 2nd floor. Neither Here Nor There, work by James Beckman, Vivien Park, Sarah Perez, and more. Reception 6-11pm.

Sunday 10/3 -
Julius Cæsar - 3311 W. Carroll Ave. Heliopolis, work by Cornet Baldwin. Reception 4-7pm. 10/3-10/31.

Renaissance Society - 5811 S. Ellis Ave., Cobb Hall 418. Rebecca Warren. Reception 4-7pm. 10/3-12/12.

What It Is - 1155 S Lyman Ave, Oak Park. Caitlin Arnold. Reception 4-9pm. 10/3-10/30.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Opening This Weekend! (9/24-9/26)

Friday 9/24 -
Bridgeport -
Co-Prosperity Sphere - 3219 S. Morgan St. The Exhibitionist, work by Tom Torluemke. Reception 6-1pm.

Evanston -
Block Museum of Art - 40 Arts Circle Dr. Live & Die Like a Lion?, work by Leon Golub; Rapture, work by Shirin Neshat. 9/24-12/12.

Hyde Park -
Museum of Science and Industry - 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr. Jim Henson's Fantastic World. 9/24-1/23.

Lakeview -
Bell Studio - 3428 N. Southport Ave. Ex Ovo Omnia, or What Came First, work by Eileen Meindl O'Hagan. Reception 5-8pm. 9/20-10/24.

Life Force Arts Center - 3148 N. Lincoln Ave. Universal Love: Embracing the Divine in All. Reception 6-10pm. 9/24-1/2.

Lincoln Park -
Floating World Gallery - 1925 N. Halsted St. Creating What Has Never Been. Reception 6-9pm. 9/24-11/19.

Noble Square -
65Grand - 1369 W. Grand Ave. Shapeshifter, work by Brian Kapernekas. Reception 7-10pm. 9/24-10/30.

Noble & Superior Projects - 1418 W. Superior St. Ron Artist: MVP (Malleability vs. Preservation), work by Lindsay Apatow, Ben Balcom, April Behnke, Luis Miguel Bendaña, Joey Carr, Emilie Crewe, Matt Cummings, Lori Felker, Yasi Ghanbari, Samuel Gove, Jordan Grimes, Jeriah Hildwine, Randy Sterling Hunter, Seth Hunter, Tom McCormack, Ross Meckfessel, Josh Sampson, Kristen Stokes, Vincent Uribe and Corrine Webb. Reception 8-11pm. 9/24-10/23.

Pilsen -
Parking Space - 2246 W. 19th St. 3R. Basement Show, work by Brandon Warren Alvendia, Caroline Polachek, Daniel Sullivan, Eleni Ann Kelaidis, Justin Thomas Schaefer, Marion Ramos, Michael Thibault, Scott Reeder and Tyson Reeder. Reception 6-10pm. 9/24-9/30.

Ravenswood -
Experimental Sound Studio - 5925 N. Ravenswood. Is it Farther or Further?, work by Stephanie Nadeau. Reception 6-9pm. Performance 7:30pm.

West Loop -
ebersmoore - 213 N Morgan St, 3C. Homily, work by Edra Soto. Reception 6-9pm. 9/24-10/30.

The Hills Esthetic Center - 128 N. Campbell Ave., Unit G. Girls, work by Caitlin Arnold. Reception 8-11pm. 9/24-10/16.

Saturday 9/25 -
Bridgeport -
BEN RUSSELL - 1716 S Morgan St, 2F. UR. Reception 6-9pm.

East Garfield Park -
Devening Projects + Editions - 3039 West Carroll. Artist talk for Kabinett 1 + 2, work by Richard Rezac and Gary Stephan. Reception 2-6pm.

Lawndale -
Murphy Hill Gallery - 3333 W. Arthington St. Caffeine IV, work by the Artists' Breakfast Group. Reception 6-11pm. 9/25-10/29.

Loop -
Art Institute of Chicago - 111 S. Michigan Ave. Prototypes / Ronde del Nuit, work by Lewis Baltz; Seven Centuries of Art, work from the Richard and Mary L. Gray Collection. 9/25-1/9.

McKinley Park -
Old Speigel Warehouse - 1965 W Pershing Road, 4th Fl. Local Objects, work by Michelle Welzen Collazo Anderson, Michael Murphy, and Robert MacNeill. Reception 6-9pm.

River North -
Loyola University Museum of Art - Lewis Towers, 820 N. Michigan Ave. Contemporary Arabic Calligraphy, work by Nihad Dukhan. 9/25-1/16.

West Loop -
Golden Age - 119 N Peoria St, 2D. "Can I Come Over to Your House: The First Ten Years of The Suburban" Book Release Party. Party 6-9pm.

Sunday 9/26 -
Evanston -
Evanston Art Center - 2603 Sheridan Rd. Through the Looking Glass. 9/26-11/7.

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Opening This Weekend! (9/17-9/19)

Hey ya'll,

Sorry about last week, I know it was the big opening weekend. I made maps, all of which were published over at Chicago Art Magazine, hope you managed to find the there. This weekend is helter skelter as well, no links or neighborhood designation. I'll be back in the swing next week, but for this week, at least you have the list. Lots of love, I'm going to Ohio to shoot (both kinds) this weekend, so I'll be out, but enjoy the art!

Friday 9/17-
33 Collective Gallery - 1029 W. 35th St. Harry Sudman. Reception 7-10pm.

4Art Gallery - 1029 W. 35th St., #403. Somnambulist. Reception 7-10pm.

Donald Young Gallery - 224 S. Michigan Ave., suite 266. To Peach, work by Laura Letinsky. Reception 5-7pm.

Illinois Institute of Art Gallery 180 - 180 N. Wabash Ave. The Human Side of Botanics, work by Frances A. Cox. Reception 5:30-7:30pm.

Jennifer Norback Fine Art, Inc. - 217 W. Huron, Lower Level. Artist talk with Michael Goro. Talk at 6pm.

Living Room Gallery - 1530 W. Superior St. Osm, work by Melina Ausikaitis. Reception 6-8pm.

Rotofugi Gallery - 2780 N. Lincoln Ave. My God, It's Good to See You, work by Steve Seely; Where the Shadows Run from Themselves, work by James Marshall, a.k.a. Dalek. Reception 7-10pm

Schneider Gallery - 230 W. Superior St. In-Between, work by Natan Dvir and Rania Matar. Reception 5-7:30pm.

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art - 2320 W. Chicago Ave. Peterson/Antonovych/Niespodziewana. Reception 6-9pm.

Zhou B Art Center - 1029 W. 35th St. Orange Meditations, work by Herbert George. Reception 6-10pm.

Saturday 9/18-
Autumn Space - 3732 N Southport Ave. Let Them Look Up, work by Sean Ward. Reception 7-10pm.

iceberg projects - 7714 N Sheridan Rd. The Blanket Paintings, Bernard Williams. Reception 6-9pm.

Reversible Eye - 1103 N. California Ave. The Cosmic Mind of Black Leather, work by Camilla Ha. Reception 8pm.

Swimming Pool Project Space - 2858 W. Montrose Ave. GroupSOLO: The Sequel, work by Matthew Schlagbaum, Chris Bradley, Clare Rosean, and Shannon Goff. Reception 6-10pm.

The Beer Run Gallery - 1104 W. 18th St. Strong and Chata: We Are All Narizona, work by Brikena Boci, Camilo Cruz, Luis De La Torre, Daniel Gallegos, Salvador Jimenez-Flores,, Jenna Loyd, Carolina Rubio MacWright, Jeff Abbey Maldonado, Paloma Martinez-Cruz, Aaron Michael Morales, Nuco, Jackie Orozco, Kate Pszotka, Christine Rabenold, Paul Lloyd Sargent and Jamie Vargas. Reception 8-12pm.

Zrobili - 2649 Ω N Spaulding Ave, 2N. Coming and Going, Erin Washington and Holly Murkerson. Reception 6-11pm.

Sunday 9/19-
LVL3 - 1452 N Milwaukee Ave, 3. Talk Video To Me. Reception 6pm.

Shane Campbell Gallery (Oak Park) - 125 N Harvey Ave. Erin Shirreff. Reception 2-4pm.

Spertus Institute - 610 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago's Jewish Pioneers. Reception 3pm.

The Suburban - 125 N Harvey Ave, Oak Park. Jeff Gibson and Geoff Kleem. Reception 2-4pm.

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Opening This Weekend! (9/3-9/5)

Friday 9/3 -
Elmhurst Artists Guild - 150 S. Cottage Hill Ave. Nature & Nurture. Reception 7-9pm. 8/29-10/8.

International Museum of Surgical Science - 1524 N. Lake Shore Dr. Street Anatomy, curated by Vanessa Ruiz. Reception 5-9pm. 9/3-11/19.

Golden Gallery - 816 W. Newport Ave., #1. Patricia Treib. Reception 6-9pm. 9/3-10/16.

Golden Gallery Auxiliary Space - 3319 N Broadway St. New Work from New York, work by Richard Aldrich, Jessica Dickinson, Josephine Halvorson, Erik Lindman and Eric Palgon. Reception 9pm. 9/3-10/16.

Zrobili - 2649 ½ N Spaulding Ave, 2N. Void where prohibited, work by Xavier Jimenez and Kara Clarke. Reception 7-10pm.

Elephant Room, Inc. - 704 S. Wabash Ave. Forget About the Future, work by Cydney Lewis. Reception 6-9pm. 8/30-9/25.

Northeastern Illinois University Fine Arts Center Gallery - 5500 N. Saint Louis Ave. Matthew Harris and Xu Yong. Reception 6-9pm. 8/30-9/24.

Antena - 1765 S Laflin St. From the Wash, Mark Nelson. Reception 6-10pm. 9/3-10/2.

Slow - 2153 W 21st St. plain plane, work by Todd Chilton and Mike Peter Smith. Reception 6-9pm. 9/4-10/2.

Arc Gallery - 832 W. Superior St., #204. Being the Same, but Different, work by Linda Sorkin Eisenberg; Ian Campbell; Objet Petit A, work by Anat Pollack; Tonal Abstraction, work by Ian Campbell. Reception 6-9pm. 9/1-9/25.

Museum of Contemporary Art - 220 E. Chicago Ave. 12 x 12: Trypps, work by Ben Russell. Reception 6-10pm. 9/4-9/27.

Ukrainian National Museum - 2249 W. Superior St. Bohdan Borzemsky. Reception 7pm. 9/3-9/26.

Three Birds Gallery - 1323 N. Milwaukee. Nature VS Machine. Reception 7pm.

Saturday 9/4 -
OhNo!Doom Gallery - 1800 N. Milwaukee Ave. Bare Squared, work by Max and Zoë Bare; Bedtime Stories, work by Amanda Louise Spayd. Reception 6-10pm. 9/4-9/25.

Simply Chicago Art - 1318 Oakton St. September Exhibit, work by Peter Wolf, Shelley Brucar, and the Fiber Artists Coalition. Reception 1-5pm. 9/4-9/26.

Prospectus Gallery - 1210 W. 18th St. Between the Instinctive and the Rational, work by Rene Arceo. Reception 5-10pm. 9/4-10/9.

Chicago Printmakers Collaborative - 4642 N. Western Ave. CPC Student Exhibition. Reception 3-5pm. 9/4-9/25.

Sunday 9/5 -
Julius Cæsar - 3144 W Carroll Ave, 2G. Autumn Ramsey. Reception 4-7pm. 9/5-9/26.