FRIDAY 12/3 -
EAST VILLAGE -
Corbett vs. Dempsey - 1120 N. Ashland Ave., 3rd fl. Degree of Separation, work by Margot Bergman. Reception 5-9pm.
LINCOLN PARK -
Floating World Gallery - 1925 N. Halsted St. Behind Paper Walls, work by Jun-Ichiro Sekino. Reception 6-9pm.
La Llorona Art Gallery - 1474 W. Webster Ave. Rebecca Wolfram. Reception 6-11pm.
Chicago Cultural Center - 78 E. Washington St. In & Out, work by Hyangsook Cho. Reception 5-7:30.
Elephant Room, Inc. - 704 S. Wabash Ave. Signs of Sustainability, work by Claudia Smalley and Magda Smolenska. Reception 6-9pm.
Nicole Villeneuve Gallery - 410 S. Michigan Ave, Suite 629. What a Famine Plenty Can Disguise, work by Besty O'Brien, Ji Soo Hong, Esther Chow, Chris Wood, and Sioban Lombardi. Reception 5-9pm.
OLD TOWN -
Thomas Masters Gallery - 245 W. North Ave. That Was Then, work by Art Shay. Reception 6-9pm.
ACRE Projects - 1913 W. 17th St. Copse, work by Coppice and Alex Miller. Reception 6-9pm.
Black Cloud Gallery - 1909 S. Halsted St. December Exhibition, work by Satoki Nagata, Anna Vlaminck, Matt Maniscalco, Jason Thompson, and Peter Walsh. Reception 6-10pm.
RIVER NORTH -
Addington - 704 N. Wells. 2011 Preview Exhibition: New Work from Gallery Artists. Reception 5-8pm.
Arc Gallery - 832 W. Superior St., #204. Cal-ci-fied, work by Anneliese Vobis; Presently Absent, work by Nicole Jacquard; Where in Healthcare, work by Amy Zucker. Reception 6-9pm.
Lydon Contemporary - 230 W. Superior St. Private Spaces, work by Ron Condon. Reception 5-8pm.
Printworks - 311 W. Superior St., #105. Cover Stories: The Art of the Book Jacket, work by Michiko Itatani, Audrey Niffenegger, William Conger, and more. Reception 5-8pm.
Vale Craft Gallery - 230 W. Superior St. Holiday Show of Fine Craft. Reception 5-8pm.
ROSCOE VILLAGE -
August House Studio - 2113 W. Roscoe St. Home for the Holidays. Reception 6-9pm.
SOUTH LOOP -
Three Peas Art Lounge - 75 E. 16th St. Parallel Lines Never Intersect, work by Connie Noyes. Reception 6-10pm.
University of Illinois at Chicago African-American Cultural Center - Addams Hall, 830 S. Halsted St., #207. Rose Land, work by Jabari Zuberi. Reception 5-8pm.
Palette and Chisel Academy of Fine Art - 1012 N. Dearborn St. Eight Artist / Eight Visions. Reception 5pm.
WEST LOOP -
G.R. N'Namdi Gallery - 110 N. Peoria St. Benny Andrews. Reception 6-9pm.
Ugly Step Sister Art Gallery - 951 W. Fulton Mkt. #3. Went to Sleep in God, work by Ray Borchers. Reception 6-10pm.
Walsh Gallery - 118 N. Peoria St., 2nd fl. Monumental. Reception 5-8pm.
WICKER PARK -
Flat Iron Arts Building - 1579 N. Milwaukee. First Fridays at the Flat Iron. Reception 6-10pm.
SATURDAY 12/4 -
ALBANY PARK -
Swimming Pool Project Space - 2858 W. Montrose. Jesse Butcher. Reception 5-9pm.
HUMBOLDY PARK -
Green Lantern Gallery - 2542 W Chicago Ave. Isolated Fictions, work by Deb Sokolow, Carmen Price, Jason Dunda, Amanda Browder, Nadine Nakanishi, Rebecca Mir and Nick Butcher. Reception 7-10pm.
Pentagon - 2655 W. Homer St. AWOL, work by Sofia Leiby, Austin Eddy & Bill Bacarella. Reception 7pm.
LOGAN SQUARE -
Monument 2 Gallery - 2007 N. Point St. But the Sea Which No One Tends is Also a Garden, work by Jason Benson and Joel Dean. Reception 6-9pm.
NOBLE SQUARE -
Roots & Culture - 1034 N Milwaukee Ave. AREA Chicago: Fourth Annual Wants & Needs Party. Reception 8pm-12am.
Peregrineprogram - 500 W. Cermak Rd., #727. Chaos is Rigidly Structured in this Chapter, work by Michelle Grabner. Reception 1-4pm.
Chicago Printmakers Collaborative - 4642 N. Western. The 21st Annual International Small Print Exhibition. Reception 11am-7pm.
RIVER NORTH -
Zygman Voss - 222 W. Superior St. Les Maitres de l'Affiche, work by Jules Cheret, Toulouse-Lautrec, and more. Reception 5-7pm.
Museum of Contemporary Art - 220 E Chicago Ave. UBS 12x12: Jessica Labette.
WEST LOOP -
The Hills Esthetic Center - 128 N Campbell Ave, G. Christmas FUNraiser, work by Caitlin Arnold, Jessica Taylor Caponigro, Scott Cowan, Edmar, Ron Ewert, Frank Van Duerm, Eric Fleischauer, Aron Gent, Emily Green, Drew Griffith, Michael Hunter, Leo Kaplan, Katy Keefe, Nicole Kita, Michael Kloss, Chad Kouri, Jason Lazarus, Joseph Mohan, Dustin Ruegger, Greg Stimac, Ben Speckmann and Nicholas Wylie. Reception 6-9pm.
SUNDAY 12/5 -
EAST GARFIELD PARK -
Julius Cæsar - 3144 W Carroll Ave, 2G. Brad Killam: National Roundabout Task Force. Reception 4-7pm.
EAST ROGERS PARK -
Iceberg Projects - 7714 N Sheridan Rd. Lou Mallozzi. Performance at 7:30pm.
Roxaboxen Exhibitions - 2130 W. 21st. Eating Without a Face & Death Rites, work by Young Joon Kwak. Reception 7-10pm.