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Art Tue Sep 08 2009

Getting Around the Largest Gallery Opening Night of the Year

Chicago's fall art gallery season has arrived--And this year, September 11 is kind of a big deal as dozens of new shows and exhibitions are launching.

On this highly anticipated opening day, ART Chicago and Chicago Gallery News have garnered a trolley service, free to the public, to take visitors around galleries in River North, Streeterville, River East and the East and West Loop.

Compiled with Chicago Gallery News' gallery listings and their September 11th schedule, here is a map of the day's openings with their adjacent trolley stops to help ease transit tension.

Also: Don't forget to share the photos you take of the galleries you visit in our A/C Flickr pool.


View Chicago Galleries & Trolley Locations in a larger map

 
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Carmen / September 8, 2009 10:07 PM

Hey- I'm new to the area and hoping to hit up the openings by W Superior St- anyone have suggestions of good cheap food near there?

Andrew / September 9, 2009 10:19 AM

Carmen, if you're up for Indian/Pakistani, Baba Palace at Chicago and Orleans is cheap and relatively tasty. Panang at Chicago and Clark is another good cheap option.

Carmen / September 9, 2009 10:22 PM

Great- thanks for the suggestions!

Dan / October 1, 2009 12:57 PM

I can't believe I missed this year's opening night! I had such a great time last year.

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