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Event Fri Sep 02 2011

Art Around Town


  • Andrea Jablonski & Carolyn Kelley: Arts of Life Kickoff @ Kinzie Studio/Gallery (2010 W. Carroll Ave.)
  • Exquisite Corpse @Fulton Street Collective
  • Laura Berger: Secret Sideshow @ Hazel
  • Marcus Johnson & Alyssa Miserendino: Photo Show @ Flat Iron
  • Fresh Prints @ Star Coffee
  • Hereafterfest 2011 @ Heaven
  • Chicago Jazzfest afterfest @ Logan Square Arts Center (all weekend)
  • African Festival of the Arts @ Washington Park (all weekend)
  • Goshi Pop Up Art Show by Join Creative
  • Roxaboxen Fundraiser: Xina Xurner, Mr. 666, JEROME BAEZ, Panthervision

  • Saturday:

  • Maria's Anniversary Party @ Maria's & Co-Prosperity Sphere
  • Brent Houzenga: Remixed Remains @ Pawn Works
  • UBS 12 × 12: New Artists/New Work: Dan Gunn @ MCA
  • Happy Collaborationists w/ Claire Ashley @ Temporary Allegiance
  • End of Summer/Back To School Street Fest @ Urban Art Rereat
  • EQ - Skyn Deep IV "FH2T" Design Competition Opening Reception @ RGB Lounge

  • Sunday:

  • Steven Husby: RUBICON @ Julius Caesar
  • STRÖBEL/travis (closing reception for NEW CATALOGUE/KANDIS WILLIAMS) @ New Capital
  • JETTISON Fall 2011 Issue Release / What's Happening!! @ Longman & Eagle

  • Thursday:

  • CoLaboratory @ Glass Curtain Gallery

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