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Event Fri Sep 16 2011

Art Around Town


  • UPLIFT @ Believe Inn
  • MOS Meet & Greet Gallery Show @ Zhou B. Art Center
  • Dock 6 Collective Presents Fall Design and Art Series
  • ART WAR @ Treasure Town (tonight and tomorrow)
  • OUT OF SITE: 3 CARD MOLLY -- a mobile performance along Milwaukee Ave.
  • Ballad of the Tattooed Lady: New Works by Ellen Greene @ Firecat Projects
  • ROREM/ZENDEJAS @ New Capital
  • Brilliant Corners of Popular Amusements @ Eckhart Park (all weekend)
  • Jennifer Sowinski: Knot the News You Know @ Mess Hall
  • Unveil Chicago @ The Art Museo at the InterContinental
  • Bruce Nauman: Combinations Described (Chicago) @ Donald Young
  • Group Show @ Elmhurst Art Museum

  • Saturday:

  • Stan SHELLABARGER // Gallery Talk @ Western Exhibitions
  • FLAT 10 (FBI 3) @ Floor Length N Tux
  • SPLAY Closing Party and Performance Events @ Roxaboxen Exhibitions
  • South Side Community Art Center Auction @ Blanc Gallery
  • Meeting Of Styles Chicago 2011 @ Wall of Style (today & tomorrow)
  • Coalition Arts Fair @ 91st St.
  • Paper Exhibition @ Las Manos Gallery
  • Poets @ Kunz,Vis,Projects
  • Art on Track 2011 @ Adams & Wabash CTA Platform
  • RE: CHICAGO @ Depaul Art Museum
  • Joe Zucker: The Grid Paintings @ Corbett vs. Dempsey

  • Sunday:

  • Stitchy! @ Roxaboxen Exhibitions
  • "Friday Night Somewhere" Season Finale Screening Party! @ Peanut Gallery
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