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Event Fri Oct 07 2011

Art Around Town


  • Mark Palmen: Geist @ The Meadow
  • New Ways: An Exhibition of Ragdale Fellowship Artists @ Coalition Gallery
  • Space Division Open Studios
  • UK/Chicago @ British Consulate Residence
  • Nancy Holt: Sightlines @ Graham Foundation
  • threewalls presents the Waldorf Panels on Sculpture @ Andrew Rafacz
  • The Future's Past: Exhibition & Installations // Opening Reception and Trolley Tour @ Blanc Gallery
  • Form in Flora II Sculpture Show (all weekend) @ Lincoln Park Conservatory
  • BLACK AND WHITE AND RED ALL OVER: Fifteen years of Alkaline Trio designs by Heather Gabel @ Johalla Projects
  • Hornswaggler Collection Exhibition @ Co-Prosperity Sphere
  • Friends of Transit Print Invitational Reception @ I am Logan Square Gallery
  • Michelle Simon: Fabulous Friends @ Inkling
  • The Jacket Show @ SmArt Gallery
  • Meat for the Siren: New Paintings by Christian Rieben @ Gallery Uno
  • Element Flux @ Jackson Junge Gallery
  • Ann Toebbe @ MCA UBS 12x12

  • Saturday:

  • Project Onward Portrait Slam @ Cultural Center
  • Mining the Wasteland: Land Art's Legacy in Contemporary Art and Politics @ Graham Foundation
  • James Gallagher: Frequent Fits @ Pawnworks
  • Jessica Taylor Caponigro: But the Dust Came In @ Happy Collaborationists
  • Songs for October, a seance with Zachary Cahill @ threewalls
  • Mandy Cano Vilalobos: Voces @ Roxaboxen Exhibitions
  • CURATORS' SHOWCASE EXHIBIT @ Arts Center, Logan Square/Avondale
  • North Park Art Walk (all weekend) @ Koh-Varilla Guild
  • Karolina Gnatowski: Tie Dyes on the Sunrise @ The Bike Room

  • Sunday:

  • Locals Only @ Peanut Gallery
  • The Caffeine Exhibit by the Breakfast Group @ Old Town Art Center
  • Ooh La La Chicago @ ARC Gallery
  • Historic Chicago Re-Imagined @ The Belmont by Reside
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