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Event Fri Dec 09 2011

Art Around Town


  • John Riepenhoff @ Western Exhibitions
  • High Design Holiday @ Re-Building Exchange
  • Ryan Szeszycki: Contralands of Yore @ Star Coffee Lounge
  • Tell Tale Signs @ Corbett vs. Dempsey
  • W.M. FitzPatrick: Survey @ Casualiving
  • ACRE Country Fair @ Heaven Gallery
  • Mini Logan Square @ Comfort Station
  • Of Us: Experiments in Interaction @ Mess Hall
  • Emmett Kerrigan and Lora Fosberg @ Linda Warren Projects
  • Project Onward Holiday Sale and Portrait Slam! @ Chicago Cultural Center (Saturday too)
  • Curator Talk: Demands, Attacks and Declarations @ Center for Book & Paper Arts
  • STA Holiday Party @ Center for Book @ Paper Arts
  • Sze Lin Pang presents: An Exhibition of International Artists @ Roots & Culture
  • ARTIFACT @ Chicago Artist Coalition
  • The Precession Art Auction & Fundraiser Party @ HOME
  • Samantha Bittman: Perceptual Notions @ Thomas Robertello

  • Saturday:

  • Emily Green:Decompositions @ Happy Collaborationists
  • Tony Lewis @ Autumn Space Gallery
  • FLAT 11 @ Floor Length and Tux
  • Artist Talk with Cole Pierce & Rusty Shackleford @ Hinge Gallery
  • The Holiday Pop-Up Shop @ Firebelly Design Studio
  • Cooperative Image Group and Glassworks Bazaar & Benefit @ Chicago Hot Glass
  • Facets Holiday Warehouse Sale (tomorrow too)

  • Sunday:

  • Danielle Gustafson-Sundell: songs that start with i @ JULIUS CAESAR
  • Christopher Meerdo //// STALEMATE \\\\ @ Roxaboxen Exhibitions
  • Mark Booth: THE SEA IS REPRESENTED BY AN IRREGULAR SHAPE @ Devening Projects & Editions

  • Wednesday:

  • Semi-Permanent Program @ Gallery 400
  • Holiday Party @ Hinge Gallery

  • Thursday:

  • Jordan Martins: Strange Attractions @ Elastic Vision Gallery
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