Arts

WOW Frequency Exhibition celebrates the holidays with limited edition work

Date: 
12/11/2017
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A WOW Frequency Exhibition brings together a diverse group of artists in a limited edition art sale and celebration of the holiday and community, thanks to Iwona Biedermann of DreamBox Gallery in collaboration with Cup & Spoon, 2415 W. North Ave., in the WOW (west of western) District.

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Two successes one more to go: "In The 'Hood"

Date: 
11/18/2017
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The In The Hood's heavily attended opening in Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave., on Nov. 10 was followed on Sunday by a crowd at Rick Kogan's story telling session. This Sunday, Nov. 19, 2 to 4 p.m.

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Jackson Junge Gallery's celebration of Chicago neighborhoods opens Friday

Date: 
11/08/2017
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In The 'Hood, a celebration of Chicago's diversity and richness through its neighborhoods, opens Friday, November 10,

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Grant opportunities for individual artists

Date: 
10/15/2017
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The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) Individual Artists  Program (IAP) grants application guidelines and registration will be available

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Art with a message and a smile: Beejoir and Mau Mau's "Foreign Policy"

Date: 
07/21/2017
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Satirical, political, irreverent…three words that describe the work of two Brits who have a twinkle in their eyes as they speak of their messages on walls and in collections around the world signed with their street names, Beejoir and Mau Mau. Foreign Policy is their joint show which remains open through July 29 in Vertical Gallery, 1016 N. Western. 

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Shibari featured at Jackson Junge Gallery

Date: 
07/16/2017
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One Wall 2017 opens with a Shibari piece named "Caught" by Averie at Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave. It will remain on display through July 27. 

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Performance Artists Opportunity: "mo - men - tum" ARC's 1st Annual Performance Festival

Date: 
07/08/2017
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A call for performance artists to be included in mo-men-tum, the First Annual Performance Festival

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Window closing: High Concept Labs Artist Program opportunity

Date: 
06/09/2017
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The window will close on June 15 for artists to apply for the four-month High Concept Labs (HCL) Fall Sponsored Artist Program,

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DCASE encourages participation in Chicago's Year of Public Art

Date: 
04/25/2017
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In this the Year of Public Art, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is sending out deadline reminders for the 50x50 initiative and the Public Art Youth Corps project. 

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"Opposition": Artists comment on today's chaos

Date: 
04/14/2017
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Opposition at Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave., in Wicker Park, addresses many issues of the day, like the rallies that have had people swarming in plazas and streets across the country during the last several months. 

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Blek le Rat: An interview and his art

Date: 
04/02/2017
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Known internationally as the creator of life-sized stenciled graffiti, Blek le Rat (Xavier Prou) has some of his work filling the walls of Vertical Gallery,

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Proterfield and Weaver: Morality Tales at Firecat Projects

Date: 
03/08/2017
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Thanks to Firecat Project's Stan Klein, Mary Porterfield and Kathy Weaver were paired in this thoughtful, timely and emotionally charged exhibit Morality Tales, 2124 N. Damen, open until Mar. 18.

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Digital images take many forms at ARC Gallery

Date: 
01/21/2017
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Three artists show how digital media can provide different impressions in the January ARC Gallery Show, 2156 N. Damen, through Jan. 28 in Bucktown.

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50x50 Neighborhood Arts Project applications open

Date: 
01/12/2017
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Declaring 2017 as the "Year of Public Art," Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) has opened the application process

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Artist Opportunity: Largest public art commission by Wicker Chamber and SSA #33

Date: 
09/11/2016
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Submissions are open to an artist or group of artists for the largest commission in the history of the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce and WPB Special Service Area (SSA) #33.   

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Professional sculptor: Outdoor public sculpture opportunity

Date: 
05/09/2016
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An opportunity for a professional sculptor(s) is open until June 3

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Vertical Gallery celebrates their third anniversary with a trio of international duos

Date: 
04/12/2016
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Thoughtful, reflective, dedicated and intense are commonalities of the trio of international duos now being shown at Vertical Gallery, 1016 N.

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Search for artists announced by CTA and Mayor

Date: 
02/24/2016
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A search for local, national and international artists interested in creating new, one-of-a-kind artwork for 11 locations throughout the Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) service region was announced Tues., Feb. 23. It is part of the expansion of public art at CTA stations. 

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FireCat Gallery: Daniel Bruttig

Date: 
02/05/2016
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A series of series, Daniel Bruttig's Singles, Duets and Sets at Firecat Projects, 2124 N. Damen, is hanging through Feb. 20. 

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Artists define "Beauty" at Jackson Junge Gallery in Wicker Park

Date: 
01/29/2016
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Depictions of beauty as danger, obsessions, myths and more line the walls and perch on pedestals in Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wicker Park, in the new exhibition, Beauty until February 28. 

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