Firecat presents artwork by Joe Amrhein

Friday, April 29, 2011 - 7:00pm - Thursday, May 26, 2011 - 5:00pm

Opening receptions take place on the first night of each exhibition. Exhibition runs thru. to May 26

Time: Opening reception, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Location: 2124 N. Damen Ave

Contact: Tel 773-342-5381 or email


Jackson Junge Opening: Furtura Obscura

Friday, May 6, 2011 - 6:00pm - Sunday, July 3, 2011 - 5:00pm

Jackson Junge presents new work by Jason Brammer, a series of mixed media paintings. Exhibition runs thru. to Sunday, July 3.

Opening: Friday, May 6

Time: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Location: Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Contact: Chris or Lisa on 773.227.7900

Veiled Meaning

Friday, April 15, 2011 - 6:30pm - Friday, May 20, 2011 - 6:00pm

Artists Bernell Loeb, Sarah E. Rehmer and Shawn Stucky journey through the subconscious to explore memory and dreamscapes in an exhibition curated by Jeff Stevenson

Time: Gallery Hours, Tues. - Fri., Noon to 5 p.m. and Sat., noon to 6 p.m. or by appointment (also open until 8 p.m. on the first Friday of each month).

Location: CAC, 2010 West Pierce #102

Tsunami Monoprints for Japanese Relief

Sunday, April 17, 2011 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Children's arts space Color Wheel Studio will present a series of monoprints for sale to benefit the Japanese earthquake crisis. 100% of the sales earned will be donated in their entirety to the American Red Cross Japanese Relief effort. All monoprints were created entirely by hand by Miller Jackson, the 4.5 year old son of Color Wheel Studio owner, Donald Jackson.

Time: 12 noon - 4 P.m.

Chornobyl + 25 at The National Ukrainian Museum

Friday, April 8, 2011 - 7:00pm - Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 5:00pm

It was twenty five years ago on April 26, 1986 that millions of lives were affected by the explosion in the Nuclear Power Plant at Chornobyl. This exhibition commemorates the countless individuals whose health was sacrificed to clean up the contaminated land.

Time: 7 p.m. -9 p.m.

Price: $5

Intuit presents Architecture of Hope

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 11:00am - Saturday, May 14, 2011 - 7:30pm

Celebrating 20 years of promoting outsider and self-taught artists, the exhibition is curated by Roger Manley.

Time: Tuesday - Saturday 11 a.m. -5 p.m.; Thursday 11 a.m. -7.30 p.m.

Price: $5, Intuit Members and children under 12: Free

Monique Meloche Gallery Opening of Rinus Van de Velde

Saturday, April 2, 2011 - 4:00pm - Saturday, May 14, 2011 - 7:00pm

Rinus Van de Velde creates film noir drawings in charcoal. This exhibition comes highly recommended.

Time: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m

Location: 2154 W. Division St.

Contact: website

No Joke in commemoration of Kathryn Hixon

Saturday, April 9, 2011 - 7:00pm - Saturday, April 30, 2011 - 11:00pm
Exhibition at LVL3 Gallery

Time: Private viewings are also available by appointment.

Location:LVL3 Gallery, 1542 N. Milwaukee Ave. 3rd Floor

Contact: email or call 312.469.0333 for more.

City Light The Art of Batik: Works by Irena Saparnis

Friday, March 18, 2011 - 11:00am - Sunday, April 24, 2011 - 8:00pm

Irena Saparnis uses a mix of batik and print to create these atmospheric landscape images of Chicago, floral batik images and abstract representations.

Price: Free

Time:  11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Location: Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave.

In the Vicinity: Art Around Eckhart Park

Friday, March 18, 2011 (All day) - Monday, April 18, 2011 (All day)

Join us for a neighborhood gathering of art and artists in Art Around Eckhart Park. It will feature works by Britanny Southworth LaFlamme, Etienne LaFlamme, Carron Little, and Jamie Gannon.

Time: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Location: Swim Cafe, 1357 W. Chicago Ave.