This week the intrepid gallery crawler bears upon his back Girija, a sculpture by Ravinder Reddy, currently on view at the Smart Museum as part of Go Figure, a survey of the last sixty years of figuration. As for where you can crawl to...
Friday 6/10 -
Albany Park -
North Branch Projects - 3550 W. Lawrence. Structurally Sound: Chicago Underground Library Pop Up Opening. Reception 7-10pm.
Hyde Park -
DOVA Temporary - 5228 S. Harper Ave. DOVA 2011 MAJORS, work by Alexandra Taborga, Paul Siple, Miko Shepherd, Victoria Maya, Daniel Genoves-Sylvan, Zach Fish, and Noah Epstein. Reception 6-9pm.
Holy Covenant United Methodist Church - 925 W. Diversey Pkwy. Heaven, work by Ken Marier. Reception 6-9pm.
Leigh Gallery - 3306 N. Halsted. Robert Koch. Reception 6-9pm.
Life Force Arts Center - 3148 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago Festival of Spiritual Art: Prayer. Reception 7-10pm.
Stella's Diner - 3042 N. Broadway St. Cloak of Culture: The Drama of Cultural Ambiguity, work by Shari Imbo. Reception 5-8pm.
Lincoln Park -
Thomas Masters Gallery - 245 W. North Ave. Suspended Realities, work by Meredith Cavanagh Sands, Matt Schommer, and Carly Silverman. Reception 6-9pm.
Caffe Baci - 225 W. Wacker Dr. An Excerpt of Various Photographs Strewn About the Room, work by Tanner Young. reception 6-10pm.
Fine Arts Building - 410 S. Michigan. 2nd Friday Open Studios. Receptions 5-9pm.
2nd Flr Gallery - 903 W. 19th St. Divining Landscapes: New Sculptures by Robert MacNeill. Reception 6-10pm.
Chicago Arts District - 1945 S. Halsted. 2nd FRIDAYS Gallery Night. Receptions 6-10pm.
Cobalt Studio - 1950 W. 21st St. Hecho en Casa/Home Made, work by Alberto Aguilar and Jorge Lucero. Reception 8pm.
De Colores Galeria y Sabores - 1626 S Halsted. Post-Consumerism, work by Tiffany Gholar. Reception 6pm.
ROOMS Gallery - 1835 S. Halsted. HYMN OF CHANCE, final performance. Performance from 7-10pm.
Roxaboxen Exhibitions - 2130 W. 21st. Happiness Machines, work by Caroline Picard. Reception 6-10pm.
Avram Eisen Gallery - 5202 N. Damen Ave. Subject/Object, work by Bob Fields and Sarah Kaiser. Reception 6-9pm.
River North -
Illinois Institute of Art Gallery 180 - 180 N. Wabash Ave. Layers, work by Roberta Kozuch. Reception 5:30-7:30pm.
United Center Park -
Finnegan Gallery - 2025 W. Fulton St. Nudes in the Garden, work by Jennifer Wolfe and Peter Legrand. Reception 5:30-9pm.
West Loop -
Chicago Artists' Coalition - 217 N. Carpenter St. Trail Mix, work by Christie Helm, Adrienne Pike, and Connie Wolfe. Reception 6:30-9pm.
Creative Go-Round - 459 N. Milwaukee Ave. MIND BLIZZARD: CHICAGO, work by Ian Ferguson. Reception 7-11:30pm.
Golden Age - 119 N Peoria St. #2D. Cool Ranch, work by Pia Howell. Reception 6-9pm.
Wicker Park -
Johalla Projects - 1561 N. Milwaukee. Wow and Flutter: Dynamic Range in Analog Art. Reception 7-10pm.
Vegan Gallery - 2153 W. Division. June's Third Decanate. Reception 7-10pm.
Saturday 6/11 -
South Side Community Art Center - 3831 S. Michigan Ave. Icons: Past and Present, work by Fanta Celah. Reception 2-5pm.
East Rogers Park -
Iceberg Projects - 7714 N. Sheridan Rd. Gregg Bordowitz and Stephanie Brooks Reading. Reading 6-9pm.
Mess Hall - 6932 N Glenwood Ave. Thoughts Unsaid Then Forgotten, work by Brandon Alvendia. Reception noon-midnight.
Logan Square -
DIG - 2003 N Point, 3. Dark Flight, work by Ryan Thompson. Reception 6-9pm.
Gallery Provocateur - 2125 N. Rockwell St. Frank Frazetta Tribute Reception. Reception 8-11pm.
Art Institute of Chicago - 111 S. Michigan Ave. Avant-Garde Art in Everyday Life, work by John Heartfield, Gustav Klutsis, El Lissitzky, Ladislav Sutnar, Karel Teige, and Piet Zwart. Show runs from 6/11-10/9.
River North -
Walnut Ink Gallery - 607 Franklin St. Unspoken Language, work by Chris D. Smith. Reception 5-8pm.
West Loop -
Hills Esthetic Center - 128 N Campbell Ave, G. Frankenstein's Raga, work by Noah Furman. Reception 7-11pm.
McCormick Gallery - 835 W. Washington. A Survey: 1820-1850, work by Saltillo Sarape. Reception 6-9pm.
Sunday 6/12 -
Hyde Park -
Hyde Park Art Center - 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Messin' With Texas, work by Artadia Awardees. Reception 3-5pm.
ACRE Projects - 1913 W 17th St. The Observants, work by R.E.H. Gordon. Reception 4-8pm.
Tags: 2nd Flr Gallery, 2nd Friday Open Studios, 2nd FRIDAYS Gallery Night, A Survey: 1820-1850, ACRE Projects, Adrienne Pike, Alberto Aguilar, Alexandra Taborga, An Excerpt of Various Photographs Strewn About the Room, Art Institute of Chicago, Artadia Awardees, Avant-Garde Art in Everyday Life, Avram Eisen Gallery, Bob Fields, Brandon Alvendia, Caffe Baci, Carly Silverman, Caroline Picard, Chicago Artists' Coalition, Chicago Arts District, Chicago Festival of Spiritual Art: Prayer, Chris D. Smith, Christie Helm, Cloak of Culture: The Drama of Cultural Ambiguity, Cobalt Studio, Connie Wolfe, Cool Ranch, Creative Go-Round, Daniel Genoves-Sylvan, Dark Flight, De Colores Galeria y Sabores, DIG, Divining Landscapes: New Sculptures, DOVA 2011 MAJORS, DOVA Temporary, El Lissitzky, Fanta Celah, Fine Arts Building, Finnegan Gallery, Frank Frazetta Tribute Reception, Frankenstein's Raga, Gallery Provocateur, Golden Age, Gregg Bordowitz, Gustav Klutsis, Happiness Machines, Heaven, Hecho en Casa/Home Made, Hills Esthetic Center, Holy Covenant United Methodist Church, Hyde Park Art Center, HYMN OF CHANCE, Ian Ferguson, iceberg projects, Icons: Past and Present, Illinois Institute of Art Gallery 180, Jennifer Wolfe, Johalla Projects, John Heartfield, Jorge Lucero, June's Third Decanate, Karel Teige, Ken Marier, Ladislav Sutnar, Layers, Leigh Gallery, Life Force Arts Center, Matt Schommer, McCormick Gallery, Meredith Cavanagh Sands, Mess Hall, Messin' With Texas, Miko Shepherd, MIND BLIZZARD: CHICAGO, Noah Epstein, Noah Furman, North Branch Projects, Nudes in the Garden, Paul Siple, Peter Legrand, Pia Howell, Piet Zwart, Post-Consumerism, R.E.H. Gordon, Robert Koch, Robert MacNeill, Roberta Kozuch, ROOMS Gallery, Roxaboxen Exhibitions, Ryan Thompson, Saltillo Sarape, Sarah Kaiser, Shari Imbo, South Side Community Art Center, Stella's Diner, Stephanie Brooks Reading, Structurally Sound: Chicago Underground Library Pop Up Opening, Subject/Object, Suspended Realities, Tanner Young, The Observants, Thomas Masters Gallery, Thoughts Unsaid Then Forgotten, Tiffany Gholar, Trail Mix, Unspoken Language, Vegan Gallery, Victoria Maya, Walnut Ink Gallery, Wow and Flutter: Dynamic Range in Analog Art, Zach Fish