The Weekly Gallery Crawl: 6/24-6/26


This week the intrepid gallery crawler bears upon his back Babies. Babies. No Babies. (armpit), a piece by Cameron Crawford. This Friday, Cameron Crawford's exhibition of the same name will be opening at Edmund Chia's space, peregrineprogram. Drop by between 5pm and 8pm to see the piece. And while you're at it, why not stop by another opening this weekend? Here's your options...

Friday (6/24)
Bronzeville -
Gallery Guichard - 3521 S. King Dr. Dak Art 2: I Am My Brother's Keeper. Show begins 6/24.

Bucktown -
Firecat Projects - 2124 N. Damen. Lantern Fly Sex Cure, work by Lauren Levato. Reception 7-10pm.

Evanston -
Northwestern University Dittmar Gallery - 1999 Campus Dr. Found and Stitched, work by Pat Kroth. Reception 6-8pm.

Loop -
Art Institute of Chicago - 111 S Michigan Ave. The House, work by Eija-Liisa Ahtila. Show begins 6/24.

Pilsen -
Antena - 1765 S Laflin St. Plugged Out, work by Salvador Jiménez Flores. Reception 6-10pm.

Cobalt Studio - 1950 W. 21st St. BlackXican pozole, performance by Hermes Santana and Gwenn-Aël LYNN. RSVP required. Performance/dinner 7-11:30pm.

Ravenswood -
Lillstreet Art Center - 4401 N. Ravenswood Ave. Composing the Modern, work by Marc Digeros, John Skelton, and Kensuke Yamada. Reception 6-8pm.

River North -
Ken Saunders Gallery - 230 W. Superior St. Stephen Powell. Reception 5-7pm.

Russell Bowman Art Advisory - 311 W. Superior St., #115. American Prints II. Reception 5:30-8pm.

United Center Park -
Spudnik Press - 1821 W. Hubbard St., suite 308. Cut, Bit, and Curious, work by Rebekka Federle, Julia Vodrey Hendrickson, and Liz Wolf. Reception 7-9pm.

West Loop -
Kasia Kay Gallery - 215 N. Aberdeen St. Jazz for the Eye, work by Giovanni Marinelli. Reception 6-8pm.

The Mission - 1431 W Chicago Ave. SUMMER 2011: TRANSITION, work by Erica Bohm, Máximo González, Barbara Kaplan, Jerry B Martin, Sylvia Fernandez Palacios, Emilio Chapela Perez, Ponchi, Michelle Prazak, Natalia Revilla, Mariana Sissia, Pedro Tyler, Julieta Ortiz de Latierro and Mariano Dal Verme. Reception 6-9pm.

Tony Wight Gallery - 845 W Washington Blvd. Untitled Document, work by Andrew J. Greene, Barbara Kasten, Josh Kolbo, Nazafarin Lotfi, Sean Raspet, David Schutter and Justin Swinburne. Reception 6-8pm.

Wicker Park -
Johalla Projects - 1561 N Milwaukee Ave. CTRL, work by Michael Sirianni. Reception 7-10pm.

Park Schreck Gallery - 1747 W. North Ave. Scott Johnson and Brigitte Wolf. Reception 7-10pm

Vegan Gallery - 2153 W. Division. Co-oped. Reception 7-11pm.

Saturday (6/25)
Lincoln Square -
Chicago Printmakers Collaborative - 4642 N. Western Ave. The Jury Is In. Reception 5-8pm.

Fill in the Blank Gallery - 5038 N. Lincoln Ave. 1980 Records presents: Experimental Artist Series #6. Event begins at 7pm. $3 suggested donation.

Pilsen -
ACRE Projects - 1913 W 17th St. ACRE Block Party, party and print sale of work by Alex Chitty, Ben Driggs, Scott Fortino, Jenny Kendler, Irena Knezevic, Kyla Rafert, Jennifer Ray, Daniel Shea, Anna Shteynshleyger, Victor Yanez-Lazcano and Scott Whipkey. Party from noon-8pm.

Cobalt Studio - 1950 W. 21st St. Electuary: A Confectioner's Herbal, a confectionary adventure with James Kubie. Event/workshop 1-3pm.
Peregrineprogram - 500 W. Cermak Rd., #727. Babies Babies. No Babies. (Armpit), work by Cameron Crawford. Reception 5-8pm.

Sunday (6/26)
Oak Park -
What It Is - 1155 Lyman, Oak Park. M16.2, work by R. James Healy. Closing reception 2-5pm.

Thanks to Chicago ReaderChicago Gallery NewsOn the MakeSpaces.orgFlavorpillArtslantProximity Magazine, and CAR, for their art calendars which help me build this weekly list.  

Filed under: Art Talk Chicago, Gallery Crawl

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