FIGMENT comes to the Garfield Park Conservatory August 10-11
Have you heard about the FIGMENT event taking place this weekend? No? Let me tell you about it because it sounds pretty intriguing. FIGMENT is an explosion of creative energy taking place at Garfield Park Conservatory August 10-11. This is a FREE, annual, family-friendly celebration of participatory art and culture where everything is possible (according to its organizers).
 The idea is to see imaginations blossom with thousands of visitors interacting directly with nearly 50 participating art projects and more than 300 artists and volunteers. The concept began in New York and has spread to other cities in the last decade. It debuts in Chicago this weekend. ...