Art After Work

Online via Zoom

Host Organization: Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art Join us in this month’s virtual Art After Work workshop, where teaching artist and museum educator Paulina Lopez will guide a workshop inspired by Japanese artist Hiroyuki Doi. Participants will construct a sketchbook and practice a variety of mindful drawing exercises. Art After Work is […]

AWAKEN: An Art Show Featuring Jenny Vyas, Hosted by Artist Replete and Powered by MALA

Pilsen Yards 1163 West 18th Street, Chicago, IL

Host Organization:  Muslim American Leadership Alliance Partner Organization: Turkish American Society Artist Replete and MALA present the largest exhibition of work by nationally-renowned Chicago creative Jenny Vyas, with a special guest performance by violinist Damien Escobar. This show will feature 15 new pieces by Vyas, as well as an intimate “fireside chat” where she will […]

Revolutionary Ride: A Bike Tour of Public Art in Chicago/ Gira Revolucionaria: Un recorrido en bicicleta del arte público en Chicago

Humboldt Park Boathouse 1301 N Humboldt Dr, Chicago, IL

Host Organization: Newberry Library Partner Organizations: National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture and Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center Pedal along with art historians and preservationists on a three-hour bicycle ride through Humboldt Park and Pilsen exploring how monuments, murals, and other works of public art memorialize and interpret the revolutionary struggles of the […]

Resonant Voices: Arnold Voketaitis

Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture 6500 S. Pulaski, Chicago, IL

Host Organization: Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture Join us at our first program in a series of presentations featuring newly digitized archival footage of operas, concerts, and song festivals from our collection of master video recordings from the 1980s to the 2000s. Lithuanian American bass baritone Arnold Voketaitis will reflect on a 5-decade-long opera/concert career […]

Hangawi: Korean Thanksgiving Celebration

Korean Cultural Center of Chicago 9930 Capitol Dr., Wheeling, IL

Host Organizations: Korean Cultural Center of Chicago In celebration, join us in this hands-on experience and events that represent Hangawi. Guests can participate in Charye service, a ceremonial service to honor our ancestors with offerings of various foods. Dance along with the CKDC group in the gang-gang-sullae (Hangawi dance), and make your own songpyeun (Korean […]

$10

Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration

Set in Stone Gathering Space 641 E 31st, Chicago, IL

Host Organization: Chinese American Museum of Chicago Partner Organizations: The Field Museum, Chicago Park District Come with us and learn about the Chinese Mid-Autumn Fest or Moon Fest! Participants will be able to taste mooncakes, learn how to make paper lanterns, and watch feature performances of ethnic musical instruments and storytelling. Cost: Free event Registration […]

Peace Day Chicago

Online via Zoom

Host Organization: The Peace School Join us on the International Day of Peace, Tuesday September 21 from noon to 1! There has never been a more important time to take positive action for peace. This intercultural event promotes unity, respect and getting involved in healing our city and our planet. Join us for: One Minute […]

FREE

Mounds of Meaning: Investigating the Histories of Kryžių kalnas (Hill of Crosses)

Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture 6500 S. Pulaski, Chicago, IL

Host Organization: Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture Kryžių kalnas (“Hill of Crosses”) located in the Šiauliai county of Lithuania, is a popular destination for local and visiting Lithuanians, tourists, and Christian pilgrims. The meaning of this place has changed significantly since its mysterious beginnings, becoming a place of peaceful protest against Soviet occupation in the […]

Art After Hours

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art 2320 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL

Host Organization:  Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art Enjoy a night of art and music, with live performances by Forest Management and Purelink, and DJ sets by Milkweed and Outsidenightair. Part of West Town Art Walk and sponsored by Solemn Oath Brewery. Event is 21+. Cost & Registration Info: Tickets are required. $5 pre-purchase, $10 at […]

$5

Bronzeville Music Mixers and Film Shorts Screening

Parkway Ballroom Building 4455 South King Drive, Suite 103, Chicago, IL

Host Organization: Bronzeville Historical Society Listen to Local DJs and music mix masters showcasing house music entertainment for in-person and virtual audiences. Online Viewers will experience oral history stories and exciting YouTube video clips. Journey Chicago - Bronzeville will also feature highlights of our new ReIMAGINE Aunt Jemima exhibition and participants will meet the Bronzeville […]

Andersonville Walking Tour

Swedish American Museum 5211 N Clark St, Chicago, IL

Host Organization: Swedish American Museum Join the Swedish American Museum for a walking tour of Swedish Andersonville. Learn about the Swedish heritage of the neighborhood, and what Swedish things you can still find in the area today. Your registration includes a copy of the guided tour and admission to the Museum. Location Info: Meet at […]

$15

ReIMAGINE Aunt Jemima Exhibition VIRTUAL OPENING

Online via Zoom

Host Organization: Bronzeville Historical Society Join us via ZOOM for the opening of ReIMAGINE Aunt Jemima Exhibition at the Bronzeville Historical Society. A collection of “Aunt Jemima” photos, memorabilia, newspaper accounts and scholarly research was presented to Vivian G. Harsh Research Library from twins Val Williams and Aaron Williams. The collection marks the first contribution […]