Making Chances, open through 12/12

Making Chances is an exhibition about the identity, history, and community of Chances Dances, the queer dance party and collective that builds safer spaces and supports local artists and activists. The exhibition illuminates how the multifaceted Chances Dances collective—with their radically inclusive ethos, non-hierarchical organizational structure, broadly welcoming and safe spaces at their parties, and yearly micro grants—functions as a community catalyst. More»

Happy Thanksgiving!

Gallery 400 will be closing at 3pm on Wednesday, November 25, and will be closed Thursday, November 26 through Monday, November 30 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open with regular gallery hours at 10am on Tuesday, December 1, 2015. More»

Visual AIDS Day With(out) Art, 12/1, 10am-6pm

In conjunction with the Making Chances exhibition, Gallery 400 and Visual AIDS present RADIANT PRESENCE, a digital slideshow with images from the Visual AIDS' Artist+ Registry, the largest database of works by artists with HIV/AIDS. To honor this day of action and mourning, gallery lights are dimmed and video and sound elements of the current exhibition are silenced to focus on the presentation of RADIANT PRESENCE. Gallery 400 also partners with Test Positive Awareness Network (TPAN) to offer free HIV testing from 2-5pm and the Chicago Chapter of the HIV/AIDS anti-stigma organization Mr. Friendly to provide “friendly” information and awareness pins. More»