We humans are proud of the material accretion of our thinking—the objects and writings that represent our particular experience. We’re especially fond of amassing, grouping, and pondering the leavi...More about this event »
Fall 2011 Events
Public Collectors is founded upon the concern that there are many types of cultural artifacts that public libraries, museums, and other institutions and archives either do not collect or do not mak...More about this event »
Snacks! Prizes! Screen Printing!
Do you have an old T-shirt in need of a makeover? Bring it by Gallery 400 to give it a new life. Choose from two original designs by UIC alum Aay Preston-Myint (M...
LaToya Ruby Frazier (born 1982) explores her family’s inter-generational lineage through photographs and videos that blur the line between self-portraiture and social documentary. By appearing on b...More about this event »
Join us at Gallery 400 for an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvre, artist performances, and music by Latham Zearfoss (MFA, 2011) of Chances Dances. Acquaint or reacquaint yourself with Gallery 400 ...More about this event »
On the occasion of the launch of Gallery 400’s new website and exhibition and event archive, the Gallery presents the exhibition Archival Impulse. Numerous artists in Gallery 400’s history have dem...More about this event »
Steve Reinke’s book The Shimmering Beast is out now. Join us for an evening of readings and screenings (which will include a sneak preview of a work in progress), and a celebration with snacks and ...More about this event »
Join us for an intimate conversation with Nato Thompson, one of the most dynamic and exciting curators working today. At the New York–based public arts institution Creative Time, he has organized m...More about this event »
Kevin Killian (born 1952) is a poet, novelist, critic, and playwright. A founder and former director of Small Press Traffic, and an original member of the notorious San Francisco-based “new narrati...More about this event »
Rhea Anastas is an art historian and critic whose scholarship has appeared in numerous books, catalogues, and journals. She is currently the interim director of the Master of Arts program in Art an...More about this event »