Summer 2014 Events

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Ladydrawers: Our Fashion Year with Anne Elizabeth Moore

Our Fashion Year: Unraveling the Threads Between the Garment and Sex Trades

Lecture

Thursday, August 7, 2014 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Our Fashion Year, an exploration of international women's labor in words and pictures, unravels the threads that weave together fast fashion and human trafficking in a brilliant series of full-colo...

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From Semis to Startups: Exploring Fulton Market's Changing Industrial Landscape

A walking tour with Emma Saperstein and Pocket Guide to Hell

Event

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 – 7:00PM to 8:30PM

For much of the twentieth century Chicago’s near West Side—the area around Randolph Street and Fulton Market—served as a center for the distribution of meat, dairy, and seafood. While many of the o...

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Queer Women of Color Cinema

Screening

Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:00PM until Saturday October 11, 2014 2:00PM

Gallery 400 is pleased to partner with the UIC Gender and Sexuality Center, Quare Square Collective, and the national organization Sistah Sinema to launch Sistah Sinema Chicago, a monthly moderated...

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Delano Manongs: Forgotten Heroes of the United Farm Workers

Screening

Saturday, July 12, 2014 – 2:00PM to 4:00PM

Gallery 400 is pleased to partner with AFIRE Chicago, Chicago Coalition of Household Workers (Latino Union), the Committee on Pilipino Issues, GK-USA Chicago Chapter, National Asian Pacific America...

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Opening Reception: Nice Work If You Can Get It

Opening Reception

Friday, June 27, 2014 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Artists: Arturo Hernández Alcázar, Ramón Miranda Beltrán, Melanie Gilligan, The Ladydrawers, Mary Lum, Yoshua Okón, Pocket Guide to Hell, Karina Skvirsky, Pilvi Takala, Ward Shelley, and Andre...

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Our Lives, Our Voices, Our Stories: A Community Reading of Chicago Community Writers

Event

Saturday, June 21, 2014 – 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Gallery 400 is pleased to partner with The Community Writing Project for the first annual public reading of the Community Writing Project Collective. The reading brings together community writers f...

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Group Work

A student-led conversation on collaborative exhibition making

Event

Friday, June 13, 2014 – 5:30PM to 6:30PM

Encounters at the Edge of the Forest was co-organized by Rhoda Rosen and a group of eleven students in the 2014 Exhibition Practices class of the Museum and Exhibition Studies program. Please ...

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