Spring 2015 Events


Reception and Artist Talks: Gush


Artist Talk and Opening Reception

Friday, April 3, 2015 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of Gush, the first in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Moving Image, and New M...

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Susan Buck Morss

Voices: Susan Buck-Morss

Year One


Thursday, April 2, 2015 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Join us as philosopher and intellectual historian Susan Buck-Morss presents "Year One," a discussion of her forthcoming publication of the same name
. Susan Buck-Morss is Distinguished Professor o...

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Form Fit: Claudia Hart


Thursday, March 19, 2015 – 6:30PM to 8:30PM

Claudia Hart has been active as an artist, curator and critic since 1988. Claudia Hart is an artist working with digital trompe l'oeil as a medium. She directs theater and makes media objects of a...

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Art History Lecture: Krista Thompson

Refracting Art History: Tom Lloyd, Light Art, and the Effect of Race


Wednesday, March 18, 2015 – 5:30PM to 8:00PM

Please join Gallery 400 and UIC's Art History Department as we welcome Krista Thompson for a public lecture entitled "Refracting Art History: Tom Lloyd, Light Art, and the Effect of Race." Tho...

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Inter Cc Ect

InterCcECT presents: "Poor Sovereignty"

A Workshop with Arne De Boever


Tuesday, March 17, 2015 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Join us for an Inter Chicago Circle for Experimental Critical Theory (InterCcECT) workshop with Professor Arne De Boever. The reading is circulated in advance; request it here. Arne De Boever...

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Karen Reimer Book Release


Saturday, March 14, 2015 – 4:00PM to 6:00PM

Please join us at the Graham Foundation to celebrate the release of the book Karen Reimer: Endless, co-published by Gallery 400 and WhiteWalls and supported by a Craft Research Fund grant...

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Sistah Sinema Chicago: Lucky


Saturday, March 14, 2015 – 2:00PM to 4:00PM

Please join us for a screening of the award winning documentary Lucky (2013). The film follows Lucky Torres, a woman who masks a lifetime of abuse and abandonment behind an angry, tattooed ext...

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Voices: Valerie Hegarty


Thursday, March 12, 2015 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Valerie Hegarty (born 1967) copies and modifies iconic American paintings and decorative arts, making them look as if they had been inundated by waves, attacked by birds, or singed by fire. For Heg...

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Artist Tax Workshop


Tuesday, March 10, 2015 – 6:30PM to 8:00PM

Hosted by Propeller Fund, this Artist Tax workshop with Janet Ecklebarger will instruct recent grant recipients and applicants on how to properly claim a grant on their taxes.
Janet Ecklebarger ha...

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Voices: Matias Viegener


Monday, March 9, 2015 – 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Matias Viegener is a writer, artist, and critic working collaboratively and on solo projects in the fields of writing, visual art, and social practice. In relation to Visibility Machines: Harun Far...

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