Spring 2017 Events

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Homegrown Justice Food Stand

Event

Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 10:00AM until Sunday April 23, 2017 6:00PM

Open Engagement: Homegrown Justice Stand
April 22-23, 10am-6pm

During the Open Engagement conference, visit the Homegrown Justice Stand within Gallery 400’s exhibition The Earth Will Not Abi...

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Opening Reception: The Earth Will Not Abide

Opening Reception

Thursday, April 20, 2017 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Join Gallery 400 for the opening reception of The Earth Will Not Abide, an exhibition that poses questions about the ecological and social viability of industrial agriculture and extractive land us...

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Reception and Artist Talks: Ghost Pattern Waves

2017 MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 3

Opening Reception

Friday, April 7, 2017 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of Ghost Pattern Waves, the final in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Moving I...

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Ghost Pattern Waves Performance Series

2017 MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 3

Performance

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 11:00AM until Saturday April 8, 2017 1:00PM

Coinciding with the MFA thesis exhibition "Ghost Pattern Waves" artists Alexander DeGraaf and Caleb Foss present a series of in-gallery performances.

About Caleb Foss: Caleb Foss combines a spec...

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Reception and Artist Talks: Favorite Spring Candles

2017 MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 2

Opening Reception

Friday, March 31, 2017 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of Favorite Spring Candles, the second in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photography, Mov...

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UIC MFA 2017: Works for the Screen

Screening

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 – 7:00PM to 8:30PM

Coinciding with the 2017 MFA Thesis Exhibitions at Gallery 400, the graduating MFA students from the School of Art & Art History at University of Illinois at Chicago present a series of works f...

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Reception and Artist Talks: Adaptations for the Understudy

2017 MFA THESIS EXHIBITION 1

Opening Reception

Friday, March 17, 2017 – 5:00PM to 8:00PM

The School of Art & Art History welcomes you to join us for the reception of Adaptations for the Understudy, the first in a series of three UIC MFA Thesis Exhibitions in Studio Arts, Photograph...

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Voices: Gala Porras-Kim

Lecture

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 – 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Gala Porras-Kim makes work that questions how knowledge is acquired, tests the potential of the art object to function as an epistemological tool outside of its traditional, art historical context,...

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Urbanforage

This Land/That Land: Discussions About Political Ecology and Place

Event

Saturday, March 11, 2017 – 3:00PM to 5:00PM

Led by ecologist Nance Klehm, Urbanforages are two hour informally guided walks through the spontaneous and cultivated vegetation of the urbanscape. Along the walk, participants learn to identify p...

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Artist Tax Workshop

Hosted by Propeller Fund

Discussion

Thursday, March 9, 2017 – 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Hosted by Propeller Fund, this workshop led by Janet Ecklebarger will instruct recent grant recipients and applicants on how to properly claim grants on their taxes and how to account for artwork s...

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