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Event: Opening Reception Opening Reception for “For Each Other”

Image features a person on the left painting the bottom of a refrigerator. A pink star with a blue outlines reads "Food is Love", and a orange star with a yellow outline reads "Free Food". There are oranges in the bottom right corner of the refrigerator.
The Love Fridge Chicago, photograph from the production of Love Fridges, 2021


September 09, 2022


5:00–8:00 pm


Gallery 400


400 S. Peoria St.
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Join us for the opening reception of Gallery 400’s Fall exhibition. For Each Other highlights the ways a group of Chicago-based artists and collectives consider care in their work and in the contexts they create for their work. In the included artworks and projects care is an active, participatory process.

For Each Other is on view until December 17. Accompanying the exhibition will be suite of programs co-created with artists in the exhibition, colleague UIC organizations, and UIC student groups. Program announcements coming soon.

Accessibility at the Opening Reception

Masks are required to enter.

Food and drink will be served. When eating and drinking guests are asked to social distance.

Gallery 400 is wheelchair accessible with no stairs to enter and an elevator to the gallery.  There are two single use gender neutral restrooms on the same floor as the gallery.  Staff are available to assist with the doors of these bathrooms, as they are heavy.  There are accessible, multi-stall, gendered restrooms available on the higher floors in the building.

All gallery text and image/visual descriptions are available as audio via QR codes. Staff is available to support in identifying QR code placement. Screen reader friendly formats will be available soon.

There is a reflection space located within the gallery. One of the exhibition’s installations is a meditation space with sound. Quiet space is available in the Gallery 400 library, accessible with the assistance of Gallery 400 staff.

Gallery 400 is easily accessible via public transit. The Blue Line CTA stops a 1/2 block from Gallery 400 at the UIC-Halsted station, which has an elevator. The #8 Halsted bus stops three blocks from the Gallery. From the loop the #126 Jackson bus stops at Van Buren and Peoria, across the intersection from Gallery 400.

Parking is available at UIC’s Harrison Street Parking Structure located four blocks from the Gallery at 1100 W Harrison St. From there, travel to the Gallery east on Harrison past Morgan and UIC’s Academic and Residential Complex (ARC) to the CTA bridge over the freeway. Cross the bridge to get to Gallery 400 a 1/2 block north of the bridge.