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“This Bucket Ain't For Ice!” All Ages

Tuesdays-Saturdays, 12-4 p.m.


An exhibition of blues music photography by Eric Kriesant. 312-808-1286

Outsider Art: The Collection of Victor F. Keen Recommended Member Picks Free All Ages Agenda

2/6-9/7


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ore than 40 works of art from the most well-known outsider artists will be exhibited from the collection of Victor F. Keen. These works operate outside of the mainstream art world. Opening reception 2/5, 5-8pm. 312-243-9088

Apsáalooke Women and Warriors Recommended All Ages

Through 4/4/2021: Thu-Mon, 9 AM-5 PM
Field Museum 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago Museum Campus

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The Apsáalooke people of the Northern Plains were beaders, artists, mothers, two-spirited people, and warriors. This exhibition features contemporary beadwork and fashion of the Apsáalooke as well as 100-year-old war shields. The exhibition is presented in both English and Spanish, with select sections also in Apsáalooke. 312-922-9410

Lina Bo Bardi: Habitat Recommended All Ages Canceled

6/13-9/27

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Update: This exhibition has been canceled to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

"Habitat" features drawings, photographs, furniture, and projects from Brazilian artist Bo Bardi. 312-280-2660

Christina Quarles

4/4-8/23

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Christina Quarles is an LA artist who paints bodies: limbs, torsos, faces all collide with one another and create experimental pieces of gesture. This is her largest exhibition of work to date. 312-280-2660

THINKING OF YOU. I MEAN ME. I MEAN YOU. Recommended All Ages

11/1/20-2/14/21
Art Institute of Chicago 111 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago Loop


This major solo exhibition of Barbara Kruger’s work will look at the last four decades of the artist’s practice. Kruger is one of the most significant artists of our time, commenting on consumerism and pop culture through text, stereotypes, humor, and empathy. 312-443-3600