Event Listing

11.21.2015 - 05.08.2016State of the Union
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL

Kathryn Andrews examines the relationship between power, art, and celebrity in her first solo exhibition, Run for President, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. In a linear narrative,...

12.15.2015 - 05.22.2016Lyric 10

Lyric's Opera Club Wine Cellar plays host to a new exhibit honoring the acclaimed carees of 10 female directors and designers through featured photographs, renderings, costumes and videos.

12.19.2015 - 03.27.2016Pop Icons
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 East Chicago Avenue, , 3122802660

Creative worlds collide for the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago's latest exhibit, Pop Art Design. Organized by the Vitra Design Museum, the MCA unites over 150 iconic design objects with...

01.13.2016 - 02.21.2016Elmhurst Art Museum Biennial
Elmhurst Art Museum, 150 S Cottage Hill Ave, Elmhurst, IL

Aptly themed Chicago Statements, the museum’s inaugural biennial showcases the messages and revelations of 19 artist on imbalances of power access and resources through drawings, sculpture, video and photography. 

01.14.2016 - 02.27.2016Animals Out of Paper
Theater Wit, 1229 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL

Shattered Globe Theatre continues its 25th anniversary season with Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph’s uncommon love story, Animals Out of Paper, a vibrant and nuanced peek into the lives of three intriguingly flawed characters who begin to...

01.16.2016 - 02.21.2016Another Word for Beauty
Goodman Theatre, 170 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL

Goodman Theatre kicks off its 2016 season with a music-filled performance by Academy Award nominee Jose Rivera about the inspiring true stories of inmates who compete in a beauty pageant. Times vary.

01.18.2016 - 02.21.2016Black Creativity Juried Art
Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL

 More than 100 dynamic works from African-Americans across the country are selected by a panel of five jurors, led by Dr. Walter E. Massey, president of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, for this annual exhibition–the longest-...

01.28.2016 - 04.10.2016MoCP at 40
Museum of Contemporary Photography, 600 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL

 MoCP at 40, the Museum of Contemporary Photography’s latest collection, draws from the museum’s permanent collection of more than 14,000 works from renowned artists such as Diane Arbus, Andy Warhol, and Roy DeCarava to commemorate the...

02.05.2016 - 02.07.2016Haute Bride Accessories trunk show
Simply Luxe Bridal Boutique, 2390 Esplanade Drive
Suite 110, Algonquin, IL 224-241-8115

 Throughout the year, Simply Luxe Bridal Boutique hosts a number of special events, including trunk shows. Trunk shows offer brides the opportunity to view a desinger's latest...

Harris Theater, 205 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL

The Metropolitan Opera star Patricia Racette debuts as Elle in Francis Poulenc’s heart-wrenching monologue La Voix Humaine, Following the performance, the second half of the evening is dedicated to Giacomo Puccini’s comedic gem Gianni...

02.06.2016 - 03.13.20162666
Goodman Theater, 170 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL

 Based on Roberto Bolano’s internationally acclaimed 900-page novel about the nature of evil, Goodman Theatre debuts a five-hour adaptation directed by Robert Falls and Seth Bockley. Times vary.

02.11.2016 - 02.21.2016Chicago Theatre Week

Join the League of Chicago Theatres and Choose Chicago for the fourth annual celebration of the city’s rich theater scene, with an array of productions including touring and pre-Broadway productions, world premieres, new musicals and old...

Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S Greenwood Ave, Chicago, IL

The University of Chicago’s Smart Museum of Art examines the history and impact of the Monster Roster, a postwar group of midcentury artists with the first-ever major exhibition of its kind that includes more than 60 major paintings, sculptures,...

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