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addictedchicago:

ADDICTED Chicago’s UPCOMING EXHIBITS/EVENTS NOT TO BE MISSED

Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show

About: Graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister spent ten years exploring the idea of happiness and turned it into an imaginative and interactive exhibit called The Happy Show.  Sagmeister presents typographic investigations created from his diary. 

Date: Now through September 23rd 

Time: Monday–Thursday, 9 am–7 pm, Friday, 9 am–6 pm, Saturday, 9 am–6 pm, and Sunday, 10 am–6 pm

Place: Chicago Cultural Center- 78 E. Washington Street, Chicago, IL. 


Printers’ Ball: Trip & Return

About: Spudnik Press Cooperative celebrates literary culture and printmaking on Saturday, July 27th with its 9th Annual Printers’ Ball. Enjoy readings, performances, live printmaking demos, workshops, exhibitions, food, and drink tastings. View the full lineup of performers HERE.

Date: Saturday, July 27th

Time: Noon-6pm

Place: Hubbard Street Lofts- 1821 W. Hubbard, Suite 303, Chicago, IL.

Price: Free

 

Saturday Strip: Comic Day MCA

About: Saturday Strip celebrates the world of independent comics, cartoons, and animation in Chicago. The day-long event includes animation workshops, readings, screenings, comic jams, rare books and original artwork for sale, comedy improv, and much more. 

Date: Saturday, July 27th

Time: Events begin at 10am. Click HERE for complete schedule. 

Place: Museum of Contemporary Art - 220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL. 

 

August First Fridays: Selfies

About: Who doesn’t like a good selfie? MCA’s August first Fridays features this theme. Pose for your own selfie in Kelly Kaczynski’s pop-up green studio, enjoy a musical performance by Joan of Arc, enjoy sketches by six local comedians, performance readings, videos, and much more!

Date: Friday, August 2nd

Time: 6pm

Place: Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago- 220 E. Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL.

Price: General admission $18, Advance tickets $14, and MCA members $10

 

Equilibrio: Featuring Rodrigo Level and Gabriel Kieling

About: Join Maxwell Colette Gallery and Holiday Exploits for their upcoming exhibition, Equilibrio, a two-person exhibit featuring paintings by Brazilian artists Rodrigo Level and Gabriel Kieling. Level and Kieling present themes of harmony, balance, and sensuality influenced by life in Sao Paulo.

Date: Friday, August 9th (on display through September 14th)

Time: 6pm-10pm

Place: Maxwell Colette Gallery- 908 N. Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL.

New Exhibits by Jason Limon and Michael Slack

About: Join Rotofugi Gallery for the opening of two new exhibits by Jason Limon and Michael Slack. Enjoy free snacks, beverages, and music by DJ Sean Joe. 

Jason Limon is a painter and illustrator whose work portrays ideas of hope, new beginnings, and more. Michael Slack is an artist, illustrator, and character designer whose humorous work has appeared in books, magazines, and television. 

Date: Friday, August 9th 

Time: 7pm-10pm

Place: Rotofugi Gallery- 2780 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL. 

 

Shot From the Hip: A Photography Exhibition 

About: View the world’s finest street art from some of the best graffiti photographers from around the world.

Featured work by: Luna Park, Diane Ribaupierre, Sergej Vutuc, Brock Brake, Tom Fennell, HTTPill, Oscar Fotoflow, EDEN,  Pete Rangel, and Senor Codo.

Date: Friday, August 23rd (on display through Sunday, September 1st)

Time: 6pm-10pm

Place: Galerie F- 2381 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago IL.

 

The Chicago Exchange Block Party

About: The Quennect 4 Collective brings you the 4th annual Block Party filled with live music, art, games, theatre, dance, and much more.

Music Lineup:

3pm- Phillip Morris (Hip Hop)

4pm- Tiny Miles (Blues/Soul)

5pm-Doum Sound (Roots Grove)

6pm- Khari Lemuel (R&B/Soul)

7pm- Matt Davis Ensemble (New Orleans Brass)

8pm-Ifficial Reggae Movement (Roots Reggae)

*DJ stage hosted by Soulphonetics

Visual artists include: David Marquez, Malikah Fernandez, Amy Hassan, Jamilah Hassan, Jasso, Amara Betty Martin, Alejandra Martinez, Victor M. Montanez, Rafa Recendiz, Jim Riggs, Matthew Silva, Natalia Sustaita, Earnest Streeter, Ivan Vasquez, Natalia Virafuentes, and Emmanuel WhiteEagle.

Outdoor markets include: Rootid Designs, and Siren Graphix.

Date: Saturday, August 31st

Time: 12pm-9pm

Place: 1414 N. Hoyne (between Lemoyne and Schiller)

killtaupe:

Beautiful new work from Hense for his upcoming show at Maxwell Colette Gallery, Chicago.

Images via Graffuturism 

HENSE: New Work opens June 15.

paxmachina:

Unknown - Berlin

It’s by Xoooox!

paxmachina:

Unknown - Berlin

It’s by Xoooox!

David Soukup Vertical Escapism (2013) mixed media on wood, 40” x 40”
Soukup’s show ‘Perennial Escapism’ opens on April 26th @maxwellcolette gallery in Chicago

David Soukup 
Vertical Escapism (2013) 
mixed media on wood, 40” x 40”

Soukup’s show ‘Perennial Escapism’ opens on April 26th @maxwellcolette gallery in Chicago

picturesonwalls:

invader

YES!

picturesonwalls:

invader

YES!

A.CE in London

A.CE in London

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paulinsect:

bast pins

noice!

paulinsect:

bast pins

noice!

paulinsect:

Clockwork America. Edition 60
Released 1st DECEMBER 12pm (Mid day)
Opera Gallery, 115 Spring Street NYC.
7 Colour Screen print + hand paint.
Arches 88 paper stock

paulinsect:

Clockwork America. Edition 60

Released 1st DECEMBER 12pm (Mid day)

Opera Gallery, 115 Spring Street NYC.

7 Colour Screen print + hand paint.

Arches 88 paper stock

we love this mural from WEED WOLF!  

we love this mural from WEED WOLF!  

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