December 16 - 21.
This week's notable events for Chicago artists.
Wednesday, December 16 | 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Celebrate the holidays with CWIP this year, and start 2016 out right by networking with the best professional publishing organization in the city.
Wednesday, December 16 | 6:30 p.m.
FMK 5X5 & Locallective present: Indelicate: a female-curated exhibition exploring the experience of female sexuality in a richly vibrant and diverse showcase of artist work.
Thursday, December 17 | 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Please join us for a gallery talk at THE MISSION with Regina Mamou and John Murphy, who will discuss Electrum, a site-responsive exhibition at the SUB-MISSION that scrutinizes the incorporation of pseudo-science into theological practices while disputing the Cartesian duality of the physical and spiritual enshrined in Western culture.
Friday, December 18 | 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Just beneath the surface, a haven. Found in the dank and stale air, in the cobwebs, and in the shadows of a lost and forgotten place. A mirage. Trans Separatist Island. A sovereign land created by castaways and camouflaged. A trap door. Here is a paradise. The Island is curated by Kate Bowen and presented by The Learning Machine in partnership with ACRE.
Saturday, December 19 | 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Elephant Room Gallery will be starting up an Artist Run Workshop Series, officially beginning in 2016 with a launch workshop happening in December of this year. The gallery has been working with mainly Chicago-based, emerging artists since they opened in November of 2009. They are now going to offer unique workshops for students of any skill level taught by some of the artists they have worked with over the years.
Monday, December 21 | 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Beginners Acrylic Painting the perfect way to jump-start your creative sidewhere you will work from a still life of objects. By the end of this workshop you will have created your own personalized masterpiece