From Ferguson to Gaza, we can see the way that militarism has a direct impact on the lives of all of us. Militarism refers to physically violent and coercive ways of settling conflict or maintaining control what we see in the everyday actions of armed security forces such as the military, militia, police, border enforcement, […]
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September 19, 2014
September 6, 2014
The Chait Galleries Downtown is pleased to announce a call for artists to submit works for our 7th annual Small Works Show. The show will openNovember 7, 2014 and close on January 5, 2015.
August 15, 2014
Mental Health America of Illinois (MHAI) is looking for 24 volunteer visual artists to artistically interpret 24 short, creative, nonfiction stories of recovery from mental health struggles and movement toward wellness. Stories may be written as poetry or prose, memoir or essay, and may include creative elements such as magical realism, humor, surprise, sonnets, mythology, […]
June 11, 2014
My name is Alexis and I am the Community Manager at Industrious, a shared office space in the River North neighborhood of downtown Chicago. I am looking for local artists to showcase your photography, paintings or other artwork within our office space. Artists, arts organizations and community organizations in all creative genres are encouraged to participate!
June 6, 2014
Process is a themed exhibition where artists’ work will be accompanied by materials that offer the viewer greater insight into the creative process that brought the work to life. Not only are we looking for the artist to present a high quality piece (that can be finished or even “in process”), but to explain to the viewer how the process is important. In particular, how it influences and informs the end result.
June 2, 2014
Morpho Gallery, 5216 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 60625 Dates: August 1st – 31, 2014 Entry Deadline: July 21, 2014 Jurors: Kathleen Waterloo and Kathy Blankley Roman Opening Reception: August 1, 2014 – 6pm – 9:30 pm About the Exhibition: The theme of “Unbound(ed)” can be interpreted by any of its meanings. “Unbound”: released from bonds […]
June 1, 2014
Union Street Gallery invites artists from all over the nation working in fibers and textiles to submit work to our 2014 fall national juried exhibit Material Matters.
May 22, 2014
SUMMER SHORTS is an intimate sideyard screening and reading to highlight local artists and celebrate alternative spaces for experiencing art. Transforming the sideyard into a small theater, we aim to show the work of artists using animation, video, or film as a means for experimentation and feature writers who also play with the short form, […]