Partners and co-directors of their own
apartment-based art venue in Chicago, Kitchen Space, artists and
independent curators Traci Fowler and Trevor Schmutz will have an
opening reception of their collaborative work at Live(In) Gallery in
Nina Wells, who goes by the artistic name
Nina M Dot, opens her photographic exhibition at the Globe Gallery on
Friday evening featuring lenticular portraits of local men of color
contrasted with images of themselves dressed as kings.
The traveling exhibition organized by
Austrian artist and activist Oliver Ressler and New York-based artist,
scholar and activist Gregory Sholette titled It’s the Political Economy, Stupid,
will have an opening reception at DAAP’s Reed Gallery this Thursday
Visionaries + Voices’ exhibitions director Krista Gregory says of the upcoming The Little Things exhibition,
“Conceptually, the idea of ‘the little things’ as a saying in our
culture refers, I think, to ideas of gratitude.
Carl Solway Gallery hosts an opening reception for Matthew Kolodziej’s Patch Work: New Paintings,
a selection of work informed by the painter’s interest in materials,
archeology and construction processes.