Events / Upcoming

02 Mar–29 Sep, 2019

A Tale of Today: Yinka Shonibare CBE
The Richard H. Driehaus Museum
Exhibitions

05 May–27 Oct, 2019

New Monuments for New Cities
The 606
Exhibitions

29 Jun, 2019–05 Jan, 2020

Setting the Stage: Objects of Chicago Theatre
Design Museum of Chicago
Exhibitions

30 Aug–11 Oct, 2019

All That Is Solid, New Work by Ang Li
Space p11
Exhibitions

05 Sep, 2019–05 Jan, 2020

Easy Like Sunday Morning—North Lawndale at SAIC at Homan Square
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) at Homan Square
Exhibitions

07 Sep, 2019–08 Mar, 2020

Chicago's Tiffany Trail
Tours

07 Sep, 2019–08 Mar, 2020

Eternal Light: The Sacred Stained-Glass Windows of Louis Comfort Tiffany
The Richard H. Driehaus Museum
Exhibitions

12 Sep, 2019–23 Feb, 2020

Remember Where You Are
DePaul Art Museum
Exhibitions

12 Sep, 2019–23 Feb, 2020

Julia Fish: bound by spectrum
DePaul Art Museum
Exhibitions

12 Sep, 2019–23 Feb, 2020

Architectural Annotations
DePaul Art Museum
Exhibitions

13 Sep–27 Oct, 2019

Tufting Gun Tapestries: Assemble in collaboration with Duval Timothy, Big Chief Demond Melancon and the Material Institute, New Orleans
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago
Exhibitions

14 Sep–01 Dec, 2019

LaToya Ruby Frazier: The Last Cruze
The Renaissance Society
Exhibitions

14 Sep, 2019–20 Jan, 2020

McCormick House – Past, Present, Future
Elmhurst Art Museum
Exhibitions

16 Sep–28 Sep, 2019

An American Bauhaus
The Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship
Exhibitions

16 Sep, 2019

Creative Activism Now: the Need for Courage in the Age of Choices
Illinois Institute of Technology - College of Architecture
Lectures & Talks

17 Sep, 2019

exploreID: Building Cooperative Futures
The Bronzeville Incubator
Lectures & Talks

17 Sep–30 Oct, 2019

Nocturnal Landscapes: Urban Flows of Global MetropolisTracing / Traces: Architects and the Archive 2019
Instituto Cervantes of Chicago
Exhibitions

17 Sep, 2019

Samson Young: Silver Moon or Golden Star, Which Will You Buy of Me?
Smart Museum of Art
Opening Reception

17 Sep, 2019–31 Jan, 2020

Martha Rosler: Passionate Signals
The Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society
Exhibitions

17 Sep, 2019

Stereoform Slab: The Future of Fabrication at Scale
Steroform Slab
Lectures & Talks

18 Sep–29 Dec, 2019

Samson Young: Silver Moon or Golden Star, Which Will You Buy of Me?
Smart Museum of Art
Exhibitions

18 Sep, 2019–05 Jan, 2020

Justice Hotel at 6018North
6018|North
Exhibitions

19 Sep, 2019

Land Acknowledgement
Chicago Cultural Center
Site Activations

19 Sep, 2019–05 Jan, 2020

Tania Bruguera and the Asociación de Arte Útil, and Jorge González at Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
Exhibitions

19 Sep, 2019

Critical Groupings
SITE/less
Performances & Films

19 Sep, 2019

Kandis Friesen: Monuments / Monumental
Roman Susan Art Foundation
Performances & Films

19 Sep–03 Oct, 2019

Assaf Evron - Mies Collages McCormick House - Past, Present, Future
900 N Lake Shore Drive
Site Activations

19 Sep, 2019

All That is Solid: Open Engagement
Space p11
Opening Reception

19 Sep, 2019–05 Jan, 2020

...and other such stories
Chicago Cultural Center
Exhibitions

19 Sep–26 Sep, 2019

Re-collection
Chicago Cultural Center
Site Activations

19 Sep, 2019

The 2019 Lucas J. Daniel Lecture in Sustainable Systems: Jenny Carney
The Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship
Lectures & Talks

19 Sep–12 Oct, 2019

Listed.
National Public Housing Museum
Site Activations

20 Sep, 2019

100 Years of Bauhaus | Unconventional Bauhaus
Expo Chicago — Dialogues Stage
Lectures & Talks

20 Sep, 2019

City Housing in a Cultural Matrix (Mumbai) - Part 1
Chicago Cultural Center
Performances & Films

20 Sep, 2019

Reinterpreting Garfield Park's Landscape
Chicago Architecture Center
Lectures & Talks

20 Sep–22 Sep, 2019

Mies Campus Tour
The Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship
Tours

20 Sep, 2019

Descendances du nu (Chicago)
Chicago Cultural Center
Performances & Films

20 Sep, 2019–05 Jan, 2020

McCormick Place Activation: PORT Urbanism and Carlos Rolón
McCormick Place
Exhibitions

20 Sep, 2019

The Night Gallery: "Failure" by Emma Mendel and Brad Cantrell
The Night Gallery
Performances & Films

21 Sep–22 Sep, 2019

Designed Awareness | | | Youth & Community Design Challenge
EXPO 72
Site Activations

21 Sep, 2019

Community Day: Making Space Together
(Former) Anthony Overton Elementary School
Site Activations

21 Sep, 2019

Futura Fractals: a Bauhaus Ballet
The Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship
Performances & Films

21 Sep, 2019

Art on theMART
Merchandise Mart
Exhibitions

21 Sep, 2019

The Architecture of Advocacy
Chicago Cultural Center
Lectures & Talks

21 Sep, 2019

Interlocking Visions: A Pop-Up Conversation About Space
Site Activations

21 Sep, 2019

Biennial Tour of 459 W Division at Parkside of Old Town/Cabrini Green
459 W Division
Tours

21 Sep, 2019

Future/Past: Crossing Lines Gallery Talk
Robert F. Carr Memorial Chapel
Lectures & Talks

21 Sep, 2019

City Housing in a Cultural Matrix (Mumbai) - Part 2
Chicago Cultural Center
Performances & Films

21 Sep–21 Dec, 2019

Charnley-Persky House Tours
Charnley-Persky House
Tours

21 Sep, 2019

Artist Talk: Keleketla! Library
National Public Housing Museum
Exhibitions

21 Sep, 2019

Tour of McCormick House with Curator Robert Kleinschmidt
Elmhurst Art Museum
Tours

22 Sep, 2019

African American Architectural Trolley Tour
The Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship
Tours

22 Sep, 2019

CITY HOUSING IN A CULTURAL MATRIX (MUMBAI) - Part 3
Chicago Cultural Center
Performances & Films

23 Sep–01 Oct, 2019

OUTside THE PRACTICE: MONUMENTS AND PLACES OF MEMOREY
Bridgeport Art Center
Exhibitions

25 Sep, 2019

Opening: Nocturnal Landscapes
Instituto Cervantes of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

26 Sep–26 Oct, 2019

Chicago Pattern Project
Exhibitions

26 Sep, 2019

Disrupting Normative Practices in Fashion
Arts Incubator
Lectures & Talks

26 Sep–23 Nov, 2019

Echo : Site-specific Installation and Architecture Exhibition
Alliance Française de Chicago
Exhibitions

26 Sep, 2019

What was the New Bauhaus?
The Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship
Lectures & Talks

26 Sep, 2019

ACTIVATE
Couch Place Alley
Site Activations

27 Sep, 2019

Think Tank 2019 | Megaregion
325 North Wells Street
Lectures & Talks

27 Sep–29 Dec, 2019

The Chicago Sound Show
Smart Museum of Art
Exhibitions

28 Sep, 2019

Walk In Our Shoes Washington Park
Site Activations

28 Sep, 2019

[Re]Construction House (Think-Do House II)
[Re]Construction House
Tours

28 Sep, 2019

Then A Cunning Voice and A Night We Spend Gazing at Stars
Calumet Park Cultural Center
Site Activations

01 Oct, 2019

Setting the Stage — Exhibition Debut
EXPO 72
Opening Reception

01 Oct–31 Oct, 2019

Chicago Nolli Map
333 Desplaines Street
Exhibitions

01 Oct–30 Nov, 2019

Chicago00 at the 150 Media Stream: Visualizing the Hedrich Blessing Architectural Photography Archive
150 Media Stream
Exhibitions

01 Oct, 2019

Terrain
Exhibitions

02 Oct, 2019

SeedNeed Talk - A dialogue on urban agriculture practices. Synergy Gardens case study
Ciao Chicago
Lectures & Talks

03 Oct–14 Dec, 2019

Ando: Museums and Galleries
Wrightwood 659
Exhibitions

03 Oct, 2019

Chicago Pattern Project
619 S Wabash
Opening Reception

04 Oct, 2019

Lost Houses of Lyndale Walking Tour
Swedish American Museum
Tours

05 Oct–26 Oct, 2019

Colleen Keihm: Holding Site
Roman Susan Art Foundation
Exhibitions

05 Oct, 2019

Preservation Chicago's Tour of Chicago 7 Most Endangered Places
Preservation Chicago Office
Tours

05 Oct–19 Oct, 2019

The Available City Collective Space Workshop - MLK District Garden
MLK Exhibit Center
Lectures & Talks

05 Oct, 2019–05 Jan, 2020

Lost Houses of Lyndale
Swedish American Museum
Exhibitions

05 Oct, 2019

Social Architecture: Argyle St.
Argyle
Tours

05 Oct, 2019

Preserving the Modern Home
Elmhurst Art Museum
Lectures & Talks

09 Oct, 2019

The Last Judgment/ El Juicio Final Final Performance
Gallery 400
Performances & Films

10 Oct, 2019

Gallery Talk with Maite Borjabad
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

11 Oct–19 Oct, 2019

On Notice
SITE/less
Performances & Films

11 Oct, 2019

Loop Interior Architecture Walking Tour with Pedway
Tours

11 Oct–13 Oct, 2019

Geometry of Light
Farnsworth House
Site Activations

15 Oct, 2019

Crossing the Line
Chicago Architecture Center
Lectures & Talks

16 Oct–27 Oct, 2019

Spotlight: Architecture x Cinema
AMC River East 21
Performances & Films

17 Oct, 2019

MAS Context presents: Joshua G. Stein and Paulette Singley
Society of Architectural Historians
Exhibitions

17 Oct, 2019

Design in Theatre: From Idea to Ideal
Design Museum of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

18 Oct–18 Nov, 2019

THE BLOCK HOUSE: Piecing Together the Process and Perceptions of Affordable Housing
OPEN Center for the Arts
Exhibitions

19 Oct, 2019

Bronzeville Bustle 5K Run + Walk
Site Activations

19 Oct, 2019

The Social Imaginary of an Assyrian Imperial City
Oriental Institute
Lectures & Talks

19 Oct–20 Oct, 2019

Open House Chicago
Chicago Architecture Center
Tours

22 Oct, 2019

No Land Beyond: a vocal-organ recital
Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Performances & Films

24 Oct, 2019

Liam Young, Speculative Architect: Talk and Film Screening
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

26 Oct, 2019

Revisiting Candyman
Gene Siskel Film Center
Performances & Films

26 Oct, 2019

Panel Discussion: Preserving Chicago’s Glass Houses
Elmhurst Art Museum
Lectures & Talks

29 Oct, 2019

Benefits for All: Historic Preservation and Affordable Housing
National Public Housing Museum
Lectures & Talks

01 Nov–29 Nov, 2019

Free Chicago Walking Tour Inside a Historic Skyscraper
Tours

02 Nov, 2019

Spacial Justice
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

07 Nov, 2019

Chanel’s Villa La Pausa Now and Then : Private vs Corporate Space
Alliance Française de Chicago
Lectures & Talks

07 Nov, 2019

Tatiana Bilbao: Unraveling Modern Living—From Domesticity to the Commons
The Art Institute of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

08 Nov, 2019

Unity Temple UNESCO World Heritage Celebration
Unity Temple
Tours

09 Nov, 2019

Tracing / Traces: Architects and the Archive 2019
The Art Institute of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

12 Nov, 2019

Community, History, Place and Equity
National Public Housing Museum
Lectures & Talks

14 Nov, 2019

Creating Spaces for Women and Activists
WeWork River North
Lectures & Talks

16 Nov–06 Dec, 2019

Tracy Taylor: While I was Away
Roman Susan Art Foundation
Exhibitions

16 Nov, 2019

Frank Lloyd Wright's Vision for Greater Baghdad
Oriental Institute
Lectures & Talks

16 Nov, 2019

Tracy Taylor: While I was Away
Roman Susan Art Foundation
Opening Reception

18 Nov, 2019

PHANTOM: Mies as Rendered Society by Andrés Jaque - Backstage Notes on Collecting Architecture
The Art Institute of Chicago
Lectures & Talks

18 Nov, 2019

BUILDING INTERVENING CONNECTING: Recent Work: Gong Dong of Vector Architects 2019
Seventeenth Church of Christ Scientist
Lectures & Talks

20 Nov, 2019

The Democratization of Knowledge: Craig Dykers, FAIA and Elaine Molinar, AIA from Snøhetta
Lectures & Talks

23 Nov, 2019–26 Apr, 2020

Bauhaus Chicago: Design in the City
The Art Institute of Chicago
Exhibitions

06 Dec, 2019

1893 World’s Fair Walking Tour with Bars
Tours