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Weekend Openings and Events: September 20-24

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Comprehensive Listing of Gallery Openings as the Fall Season Continues

Thursday, September 20

EXPO Chicago
Navy Pier Festival Hall, 600 E. Grand Ave.
Through September 23

Friday, September 21

Gallery Weekend Chicago
Through September 23

Loop & Michigan Ave.

“Modern and Contemporary Masters”
KM Fine Arts, 875 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 2515
September 19-November 17. Reception: 6pm-8pm

Allen Ruppersberg, “No Time Left to Start Again/The B and D of R ’n’ R,” installation.
Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S. Michigan Ave.
September 21-January 6. Reception: September 28, 7pm-11pm

South Side

Bronzeville Art District Trolley Tour
Gallery Guichard, South Side Community Art Center and Faie Gallery.
Trolley runs continuously 6pm-10pm

Zhou Brothers, “Li – The River of Souls,” painting.
Zhou B. Art Center, 1029 W. 35th St.
September 21-October 6. Reception: 7pm-10pm

“Building Bridges: Art of South Africa (Eastern Cape),” painting and sculpture.
Gallery Guichard, 3521 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
September 21-October 13. Reception: 6pm-10pm

Gogy Farias, “Life Cycles,” sculpture.
33 Contemporary Gallery, 1029 W. 35th St.
September 21-October 15. Reception: 7pm-10pm

“Art 19: Chicago Artists Month.”
Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St.
September 21-October 28. Reception: September 22, 6pm-9pm

West Loop

Clare E. Rojas, “Spaces in Between,” painting.
Kavi Gupta Gallery, 835 W. Washington Blvd.
September 21-October 21

John Opera, “People, Places, and Things,” photography.
Andrew Rafacz Gallery, 835 W. Washington Blvd.
September 21–October 27. Reception: 6pm–8pm

Gilad Ratman “The Days of the Family of the Bell,” video.
Aspect Ratio, 119 N. Peoria, unit 3D
September 21–October 26. Reception: 6pm–9pm

West Side

Dirk Knibbe, “His Father Before Him,” prints.
Drag City Soccer Club Club, 2923 N. Cicero Ave.
September 21-October 19. Reception: 7pm-10pm

Evanston

“De-Natured: German Art from Joseph Beuys to Martin Kippenberger.” Shimon Attie, “The Neighbor Next Door,” film installation.
Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston.
September 21-December 9

Saturday, September 22

Art on Track
Blue Line between Logan Square and UIC-Halsted, with access at Logan Square, Damen, Clark & Lake and UIC-Halsted stops.
5pm-10pm

Extended: Expo Chicago After Party
Hairpin Arts Center, 2800 N. Milwaukee Ave.
6pm-midnight

“Creature Feature,” prints and installation.
One Strange Bird, 2515 W. North Ave.
September 22-October 19. Reception: 6pm-9pm

Rodney Graham and Josiah McElheny, “In the Spirit of Walser”
Donald Young Gallery, 224 S. Michigan Ave., Ste. 266.
September 22-October 31. Reception: 3pm-7pm

Sunday, September 23

Sofia Leiby and Laura Hart Newlon, curated by Anthony Stepter
ACRE Projects, 1913 W. 17th St.
September 23-October 7. Reception: 4pm-8pm

Brendan Fowler and Mark Leckey
Shane Campbell Gallery, 125 N. Harvey Ave., Oak Park.
September 23-October 21

Kelly Poe and Marie Mason, photography and painting
The Suburban, 125 N. Harvey Ave., Oak Park.
September 23-October 23. Reception: 2pm-4pm

Danh Vo, “We the People,” sculpture.
Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S. Michigan Ave.
September 23-October 28 at AIC’s Pritzker Garden, November 8-April 2013 at AIC’s Bluhm Family Terrace

Danh Vo, “Uterus,” sculpture.
Renaissance Society, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., Cobb Hall 418.
September 23-December 16. Reception: 4pm-7pm, with artist talk 5pm-6pm at the Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St.

Barbara Cooper, Yvette Kaiser Smith and Charlie Van Gilder, “Con Templum,” curated by Mary O’Shaughnessy, sculpture.
Evanston Art Center, 2603 Sheridan Rd., Evanston.
September 23-November 4

Monday, September 24

“Building: Inside Studio Gang Architects,” installation.
Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S. Michigan Ave.
September 24-February 24. Reception: September 21, 6pm-8pm, Architecture & Design Society members only

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