EXPO Chicago along with EXPO Art Week bring more than 135 galleries from all over the world to Chicago for a weekend of talks, screenings and public installations in and around the art fair.
Museum of Contemporary Art
Sculptures, elaborate reproductions of looted artifacts, and a food truck serving Iraqi dishes tell the tales of America and the Middle East in war and peace.
This Newcity Breakout alum shows ceramics, prints and a virtual body that glitches the discomfort we all feel inside.
William Blake and the Age of Aquarius
Block Museum of Art
Fifty years after the summer of love, this show explores the influences of the quintessential English artist and poet on the psychedelic counterculture of 1960s America.
Cleve Carney Art Gallery
Simple, colorful forms shift between painting, sculpture and installation.
Elliot J. Reichert is a Chicago-based curator, critic, and editor. He is a currently Curator of Contemporary Art at the Eskenazi Museum of Art, Indiana Unversity, and Hatch Projects Curatorial Resident at the Chicago Artist Coalition. Formerly, he was Art Editor of Newcity and Assistant Curator at the Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University. His writing has been published in The Brooklyn Rail, the Journal of Visual Culture, and Newcity.