From the Center
(South Side Community Art Center)
Former executive director Faheem Majeed returns to the iconic institution for a retrospective of his socially engaged work.
Through March 27
Sonja Thomsen: Marginal Notes
(The Suburban, Milwaukee)
With an interest in bringing the margins to the center, the Milwaukee and Chicago-based artist creates a fluctuating installation using light modulations.
Through March 31
Pope.L: My Kingdom for a Title
(Neubauer Collegium, University of Chicago)
This immersive installation takes cues from the pandemic, including works tucked inside medicine cabinets that are lit from within.
Through May 16
In an exhibition full of hope, five SAIC MFA students of color put up a strong showing of the tenacity it takes to create work in this moment.
Through March 28
Young-Il Ahn, Reflection
An expansive solo show from the abstract painter—who passed during the planning of the exhibition—whose grid-like works offer a tranquil beauty.
Through March 13