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Peter Barrickman’s solo show opens tonight at Green Gallery East | Barry Schwabsky presents his latest book at MIAD on April 5 & more . . .
Fine Art/NSP faculty Peter Barrickman’s solo show opens tonight at Green Gallery East

  • Barrickman’s show ‘Pedestrian Cloud Account’ opens tonight, 6 – 9 p.m. at The Green East Gallery, 1500 N. Farwell Ave.
  • More info.

Barry Schwabsky presents his latest book ‘The Perpetual Guest: Art in the Unfinished Present’ at MIAD, Tuesday, April 5, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

  • In The Perpetual Guest: Art in the Unfinished Present, poet and critic Barry Schwabsky demonstrates that any robust understanding of art’s present must also account for the ongoing life and changing fortunes of its past.
  • Contact Nicholas Frank for more info.

MIAD Friends and Family Day at the Art Institute of Chicago, Saturday, April 9 

  • All MIAD staff, faculty, full-time students and guests are invited to visit the Art Institute of Chicago free of charge, Saturday, April 9, 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Show your MIAD ID at the designated registration table at the Michigan Avenue entrance to receive complimentary tickets for museum entry. 
  • Contact Chelsea Holton for information on number of guests allowed.
  • Included with your ticket is entry to the Van Gogh’s Bedrooms temporary exhibit. At 1 p.m., a docent from the Art Institute will meet MIAD guests at the Grand Staircase for a tour of collection highlights.

Creative Fusion building hours

  • Please note that as in past years the building closes Saturday, May 7 at 2 p.m., with no access after that time.