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Improvised Music Extravaganza

Volcano Radar quartet and guests

Friday, August 22nd 2014, 7pm to 10pm

This performance will feature the Chicago based Volcano Radar quartet, with Chicago musician, composer, Elbio Barilari on electric guitar and viola, Julia Miller on synthesized…read more


glitChicago: An Exhibition of Chicago Glitch Art

Opening reception: Friday, August 1, 2014 (6-9pm)

August 1 - September 28, 2014

Over the past decade Chicago has enjoyed a reputation as a center for artists within a worldwide subculture of experimentation in electronic media. Knit together…read more

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Beading Workshop

Every 1st & 3rd Saturday of the Month at 1 p.m.

Every 1st & 3rd Saturday of the Month at the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art. Explore new and unexpected ways to create beautiful beading projects by…read more


Morris Barazani: Shoots Straight, 1948–2014

Opening reception June 13, 2014 (Friday 6-9pm)

June 13 – July 27, 2014

The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art in cooperation with Corbett vs. Dempsey presents a retrospective exhibit of Chicago abstract painter Morris Barazani. The exhibit features…read more


St. Helen’s School Visit

Over thirty 4th graders from St. Helen’s School along with Sister Mary Kay Dowling and the 4th grade art teacher, and 2 parents, visited the…read more


“Bloomsday” Celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

Hosted by Jeff Helgeson and sponsored by Puddin'head Press

June 15th, 2014, Sunday (Fathers Day), 2-4pm

Featuring a sequence of readings by local actors, writers, scholars, and devoted James Joyce fans, this special preview is a continuation of an annual commemoration…read more


Paul Clark, Donna Hapac, Bruce White

April 4 – June 8, 2014

Opening April 4, 2014 (Friday 6 – 9pm)

The exhibition features works by three Chicago contemporary artists working in three different innovative media: two sculptors and one photographer, each developing their own and…read more


Our Voices, Our Stories, Our Truth.

Kelly High School Students Present Stories from Chicago’s Southwest Side

Friday, June 6, 2014, Exhibition open 5:30-8:00pm, Student Readings 7:00

Seeing how the media only reports the negative aspects of their community, Kelly High School students are presenting a 1 night gallery exhibition to share…read more


Art of the Barricades~Voice of Ukraine

Presentation by Dr. Natalia Moussienko - Guest speaker from Kyiv, Ukraine

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 7:30 pm

The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art in collaboration with the Ukrainian National Women’s League of America Branch 85, and the Kyiv Committee of the Chicago…read more


Gallery Talk

Paul Clark, Donna Hapac, Bruce White

April 24, 2014 at 6:30

Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art presents gallery talk in conjunction with the current exhibit with Paul Clark, Donna Hapac and Bruce White. Artists will discuss…read more