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Center For Book Arts
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Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
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SAIC Artist Lectures
Nyugen E. Smith
Tuesday, November 10, 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. CDT
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Passcode: SAICVAP

Chicago History Museum
Tue Nov 10th 4pm Central Time
Virtual Tour | Pilsen Murals Walking Tour
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Residencies Connect: Christopher K. Ho and Abigail DeVille in Conversation
November 12, 1:00 p.m. CDT
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Save the date and join us for a conversation between artists and educators Christopher K. Ho and Abigail DeVille presented jointly by Hyde Park Art Center and Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).

Chicago Public Artists in the World
Thursday, November 12, 12:00p.m. CDT
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This Intersect Chicago panel features artists Michael Rakowitz, Mel Chin, and Jessica Stockholder, in conversation with curators from the Oriental Institute, Smart Museum, and the UChicago Public Art program.

Chuquimarca presents“Tanda”
November 12, 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. CDT
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oin Chuquimarca for a virtual Tanda! Tanda is Chuquimarca’s experimental program that aims to motivate self-directed and collective learning by structuring a short term club that aids artists and makers with personal practice through collective knowledge building.

Public Speaking Techniques: Delivery and Performance
November 16 & 18 7-9 pm CDT
Learn the basics of what you need to know to deliver compelling online presentations, as applicable to virtual conferences, workshops, and performances.

Not Quite:home, citizenship, immigration & intersectionality: PERFORMANCE
Tuesday, November 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm CST
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NOT QUITE: A Storytelling Performance and Dialogue connects three major themes: meanings of home, citizenship and immigrant identity, and the politics of intersectionality. Not Quite is Dr. Ada Cheng's intervention of current social issues as an artist-scholar. This performance will be 45 minutes, followed by a 30-minute facilitated dialogue. Free and open to the public- no library card required.

Raqs Media Collective
Kinetic Contemplations: Conversations with the Raqs Media Collective
Tuesday, November 17, 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. CDT
Zoom link Passcode: SAICVAP
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Take Care with Art After Dark: Gray Areas
Wed, November 18, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM CST
Join Nicole Bond, Lead Museum Educator, for an interactive virtual workshop that examines some of the meanings assigned to colors. Make art from home during this 90-minute interactive virtual workshop—bring your own box of crayons and a bottle of something colorful to drink, for a spirited discussion and fun coloring exercises.

Panel Discussion: Claudia Wieser in Conversation
Thursday, November 19, 12:00 pm CDT
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During this live-streamed discussion presented with EXPO Chicago, Claudia Wieser reflects on the myriad influences that inform her work—from the democratic stage of ancient Roman forums to the esoteric principles of Bauhaus craftsmanship—to produce immersive spatial installations.

Collage: a Virtual Workshop with Roni Gross
November 19, 6:00-8:00 CDT
In this online workshop led by artist Roni Gross, students will practice collaging techniques using materials around them.

BOX IT: Make Your Own Storage Enclosures, Online Class with Milcah Bassel
December 10, 1:00-3:00 p.m. EDT
In this two-session workshop, instructor and artist Milcah Bassel will demonstrate how to create custom storage enclosures for artwork.

Virtual Artist Events AKA Family Friendly and Accessible