Staying Inn

Staying Inn

Curated by Taylor Hansen Hughes 

August 6th – September 12th, 2021

Artists: Selva Aparicio, Bianca Abdi-Boragi, Edward Cabral, Yvette Mayorga, Jeffly Molina, Andrew Sokol

Opening Day: Friday, 8/6 1-6PM with a reception from 7–10PM

Staying Inn is an invitation to remain temporarily— to explore the transience of its very
structure. The floors that bear the weight of our bodies, the rugs that bear witness to our joys...

Ni De Aqui, Ni De Alla

Ni De Aqui, Ni De Alla

August 6th – September 12th, 2021

Opening Day: Friday, 8/6 1-6PM with a reception from 7–10PM

Artists:  Maximiliano Cervantes, Jennifer Teresa Villanueva, Sophie Lopez, Carol Bedoy

Ni De Aqui, Ni De Alla is a collective of Mexican-American lens-based artists in Chicago who
use their artistic labor to raise questions of workers’ rights, immigration policy, and the horrors of
American History. As children...

Ghoema Closing Party: Last Call for Carnival

Ghoema Closing Party: Last Call for Carnival 

Saturday, July 31st, 7–10PM

FREE event 

Join us in person for a closing reception for Ghoema, an exhibition by Sadie Woods and Seed Lynn. Get ready to dance with Sadie Woods who will be DJing live. Violinist Edith Yokley will accompany the DJ set.

Ghoema, or drum, is a long term media project exploring the migration, history, and culture of the Malay people in South Africa’s...

Excursions: Virtual DJ Set

Excursions Sean Haley Birthday Celebration: Virtual DJ Set
Saturday, July 31st 2PM – 12AM CST 

FREE event, no registration needed

With DJs: Casewell James & Christian Vera, Shani, Jay Too & Sean Owens, Jevon Jackson, Torin Edmond, Cordell Johnson and James Vincent 

Excursions to celebrate Sean Haley's Birthday! Join Casewell James & Christian Vera, Shani, Jay Too & Sean Owens, Jevon Jackson, Torin Edmond and DJ duo Cordell...

Virtual Artist Talk: When The Party is a Protest

Virtual Artist Talk: When The Party is a Protest


Saturday, July 17, 12:00–1:00 PM 


FREE event, no registration needed


Click here to watch a recording of the virtual artist talk 


Join Sadie Woods and Seed Lynn for a virtual artist talk for their current exhibition, Ghoema! 


Ghoema (a Cape Malay drum and rhythm motif) is a study of carnival traditions in Cape Town, South Africa. As the drum centers the...