The world can never be exactly what you want it to be. Opening

Opening reception: Friday, February 1st, 2019 from 7 – 11 PM

Show runs through March 10th, 2019

The work in "the world can never be exactly what you want it to be" addresses and puts on display the feeling of unease that living in the United States today imparts. This show grapples with these ideas through painting, sculpture, fiber, and installation. Mayorga, Bowman, and Hilshorst all bring up issues related to...

Small Gestures Opening

Opening reception: Friday, February 1st, 2019 from 7 – 11 PM

Show runs through March 10th, 2019

Gestures, or actions of the body (most notably the hands and arms), that are used to communicate ideas and intentions have their source in the physical presence and movement of the communicator. They can be slow or quick, and necessarily have a relationship with time as part of the perceived meaning. A gestural mark can be...


Sunday, January 13th, 2019 at 1 PM

Join curator Darryl DeAngelo Terrell and participating artists:

Kevin Demery, Andrea Coleman, Mark Allen Blanchard, Shanna Merola, Zakkiyyah Najeebah, Sadie Woods, Michael Curtis Asbil in a panel discussion for their show Oh Maker.

Within the current social and political climate we’re found looking backward as a way to find answers for today's problems in America. “Oh, Maker”...

Watson & Parcell Present: White Christmas

Sunday December 16th, 2018 from 7 PM – 9 PM

Partners in Show-Business Ethan Parcell and Alec Watson are proud to present:

"Watson & Parcell present: White Christmas"

Alec Watson as "Watson" (piano)
Ethan Parcell as "Parcell" (drums)

Join us on Sunday, December 16th for a one time only instrumental re-imagining of the classic 1954 Irving Berlin movie-musical "White Christmas." Starring Bing Crosby and Rosemary Clooney,...

Exposure x Black Radical Imagination: Future Enclaves

Saturday Dec 15, 2018 from 6 PM – 8 PM

This partner film short program brings together selected works from Black Radical Imagination’s touring screening program with film works from local Chicago based artists. Curated in collaboration with EXPOSURE, this screening event bridges together Black media artists of the diaspora exploring notions of grief, memory, family, and home as re-imagined pathways to create new models...