Our House: 19th Annual Benefit

Saturday, May 4th, 2019 from 7 PM – 12 AM

On May 4th 2019, Heaven will celebrate its 19th Annual Benefit themed Our House. For the past 19 years, Heaven has supported the arts and cultivated community from its home on 1550 N Milwaukee Ave. As Wicker Park becomes increasingly gentrified with many galleries leaving the neighborhood, this year’s benefit focuses on claiming Heaven's building as permanent sustainable space...

slow low flow

Saturday, April 13th, 2019 from 12 – 1 PM

some days yoga feels like sunshine; other days we learn how a pose can benefits us after practice, off the mat, over the years. whether a sequence moves gently or the flow engages strength, i always ask that you take care with attention to your breath - i believe you know your body best. i invite you, cue by cue, to listen, honor and explore. (200hr teacher training, 2010,...

Hold Sway Artist Walkthrough

Join us for a walkthrough with Ellen Hanson and Aimée Beaubien as they talk about their practice and their work featured in our current exhibition Hold Sway.

Hold Sway brings together two artists working with overlapping perspectives in paint and photography. Ellen Hanson’s paintings reveal partial views on free-standing intersecting canvases. Inspired by paintings on folding screens, these works emphasize the illusion...


March 22nd, 2019
Guest Curated by Rana Siegel
Doors open at 6.30pm Screening starts at 7pm, sharp.

Moving_Image_00:00 is proud to present its 5th screening showcasing moving image works by Chicago artists. 
Guest Curated by Rana Siegel alongside Directors Santina Amato and Sarah Skaggs, and is hosted by Heaven Gallery. 

"A moving image can be described simply as a series of frames that when played in rapid sequence, produce...

Margins, Material and Metaphor

Opening reception: Friday, March 15th, 2019 from 7 – 11 PM

Show runs through April 28th, 2019

With work by: Surabhi Ghosh & Olivia Valentine

Surabhi Ghosh resituates the marginalized narratives and visual phenomena that inhabit everyday spaces to the center. Combining the spectacular with the mundane, she transforms materials such as upholstery vinyl and glass beads through repetitive processes of drawing, cutting,...