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Summer in the City

Wherever you find yourself this summer, you can incorporate an artful experience while you're out and about. Chicago has a plethora of art spaces to visit - from unique galleries, to world-class museums and cultural institutions, as well as public parks and zoos

If you're up for an adventure outside of Chicago, explore our Suburbs & Beyond section for ideas on the perfect day trip. A visit up to Evanston could include stops at Northwestern's Block Museum, the Evanston Art Center, Perspective Group & Photography Gallery, and a nice stroll along the North Shore.

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Art Openings This Week

Friday, July 3


Nicholas Pinto: Limbo

Exhibition and Opening Reception — 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Rangefinder Gallery at Tamarkin Camera


Richard Hunt at Krasl Art Center

The Public Life of Richard Hunt: 21st Century Projects: project models and planning form the past 15 years

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John Himmelfarb: No Exit

Thirty years of trucks, icons and weird drawings - an exhibition of new work by John Himmelfarb on view at McCormick Gallery

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Ed Paschke & Zhou Brothers

The Ed Paschke Art Center together with the Zhou B Art Center is pleased to announce the ambitious collaboration of the cross-town, cross-cultural artistic exchange Journey to Art: Ed Paschke and Zhou Brothers

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Our Current Issue

Find CGN’s print edition around town in galleries, museums & art centers

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• The latest Letter from the Publisher offers this issue's news highlights
• We spoke with artist Judy Ledgerwood
• Met some young Chicago collectors
• Explored behind-the-scenes at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
• Learned about an amazing photography collection
• Read on for more news...

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