Mine, Yours, Ours: Kitchen & Familial Stories

Opening: Saturday, Jan 20, 2024 4 – 7 pm
Saturday, Jan 20 – Feb 17, 2024

1332 S. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60607
New address as of Nov. 2023

Woman Made Gallery (WMG) is proud to present Mine, Yours, Ours: Kitchen and Familial Stories, a group exhibition with work by 30 artists. Curated by Archana Shekara, the timing for this theme is most fitting after a season filled with festivities and food traditions. Impacted by their diverse upbringings, the artists in this exhibition lovingly share food-related tales flavored with cherished memories and nostalgia. The opening reception will be held on Saturday, January 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at WMG’s new location: 1332 S. Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60607.

Exhibiting Artists: J White Burton, Emilia Chang, Kelly Ciurej, Cathleen Cramer, Amrita Datta, Idil Duman, Isabelle Camillo Engelson, Yumi Erica Fukuda, Megan Fulton, Victoria Gerson, Annikah Godard, Sara Anais Gonzalez, Jen Lau, Ludi Leiva, Nora Moore Lloyd, Lisett Lopez, Mildred Annani Mercado, Courtney Nzeribe, Zsófia Ötvös, Sameena Jabeen Rao, Natalie Reynoso, Pranavi Rohit, Abby Rosenberger, Summer Shin, Mary Ellen Sisulak, Alicia Staples, Christl Stringer, Noemi Taboada Gomez, Karina Yanes, Ting Zhou

About the Juror: Archana Shekara is an Indian American artist and designer. At Illinois State University, she is a professor of Graphic Design, the co-director of Ethnic Studies, and the creative director of Design Streak Studio, a research-based social innovation lab focusing on human-centered service design. Shekara uses design as a tool to build cross-cultural understanding, acceptance, and respect.

Read about the exhibition and view images of all artworks HERE I Events are free and open to the public. 

Top banner images: Artwork by Victoria Gerson