New Exhibitions Open Sept 21 - 23: Part I

Gregg Bordowitz: Tetragrammaton

Opening: Thursday, September 21, 6 – 8 pm

Corbett vs. Dempsey

Corbett vs. Dempsey is honored to present Gregg Bordowitz, Tetragrammaton, featuring a selection of recent monotypes. This is CvsD’s first exhibition with Bordowitz and is the artist’s debut in a commercial gallery.


Josiah McElheny: Red Black to Black, from Blue Black to Black

Opening: Thursday, Sep 21, 6 – 8 pm

Corbett vs. Dempsey

From Red Black to Black, from Blue Black to Black, a suite of new works including a sculpture, an installation, and four paintings by Josiah McElheny. This is the artist’s third solo exhibition with the gallery.


Deborah Stratman: Laika

Opening: Thursday, Sep 21, 2023 6 – 8 pm

Corbett vs. Dempsey



Scottish Artist: Frances Lightbound, Tectonics

Opening: Thursday, September 21, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

John David Mooney Foundation

Tectonics is about things in process; objects out of place and/or out of time. About buildings as condensations of human and non-human activity. About navigating tides of sensation while being occasionally anchored to islands of familiarity; about objects and spaces that rhyme.



Day of an Affair: Owen Spryszak


The Psalms: New Work by Tony Fitzpatrick

Both opening: Thursday, September 21, 7 – 10 pm

T.F. Projects and The Dime




Ruth Duckworth: Life As a Unity

Opening: Thursday, September 21, 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Smart Museum of Art

The Smart Museum of Art presents the first monographic museum exhibition devoted to Ruth Duckworth in nearly twenty years, foregrounding the artist’s sculptural production across a prolific period in Chicago and at the University of Chicago.


*Read CGN's fall issue feature on the exhibition here*




Sequence of a Dream

Opening: Friday, September 22, 5 – 7 pm

Chicago Printmakers Collaborative

Featuring work by Kouki Tsuritani, Kumi Obata, and Alberto Cruz