Weekly Picks: August 25 - 31
Monday || August 25 Scots Jews: Identity, Belonging, and the Future - Photographs by Judah Passow Award-winning documentary photographer Judah Passow spent a year photographing Scotland’s Jewish community, producing a portrait that captures the complexity and diversity of the Scottish Jewish life at the beginning... 
Weekly Picks: August 18 - 24
Monday || August 18 Senior Artists Network Fiber Art Exhibition Come one and all to Senior Artists Network’s  first ever fiber arts exhibition, curated by Beverly Alice Nash.  The show runs through Labor Day, September 1 and is open for viewing Monday through Saturday, 9 am to 4 pm. Curt’s Cafe is... 
Weekly Picks: August 11 - 17
Monday || August 11 glitChicago: An Exhibition of Chicago Glitch Art Over the past decade Chicago has enjoyed a reputation as a center for artists within a worldwide subculture of experimentation in electronic media. Knit together by global communications networks, the tendency known as “glitch” or “glitch... 
Weekly Picks: July 21 - July 27
  Monday || July 21 Gestos Gráficos: René Arceo & Friends This exhibition at the Bridgeport Art Center opened June 20th and will run continuously until August 1st.  Chicago print maker ReneArceo’s work constitutes the main body of this exhibition and represents a selection of gestural prints... 
Weekly Picks: July 14- July 20
Sixty Inches from Center recently launched the inaugural issue for our new online magazine.  But don’t worry!  We are still going to be posting content on our archive site here.  Please continue to enjoy our weekly calendar, a list of visual art related events happening in Chicago. The events that we choose... 
Sixty Launches a New Online Magazine...
Dear friends, Sixty has been pretty quiet since 2014 began. Maybe you noticed. Either way, we have a lot of new things happening that we’d like to share with you. First and foremost, we have spent much of the past six months reflecting on what we’ve done over the past three years. We have thought about... 
On the Real: Out of Sight 2013
Billed as a series of ten unexpected encounters of performance, Out of Sight pops up in various places across Wicker Park and Bucktown in the late summer and early fall every year. Last year, our friends at On the Real were there to capture some of these haunting examples of public dance and performance art. Check... 
RISK: Empathy, Art, and Social Practice
One part exhibit and one part event series, RISK is a terrifically exciting exploration of socially engagement and the arts. Not only that, it features many artists close to our hearts, including Alberto Aguilar, Jim Duignan, Faheem Majeed, and Cheryl Pope, among many others. So perhaps it’s no surprise that... 
Inside ChiArts: Young Artists in the Making – Bruce Bennett and Gabby Ochoa
Bruce Bennett and Gabby Ochoa are senior photography majors at The Chicago High School for the Arts. Last September, after being selected by their peers at the Filter Photo Festival, the young artists had their portfolios reviewed by author and photographer Jane Fulton Alt and Chicago Tribune photo editor Michael... 
Graduation: Documenting Chicago Youth Violence
Sophia Nahli Allison’s photo series Graduation goes beyond the detached sensationalism of daily headlines to document the ongoing effects of loss and violence on Chicago’s youth. Visiting the schools that victims of violence attended, she photographs the institution as a locus of community and mourning,... 
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