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  • JUNE 19TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. The Bridgeport Art Center‘s new exhibition, “Throes of Progress” opens today! The exhibition features works by Chicago artists exploring the notion of progress and its effects. The artists in this exhibition explore the often negative effectsRead the Rest…

    MAY 29TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

     Now that summer is upon us, Chicago’s art scene is waking up! Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. This week! Pivot Arts Festival has a series of performances tonight through June 7th in Edgewater, Rogers Park, and Uptown neighborhoods. Pivot Arts launchesRead the Rest…

    MAY 22ND: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    Multiple exhibitions are opening this weekend throughout Chicago. Should make for a fun-packed weekend! Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. The Loyola Museum of Art has two exhibitions opening this weekend, “Touching Strangers: Richard Renaldi” and “In the Presence of Sacred Light:Read the Rest…

    APRIL 17TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUNDUP

    Did you remember to file your taxes? Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Opening tonight! The National Museum of Mexican Art‘s exhibition, “The House on Mango Street: Artists Interpret Community.” Narrated in a series of vignettes, the book tells the story ofRead the Rest…

    APRIL 10TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    What Spring showers! Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Opening this weekend! The Art Institute of Chicago‘s exhibition, “Chatter: Architecture Talks Back.” Architecture is a perpetual conversation between the present and the past, knowing full well that the future is listening. SoRead the Rest…

    APRIL 3RD: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    Happy April! Haven’t the last couple of days been lovely? The crocuses are even starting to bloom! Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Opening this weekend! The Art Institute of Chicago‘s exhibition, “Spreading Devotion: Japanese and European Religious Prints.” Both in the East andRead the Rest…

    MARCH 27TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    At the start of this new season, we send our warmest wishes for a bright and happy spring. Here at MIR, we are looking forward to springtime’s longer days, fresh blooms, and sunshine.  Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Opening this weekend!Read the Rest…

    MARCH 6TH: FRIDAY LINK-ROUNDUP

    Happy Daylight Savings weekend! Here is to remembering to set your clock an hour ahead on Sunday. Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Opening Tuesday! Faheem Majeed’s first solo museum exhibition. “Majeed often looks to the material makeup of his neighborhood and surroundingRead the Rest…

    FEBRUARY 20TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    We hope everyone had a lovely post-Valentine’s week. Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. Did you know that every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, the Chicago Cultural Center does free tours at 1.15pm? If you’ve never done it, this weekend is the weekendRead the Rest…

    FEBRUARY 6TH: FRIDAY LINK ROUND-UP

    What a snowy and cold week! Supposedly this weekend is going to be warmer, but either way we have snow-related news below. Every Friday, we post a list of some of our favorite art-related news and articles from around the internet. This weekend is 2nd Floor Rear 2015! It is a 24 hour festival of alternativeRead the Rest…