Want to hit an art event but don't know where to go? Marks on Canvas has got you covered with a weekly roundup of art events happening in and around Chicago. Here are the MOC three events to see this week:
Jayna Zweiman: Welcome Blanket
On view now @ The Smart Museum
Artist, designer, and Pussyhat Project co-founder Jayna Zweiman’s work explores how political activism can be “positive, creative, and collective.” Her new participatory project Welcome Blanket confronts issues around immigration and refugee resettlement through a tapestry of handmade blankets.
Artist's Talk + Q&A: Subterranean Politics
Monday, August 21st, 6:45-7:45pm @ Chicago Art Department
Join artist RJ Eldridge for a reception and conversation about his first solo exhibition, Subterranean Politics. Presented by amfm and Chicago Art Department.
Closing Saturday, August 26th, 1-4pm @ Vertical Gallery
Vertical Gallery is proud to present TRIVIUM, a three-artist show featuring M-City (PL), FAKE (NL), and Trust.iCON (UK).