Thursday, October 31

Art in the Library: Fall 2013

Art in the Library: Fall 2013

Art in the Library provides an inviting setting to showcase the talent of our own community of student, faculty, staff, and alumni artists. Established in...

Library, 3rd Floor North  
Celebrating William Russo: Exhibition

Celebrating William Russo: Exhibition

William Russo was a distinguished composer of jazz, rock, symphonic music, operas, ballets, film scores, and music-theatre works. He founded the Columbia...

Library, 1st Floor  
Chicago: A Celebration

Chicago: A Celebration

Exhibit of photographs by Archie Lieberman of different Chicago neighborhoods created for the book, Chicago, published in 1980 with photography by Archie...

Library, 3rd Floor West  
Codex Express Yourself: Fall 2013

Codex Express Yourself: Fall 2013

These artistic creations, “one-of-a-kind” books were made by current undergraduate students enrolled in HHSS dept. course: “LATIN AMERICAN ART, LITERATURE...

618 S. Michigan Ave., 4th Floor, Multipurpose Studio  
College Archives: Behind the Scenes

College Archives: Behind the Scenes

Learn about the work College Archives staff performs to create access and highlight collection materials for research. Gain knowledge about material related...

Library, 4th floor  
Department Snapshot: Marketing Communications

Department Snapshot: Marketing Communications

The exhibit focuses on the history of the advertising curriculum at Columbia College from its first coursework in 1946 to the present day.

Library, 3rd floor east  
Legible / Illegible

Legible / Illegible

A showcase of typefaces that explore the limits of legibility, the elements in this display derive from books housed in the Library Special Collections....

Library, 4th Floor  
Len Strazewski: Five Collaborations

Len Strazewski: Five Collaborations

First installed last fall in the Faculty Lounge, this exhibit highlights comic stories that Len Strazewski wrote or co-wrote from the mid-1980s to the...

Library, 2nd Floor  
Of Walking

Of Walking

Of Walking features eight contemporary artists whose works are made by, about, or in observation of walking - one of humankind's most basic acts. From their...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  


¡VIVA LA SOUL POWER!, a pop-up exhibtion, is apart of the month-long residency of the performance artist, Robert Karimi, the People’s Cook. The exhibition...

623 S. Wabash Ave., Hokin Project Gallery  
Shades of Darkness

Shades of Darkness 9am

September 3 - November 1, 2013Opening Reception: September 18, 5-8pmShades of Darkness is focused on building connections between current students and recent...

C33 Gallery  
Slow Read

Slow Read 9am

September 3 – November 2, 2013Opening Reception: September 18, 5-8pmPart of the Wabash Arts Corridor Crawl Slow Read presents the work of five Chicago...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
DIY: Photographers and Books

DIY: Photographers and Books 10am

A second iteration of an exhibition exploring print-on-demand photo books. Originally curated by Barbara Tannenbaum for the Cleveland Museum of Art, DIY:...

Center for Book, Paper and Print, Gallery  
Form and Expression: The Written Word

Form and Expression: The Written Word 10am

This exhibition surveys books, drawings, manuscripts and collaborations by American Calligraphic artist Thomas Ingmire. Collaborating poets and artists...

Center for Book, Paper and Print, Gallery  
Imperfect Symmetry: A Compendium

Imperfect Symmetry: A Compendium 11am

Thirteen individual artists and collaborators explore manifestations of “imperfect symmetry”— a phenomenon emerging at the hazy border of two familiar...

Averill and Bernard Leviton Gallery  
URBN Information Sessions

URBN Information Sessions 1pm

URBN, the parent company of Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, Free People, Terrain, and BHLDN, will be here to give an information session about their company...

623 S. Wabash, 311  
Core Mat Class

Core Mat Class 3pm

This is a full body exercise class using Pilates, yoga and calisthenics that focuses on strengthening the midsection, hips and butt in every exercise. Shape...

Fitness Studio  
Getting started with Virb

Getting started with Virb 3pm

The Portfolio Center has partnered with to offer an easy and quick way to create an enhanced portfolio website that will cost you absolutely nothing...

623 S. Wabash Ave., 307  
24 Hour Night: Ghost Writers’ Reading

24 Hour Night: Ghost Writers’ Reading 5pm

Use your words, not your sickles, at this frightening reading. Features a reading by legendary horror author Mort Castle, plus a mask-making station and...

Library, 3rd Flr  
24 Hour Night: Pumpkin Carving Contest

24 Hour Night: Pumpkin Carving Contest 5pm

Carve a pumpkin with the International Student Organization.

618 S. Michigan Ave.  
24 Hour Night: MasQueerade Ball

24 Hour Night: MasQueerade Ball 7pm

Drag yourself out for a fun night of costumes, music and dancing. Co-sponsored by Common Ground and The LGBTQ Office of Culture and Community. Featuring a...

Conaway Cente  
24 Hour Night: Wise Ass

24 Hour Night: Wise Ass 7pm

The Student Programming Board’s comedy open mic competition has a special Halloween twist as part of 24 Hour Night! Sign ups start at 6 pm and performances...

623 S. Wabash Ave., HAUS @ Quincy Wong Center  
Student Concert Series

Student Concert Series 7pm

This event features a series of student performances supported by a faculty combo. Students can sign up to perform on the 3rd floor of the Music Center.

Music Center, Concert Hall  
¡Viva la Soul Power! Pop Up Performance Cocina

¡Viva la Soul Power! Pop Up Performance Cocina 7pm

Performance artist Robert Karimi has returned to Columbia College! Support and join your fellow Columbians as they engage in Karimi’s ¡Viva la Soul Power!...

Hokin Gallery - 623 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605  
24 Hour Night: MCA Horrorthon, Pt. 2

24 Hour Night: MCA Horrorthon, Pt. 2 7:30pm

Watch multicultural horror movies picked by MCA student orgs.

618 S. Michigan Ave., 4th floor  

Hecuba 7:30pm

Written by Euripides Translation by William Arrowsmith Directed by Andrea J. Dymond An epic tale of loss and revenge. At the start of the war King Priam...

Theatre Center, Studio 404  
24 Hour Night: Bewitched Breakfast

24 Hour Night: Bewitched Breakfast 9:30pm

Nighttime is fright time and it's also mealtime. Take care of your devilish appetite with this nighttime breakfast.

1104 S. Wabash Ave., Conaway Center  

Thursday, October 31