Thursday, December 5

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  
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  
The Giving Tree

The Giving Tree

Create Happy Memories…One Gift at a Time The Center for Community Arts Partnerships (CCAP) and the Library are bringing the Columbia community an...

Columbia College Chicago Library  
Art in the Library

Art in the Library 8am

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 East  
WCRX Holly Jolly Trolley

WCRX Holly Jolly Trolley 8:30am

Since the early 2000's WCRX FM 88.1 has put together a fundraiser event "The Holly Jolly Trolley" where we raise funds for the Greater Chicago Food...

33 E. Congress Pkwy, 1st floor  
The Tyranny of Good Taste

The Tyranny of Good Taste 9am

Studio left-overs, junk food, craft store oddities, urban detritus, and remnants of failed first attempts are all lowbrow materials incorporated into...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
Book Donation Drive

Book Donation Drive 10am

Sustain Columbia and EFollett, Columbia’s campus bookstore, are partnering on a book donation drive during Book Buy Back from Dec 2 thru Dec 14. Donations...

Columbia Bookstore, Lobby  
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  
Faculty/Staff Appreciation

Faculty/Staff Appreciation 11am

Just our small way to say "Thanks" for a great year. Book raffles, refreshments, 25% off imprinted items and just plain good ole fun. See us for additional...

Wood Works

Wood Works 11am

For this exhibition, the A+D Gallery has culled together a series of works by artists and designers that in some way deal with wood’s material and visual...

Leviton Gallery  
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  
Weisman Award Info Session

Weisman Award Info Session 5pm

The Weisman Award is intended to help advanced undergraduate and graduate students complete a substantial media-based project that is already underway. Work...

Portfolio Center, 311  
Identi(TEA)s: Spiritual and Queer

Identi(TEA)s: Spiritual and Queer 5:30pm

Many Queer folks desire and experience rich and fulfilling spiritual lives despite some of the deep wounds caused by intolerant religious dogmas. Join us and...

618 Building, 4th Floor  
Laura Park lecture

Laura Park lecture 5:30pm

The A+D Department is proud to present a lecture by Laura Park on Thursday, December 5, 5:30-7:30 in the A+D Lecture Hall, 623 S. Wabash, Room 203. This...

623 S. Wabash Ave., Room 203  
Fall Exhibitions Closing Event at CBPA

Fall Exhibitions Closing Event at CBPA 6pm

Fall Exhibitions Closing Event: Panel Discussion and Book Swap Photobook Futures: Print on Demand Perspectives from DIY (Visits Chicago) Photographers and...

Center for Book and Paper Arts, Gallery  
Project Soul

Project Soul 6:30pm

Project Soul is a musical that serves as a canvas for artists to display their soulful talents through artistic expression. This form of expression may range...

1104 S. Wabash Ave., Conaway Center  
Education Department MAT Grad Art Show

Education Department MAT Grad Art Show 7pm

"Mapping Out Change" features the artwork of the graduate students in the Education Department Elementary and Visual Arts MAT programs. The show opens on...

33 E. Congress Pkwy, 404  
Good Will Munching

Good Will Munching 7pm

The best combo you never knew existed: A Comedy Variety Show & Food Drive all in one! Featuring stand-up, improv, and sketch, guaranteed to be the funniest...

Plymouth Court, Main Lobby  
Senior Concert

Senior Concert 7pm

The Dance Center presents senior BFA candidates Maggie Bouffard and Luis Segoviano and their latest work.

Dance Center  
Lee Konitz Residency Concert at the Jazz Showcase

Lee Konitz Residency Concert at the Jazz Showcase 8pm

Join us at the historic Jazz Showcase for the culminating performances of Columbia Music Department's resident artist, legendary saxophonist Lee Konitz,...

Jazz Showcase  
Language of Angles By Naomi Iizuka A Level III Student Project

Language of Angles By Naomi Iizuka A Level III... 8:30pm

Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department Presents: Language of Angles By Naomi Iizuka

Theatre Center, Classic Studio  
Lee Konitz Residency Concert at the Jazz Showcase

Lee Konitz Residency Concert at the Jazz Showcase 10pm

Join us at the historic Jazz Showcase for the culminating performances of Columbia Music Department's resident artist, legendary saxophonist Lee Konitz,...

Jazz Showcase  

Thursday, December 5