Events

Thursday, February 16

Chicago on My Mind

Chicago on My Mind

Chicago on My Mind: Selections from Private Chicago Collections Opening Reception: Friday, January 20, ​6–8 p.m. Arts + Public Life’s inaugural Resident...

Arts Incubator  
My Bloody Valentine

My Bloody Valentine

Love is terrifying. Terror is lovely. In honor of the Valentine season, join us for this celebration of all things desirous and dark, sentimental and...

Library, 1st Floor  
Not On Paper: An Illustration Showcase

Not On Paper: An Illustration Showcase

Not On Paper, an exhibition hosted by the Hokin Project Gallery, showcases Columbia College Chicago’s Illustration Department as directed by three faculty...

Hokin Project  
WAC Call for Public Art

WAC Call for Public Art

Show us your ideas for public work of any media throughout Columbia’s vast, unconventional campus! Ideas will be displayed in a special section of the...

The Arcade  
WAC Mural Proposals

WAC Mural Proposals

People’s Choice: Wabash Arts Corridor from Sketch to Street is an exhibition and competition in the Arcade gallery that will display the top 10 student...

The Arcade  
College Art Association Annual Conference

College Art Association Annual Conference 9am

Columbia's graduate programs will be represented at the College Art Association Annual Conference Book and Trade Fair. This is the largest international...

New York, NY  
Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit

Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit 9am

DEPS presents Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit in conjunction with the Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP). This exhibition continues the...

The Arcade  
Hareth Yousef: Tomorrow’s Entry is Not Guaranteed

Hareth Yousef: Tomorrow’s Entry is Not Guaranteed 9am

Tomorrow’s Entry is Not Guaranteed is a compilation of photographic and written personal narratives based in Palestine. The purpose of this collection is to...

C33 Gallery  
Silos

Silos 9am

As a microcosm of our society, the art world maintains a system of marginalization based on racial and cultural difference. Artists identified as “other”...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA 10am

UMBRA is an exhibition consisting of photography and multimedia works by acclaimed fashion photographer Viviane Sassen (Dutch, b. 1972). The work in UMBRA,...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
Portfolio Development Series: Portfolio Reviews

Portfolio Development Series: Portfolio Reviews 12pm

You've put a lot of sweat into your work and you want to show it off. Come on in to have your portfolio or reel reviewed by our staff of experts and outside...

Career Center  
Writing to Wellness with Rhonda Wheatley

Writing to Wellness with Rhonda Wheatley 12pm

Writing to Wellness w/ Rhonda Wheatley: A Featured Program of Glass Curtain Gallery's winter exhibition Silos. Registration is recommended: get your...

1104 S. Wabash Ave., Raw Space, Room 205  
Creative Writing Summer in Prague

Creative Writing Summer in Prague 5pm

Learn how you can spend five weeks this summer as a creative writer in Prague, while earning credits towards graduation. Follow in the footsteps of Franz...

624 S. Michigan Ave., Room 1200-A  
Cultural Studies Speaker Series: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

Cultural Studies Speaker Series:... 5pm

As part of the 2017 Critical Issues in Cultural Studies Speakers Series, we welcome Dr. Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, author of From #Blacklivesmatter to Black...

Stage Two  
Signature Showcase: Shawn Shiflett

Signature Showcase: Shawn Shiflett 5pm

Join the Columbia College Chicago Friends of the Library as we present the Winter 2017 Signature Showcase featuring noted author and Creative Writing...

Library, Third Floor, North  
Columbia XA Spring Open House

Columbia XA Spring Open House 6pm

Join Columbia XA for food, fun and entertainment! This is a come-and-go event that's going to provide a welcoming and festive atmosphere for the entire...

916 S. Wabash Ave., The Loft  
Group Circuit Training with Matt Wallace

Group Circuit Training with Matt Wallace 7pm

If you're looking for a full-body workout with endless exercise options, circuit class is a good place to start. Experience the benefits of muscle building...

Plymouth Court, Fitness Studio  
Peer Gynt: Evening Performances

Peer Gynt: Evening Performances 7:30pm

Peer Gynt is the original “bad boy”—a liar, a brawler and a womanizer. After his wealthy father becomes a drunkard and loses his fortune, Peer becomes...

Theatre Center, Studio 404  

Thursday, February 16