Columbia College Chicago

Events

Friday, October 18

"Lethal Ladies: The Women of True Crime" Exhibit

As both perpetrators and participants in our shared cultural fascination with the subject matter, women have made vast contributions to true crime-related...

In the Eyes of Deaf Artists: Susan Dupor

Susan Dupor, a deaf artist, will give a presentation and art workshop. Susan Dupor lives in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin where she paints in her studio and...

WAC and Wabash Arts Corri-Doors Murals

A tour of the current and new Wabash Arts Corri-Doors murals. This is the new project that will present transformed doors—garage, side, and service doors...

Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition

Reception: Friday, October 18, 4 - 7 PM The 2019 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition features a wide range of artistic practices within the disciplines of...

Field Book

Field Book is a photographic survey of urban life in the American Southwest. Jordan Putt’s work is informed by his experience as a land surveyor in Arizona...

Let's Do It: Twenty-Three Years of Book and Paper, The Center for Book and Paper Arts, 1994–2017

September 3–October 23, 2019 Reception: September 12, 5-8 p.m. Curated by Jessica Cochran Let’s Do It presents newly commissioned projects by artists...

SiLA Spring 2020 Mandatory Orientation

All admitted SiLA Spring 2020 students must attend this MANDATORY orientation. For more information, visit https://www.colum.edu/academics/semester-in-la/.

"Chicago Pattern Project" Presented by René King and Petra Probstner

Please join us for an experiential urban adventure in the South Loop. The Chicago Pattern Project is occupying the storefronts at 619 S. Wabash Avenue and...

ShopColumbia Presents: The Dark Market

Spotlight Event: The Dark Market October 18–November 8 Opening Reception: October 18 | 5 p.m.–8 p.m. ShopColumbia is hosting Dark Market, a spooky...

ShopColumbia: Open Late for The Crawl

ShopColumbia serves the Columbia College Chicago community by fostering the representation and sale of professional work and talent from multiple creative...

Class with a CIFF Production Designer

Oscar-winning production designer Adam Stockhausen who collaborates with Wes Anderson is in town for the Chicago International Film Festival. He is scheduled...

Semester in LA Information Session

Come learn how the Semester in LA program can help you jumpstart a career in the entertainment industry!

Kick-Ass Self Defense

Learn effective self-defense techniques in this interactive workshop open for all students, faculty, and staff. Learn how to be aware of your surroundings...

Columbia Weekend

Join us for a weekend of student performances, stunning art, and meaningful social engagement on Columbia College Chicago’s campus. The weekend kicks off...

Learn About the Career Center!

The Career Center will be open and available for walk-ins and questions.

International Student Forum

International student forum and panel will feature international students who have interned and will discuss how they obtained their internship, obtained...

Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition Opening

The 2019 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition is a showcase of advanced projects from a wide range of creative disciplines at Columbia College Chicago. The...

Anchor Graphics: 25 Years of Printmaking

An Anchor Graphics retrospective exhibition. Anchor Graphics was a not-for-profit fine art press that brought together, under professional guidance, a...

Columbia Weekend MoCP Tour

Visit the MoCP for a special tour of the new exhibition Third Realm! Can't make the tour? The museum will be open until 8 p.m. for you to explore!

Columbia Weekend: Contemporary Music Concert

5–6 p.m.—Faculty Trio featuring Music Department Students 6:30–7:30 p.m.—R&B Ensemble and Fusion Showcase Ensembles The Music Department proudly presents...

Columbia Weekend: SGA Columbia Cotton Candy Giveaway

Student Government will be giving out "Columbia-flavored" cotton candy during the Columbia Weekend Crawl from 5 to 8 p.m.

DIY Wooden Ornament and Magnet Decoration

Take a piece of Chicago home with you! Celebrate Chicago and Columbia's school spirit by painting or coloring a Chicago-themed wooden ornament or magnet...

Glass Curtain Gallery Extended Hours—Let's Do It: Twenty-three Years of Book and Paper, The Center for Book and Paper Arts, 1994 - 2017

The Glass Curtain Gallery will hold extended hours until 8 p.m. Let's Do It: Twenty-three Years of Book and Paper, The Center for Book and Paper Arts, 1994...

Live Coding With Pure Data: Programming Computers to Make Music On-The-Fly

Live coding is the art of programming computers on-the-fly to generate sounds and images for a stage performance. Pure Data (Pd) is a visual programming...

Opening Reception: "Field Book" by Jordan Putt

Please join us for the opening reception of Field Book, a solo exhibition by Photography graduate student Jordan Putt. Field Book is a photographic survey...

Opening Reception: The Dark Market

Spotlight Event: The Dark Market October 18–November 8 Opening Reception: October 18 | 5–8 p.m. ShopColumbia is hosting Dark Market, a spooky collection...

Opening Reception: The 2019 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition 

The 2019 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition  features a wide range of artistic practices within the disciplines of photography, architecture, fashion, film...

Photography Pop-Up Exhibition

Please join us to view an exciting group of photographs taken by current students in the Photography Department. This exhibition is for one night only; make...

Revisiting FOCO: The Cutting Edge of Latino Pop Culture (In Focus)

Sixteen years ago, an interdisciplinary three-month festival showcasing the Latinx culture took place that was focused on language, literature, media, and...

The Crawl at the Theatre Building

Come watch two open rehearsals for Musical Theatre Freshmen and Transfer Students in a review type presentation (Room 201) and the MFA in Devising...

The Crawl: Art and Art History

Join us for a self-guided walking tour of spaces dedicated to showcase student work in both Art and Art History and Design departments. Alcove Gallery,...

The Crawl: Design

Join us for a self-guided walking tour of spaces dedicated to showcase student work in both the Art and Art History and Design departments. Alcove Gallery,...

How to Prepare for an Internship

Interested in getting an internship? Come to this presentation at the Career Center to learn about what to do to land an internship and how to get credit for...

Acoustic Kitchen Special Performance: Columbia Crawl

This is a special perfomance for Columbia College Chicago's Wabash Arts Corridor Crawl, featuring several of the top acts from the regular Acoustic Kitchen...

Lethal Ladies: The Women of True Crime | Cereal Killers

Stop by the Library during the Columbia Crawl to check out our first floor exhibit Lethal Ladies: The Women of True Crime and engage in some cereal portrait...

The Creative Writing Fall Showcase

Come celebrate Columbia Weekend with readings and performances by undergraduate and graduate students in Columbia's Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry Programs.

Cinema Slapdown Round 81: US

It's Columbia Weekend! Crawl on up to Film Row Cinema to join the college community at Cinema Slapdown—an unforgettable FREE-for-all experience that starts...

Friday, October 18