Wednesday August 15 8:26 pm

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan

EXPO CHICAGO ANNOUNCES FULL /DIALOGUES PANEL DISCUSSION SERIES FOR 2018 PROGRAM

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EXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art, announces the full 2018 /Dialogues program, presented in partnership with the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), to take place during the seventh annual exposition (September 27–30, 2018). Located on the east end of Navy Pier’s Festival Hall, the /Dialogues Stage will offer continuous programming open to all EXPO CHICAGO visitors throughout each day of the fair, providing multiple opportunities to attend provocative artistic discourse. Featuring leading international artists, curators, scholars and arts professionals, the /Dialogues program has been hailed by Artforum: “What sets EXPO CHICAGO apart, really, is its excellent program of talks and panels.”

Navy Pier and EXPO CHICAGO Welcome Iván Navarro’s This Land is Your Land Public Art Installation to Chicago’s Lakefront

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Navy Pier, Chicago’s iconic lakefront destination, has partnered with EXPO CHICAGO, the International Exposition of Modern & Contemporary Art to present a free, temporary public art installation in Polk Bros Park. Guests will have the unique opportunity to view and interact with This Land is Your Land, a stunning three-piece installation resembling water towers, created by New York-based Chilean artist Iván Navarro and curated by Paul Kasmin Gallery, through April 30, 2019.

Along the Lake Shore| Chicago & Industrial Works of the Calumet Region Exhibit

The Calumet Heritage Partnership kicks off its 2018 Calumet Heritage Event Series at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond with a gallery opening featuring three local artists who capture the complex beauty and nature of the region’s industrial landscape in watercolor paintings and photographs: Kath Los-Rathburn, Matthew Kaplan and Thomas Hocker.

Munster Public Schools Begin this Monday, August 13th

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lease note that Munster's public schools will begin their 2018-2019 school year THIS MONDAY, August 13th. Police officers will be patrolling the various school zones along with assigned resource officers.

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES FOR PAUL HENRY'S ART GALLERY IN AUGUST 2018

Highlights for August include our booth at Hammond Beatlesfest on August 11th, new art opening featuring two well-known artist/illustrators, Mark Anderson and Greg Johannes, on August 24th and our monthly Jazz Jam on August 25th along with five Thursday night Acoustic Jams.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Presents Collaborative World Premiere for Season 41 Fall Series

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Launching its fifth decade as one of the country’s leading contemporary dance companies, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton present a groundbreaking collaboration for its Season 41 Fall Series, taking place September 27, 29 & 30, 2018 at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park (205 East Randolph Street). This World Premiere features choreography by three cutting-edge emerging choreographers, Emma Portner, Lil Buck and Jon Boogz; music composition by pop music icon Devonté Hynes (aka Blood Orange); and a live performance by Grammy-award-winning Chicago music sensation Third Coast Percussion.

2018 Indiana Governor's Arts Awards to be televised for the first time

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The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and Fort Wayne, Indiana-based public television station PBS39 jointly announced that the 2018 Indiana Governor's Arts Awards will be televised for the first time by delayed broadcast.

MAYOR EMANUEL AND DCASE ANNOUNCE NEW PUBLIC ART INSTALLATION BY CHICAGO-BASED ARTIST ROBERT BURNIER COMING TO CHICAGO RIVERWALK

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the City of Chicago and the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) today announced that a new site-specific art installation, Black Tiberinus by critically hailed Chicago-based artist Robert Burnier, is coming to the Chicago Riverwalk later this summer.

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