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Spring in Chicago: Art Exhibitions

Spring in Chicago: Art Exhibitions

Nurture your inner art critic this spring with a trip to any one of Chicago's incredible selection of museums and art galleries. From photographic retrospectives on young love and teen spirit at the MCA to explorations of classicism up until the modern era at the Smart Museum, you're bound to find something you like. With your UCID, it's free for you to see most of these exhibits–and some are occurring right here on campus!

Through Apr 1 - Viviane Sassen: UMBRA, Museum of Contemporary Photography

Through Apr 9 - Robert Grovesnor, Renaissance Society

Through Apr 16 - Above, Before & After, Museum of Contemporary Art

A snapshot of Above, Before & After; image via

A snapshot of Above, Before & After; image via

Through Apr 30

- Merce Cunningham: Common Time, Museum of Contemporary Art

- Provoke: Photography in Japan between Protest and PerformanceArt Institute of Chicago

Through May 7

Abstract Experiments: Latin American Art on Paper after 1950, Art Institute of Chicago

- Hélio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium, Art Institute of Chicago

A piece from Hélio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium; image via

A piece from Hélio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium; image via

Through Jun 11 - ClassicismsSmart Museum of Art

Through Jun 18 - Riot GrrrlsMuseum of Contemporary Art

Painting selections in Riot Grrrls; image via

Painting selections in Riot Grrrls; image via

Through Jul 9 - Design Episodes: Form, Style, LanguageArt Institute of Chicago

Through Jul 23 - Eternal Youth, Museum of Contemporary Art

Through Aug 12 - Dan Friedman: Radical Modernist, Chicago Design Museum

A photo from Eternal Youth; image via

A photo from Eternal Youth; image via

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