The Winter 2019 Chicago Trip will occur on Thursday, February 7th, 2019.
Students who would like to travel to Chicago can use the online form to register and pay the required fee. Seating is limited. Interested people are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible and secure their spot in the buses. Any currently enrolled students, faculty and staff may participate.
Students registered for any of the following classes have already paid for the bus trip through a course fee, and do not need to register:
- ART 153: Foundations: Making and Meaning in Visual and Media Arts
- ART 392: Curatorial Studio
- ART 394: Interactive Studio
- ART 396: Time Studio
Those interested in signing up for the Chicago trip may do so by clicking on the button below. The cost of the bus ride is $35.00. This price does not include admission to the exhibition venues.
The registration deadline for the Chicago trip is February 1st, 2019 at 4pm.
Hours and Itinerary
Students must be at the Calder Art Center lobby at 7:30am, and expect to be returned there by 11pm.
Load buses at Calder Arts Center
10:00 am CST (Chicago Time)
Drop-off at Museum of Contemporary Art
5:00 pm CST (Chicago Time)
Pick-up at the Art Institute of Chicago
11pm EST (expected)
Arrive at Calder Arts Center
Here is a partial list of some of the exhibits that will be on view in Chicago on the day of the trip:
Art Institute of Chicago
Ornamental Traditions: Jewelry from Bukhara
Through June 30, 2019
Out of the Retina, Into the Brain: The Art Library of Aaron and Barbara Levine
Through March 17, 2019
Through February 17th, 2019.
Dawoud Bey: Night Coming Tenderly, Black
Through April 14th, 2019
Naeem Mohaiemen: Two Meetings and a Funeral
Through March 31st, 2019
Chicago by the Book: Pivotal Works that Changed Chicago
Through March 22nd, 2019
Into the void: prints of Lee Bontecou
Through May 5th, 2019
Museum of Contemporary Art
Heaven and Earth: Alexander Calder and Jeff Koons
Through March 24, 2019
A Body Measured Against the Earth
Through April 7th, 2019
Atrium Project: Frederico Herrero
Through April 21st, 2019
Enrico David: Gradations of Slow Release
Through March 10, 2019
Chicago Works: Jessica Campbell
Through July 7, 2019
Through May 12, 2019