The Winter 2018 Chicago Trip will occur on Thursday, February 8th, 2018.
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 Art and Design
- ART 392: Curatorial Studio
- ART 394: Interactive 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 2nd, 2018 at 4pm.
Hours and Itinerary
Students must be at the Calder Art Center lobby at 7:30am, and expect to be returned there by 10pm.
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
10:45pm 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 February 8th:
Art Institute of Chicago
Philippe Parreno: My Room Is Another Fish Bowl
February 3, 2018–April 15, 2018
Mounira Al Solh: I strongly believe in our right to be frivolous
February 8, 2018–April 29, 2018
Museum of Contemporary Art
Edra Soto: Open 24 hours
Oct 21, 2017–Feb 25, 2018
Michael Rakowitz: Backstroke of the West
Sep 16, 2017–Mar 4, 2018
We Are Here
Aug 19, 2017–Apr 1, 2018
Oct 14, 2017–April 8, 2018
Chicago Works: Paul Heyer
Jan 16-Jul 1, 2018
Jan 27th- Aug 5th, 2018
MCA Screen: Paul Pfieffer
Until May 20th, 2018
Feb 24-May 20th, 2018
Conversation With The Collection: Building/Environments
AUGUST 29, 2017–MARCH 11, 2018