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Teen Winter Challenge 2019-2020

 Teen Winter Challenge: Express Yourself    Calling all teens, express yourself this winter season by participating in the Chicago Public Library’s 5th annual Teen Winter Challenge! You're invited to submit a digital portfolio comprised of 1-3 original pieces of art (and an artist’s statement) for the chance to win a gift card. In addition, all submissions…
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Hector Maldonado Photography Exhibit at Harold Washington Library Center

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, Harold Washington Library Center hosts Finding Myself, My Heritage Within Me, an exhibit by photographer Hector Maldonado. The exhibit is on display in November and December in the Popular Library. Artist Statement "The photographs in this show are both very personal and very public. They are about what…
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Rev. Martin L. Deppe Exhibit at Harold Washington Library Center

The exhibit Rev. Martin L. Deppe Papers: A Collection Preview runs from October 26 through March 30 in the Special Collections Exhibit Foyer on the 9th floor of Harold Washington Library Center. Spanning six decades, Rev. Deppe’s social justice activism began in the 1960s when he aligned his church with the civil rights and anti-war…
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Call for Local Artists: Exhibit at Harold Washington Library Center

Local visual artists, apply to exhibit at Harold Washington Library Center in 2020. Please submit your application to the Arts & Music Department by 5 p.m. Saturday, November 30. Selected artists will have an eight-week exhibition in the 8th floor exhibit cases. Preference will be given to artists willing to teach at least one art…
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Interface: Exhibit of Knit Prints by Artist Faith Humphrey Hill at HWLC

Interface: Knit Prints by Faith Humphrey Hill is on display November 10 to December 21 on the 8th floor of Harold Washington Library Center. This exhibit combines the handmade tradition of knitting and drawing with the technical advancements of digital tools to create truly unique works of art. Events Artist Workshop: Mirror Knitting, November 16…
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