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Top 5 Open House Chicago Sites


Open House Chicago (OHC), hosted by the Chicago Architecture Foundation is one of the city’s largest cultural events. If you’re a design, architecture or Chicago history buff it truly shouldn’t be missed. Best of all its totally FREE! The event …

A Peek Down the Wabash Arts Corridor


A big, brown moose lives at the corner of Congress and South Wabash. It’s probably the only one in the city, at least the only one that chews bubblegum. The mural, “Moose Bubblegum Bubble,” is by Jacob Watts, and if

The Art of Ingredients with Enrica Rocca


If you don’t like people who love Chicago, good prosecco and quality ingredients, then you should probably stop reading this now. If you do like these types of people, then you’re about to become obsessed with Italian chef, restaurateur and …

Awesome Art Shows to See This Fall


Treat yourself to an afternoon of art! Whether you decide to take a date or take a coffee to-go, here’s the official Chicago Chic guide to this fall’s must-see shows.

Stages – Graham Foundation

In partnership with the inaugural season …

Pilsen’s Dmitry Samarov


One of the most best things you can do when Chicago is exploring Pilsen and it’s incredible artists. From Minimalist galleries to full blown passionate and colorful Graffiti, screaming happiness. We were lucky to learn about a monthly art walk …

The Summer Street Fest Style Guide


You wouldn’t know it from the dreary late spring weather we’ve had lately, but summer is indeed around the corner. Along with rising temperatures, plants budding (finally!) and longer days, the May-June is officially the beginning of Chicago’s much anticipated …

Don’t Miss the Frida Kahlo Exhibit


It’s been 36 years (1978) since the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago presented world renowned Mexican surrealist artist Frida Kahlo’s first solo museum exhibition in the United States. “Unbound: Contemporary Art After Frida Kahlo,” a show presented by the …