MacArthur Fellowship winner Trevor Paglen is an artist whose work spans image-making, sculpture, investigative journalism, writing, engineering, and numerous other disciplines. Among his chief concerns are learning how to see the historical moment we live in and developing the means to imagine alternative futures.
“The Laramie Project” was a play based on interviews with 200 townspeople about the 1998 death of Matthew Shepard targeted because he was gay. This sequel is based on townspeople interviews 10 years later. Mature audiences.
The MAC will be hosting a virtual Halloween Costume parade on Halloween! Director Diana Martinez wants to do something to make this Halloween special for DuPage County and celebrate in a fun and safe way.
Darby English is the Carl Darling Buck Professor of Art History and Director of the Scherer Center for the Study of American Culture at the University of Chicago. Ayanah Moor is an artist living and working in Chicago.
A Heartwarming Classic Tale this family-friendly show shares the beloved tale of Ebenezer Scrooge who learns that change is always possible and that the greatest joy is caring for those less fortunate.
The ensemble performs both traditional literature for small orchestra/chamber music from the 1600s through the 21st century as well as less traditional chamber orchestra styles such as jazz, contemporary classical, theater and film music.
PRESENTED VIRTUALLY: Welcome in the holiday season with the perfect event for the whole family! A concert full of the most festive carols, a Hanukkah medley, and orchestral seasonal favorites, Maestro Muspratt and the New Philharmonic will spark your sing-along spirit.
Join College of DuPage Professor Kathy Baum as she explores Frida Kahlo’s self-expression beyond paint and canvas, and how the artist not only used costume as an art form but influenced fashion through her artistic vision.
20-year-old Daniel experiences a spiritual transformation while incarcerated in a youth detention center. On work-release to a remote village and with one quick lie, he is mistaken for the town’s new priest.
Filmed over three years, Honeyland features the story of a daughter and her mother who are the last female wild beekeepers living in Macedonia with a new nomadic family next door who threaten their livelihood.
Misty Gamble’s life-size fragmented figurative, ceramic sculptures and installations focus attention on issues surrounding femininity and challenge conventional standards of morality, normalcy, and propriety.
Erin Wiersma’s artistic practice focuses on the body’s capacity to absorb and respond to an environment. Terry Conrad is interested in the community aspects of printmaking and the trace materials found within the landscape. Sabraw works with environmental engineer and Ohio University Professor Guy Riefler to remediate streams polluted by abandoned coal mine seepage, in southeastern Ohio.
June 5, 2021 - September 6, 2021 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Cleve Carney Museum of Art and McAninch Arts Center will be presenting the award winning Tres Fridas Project in the newly appointed lobby exhibition space. The Tres Frida’s project was created by Reveca Torres and Mariam Pare, two artists paralyzed by a spinal cord injury.
October 2, 2021 - January 31, 2022 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
“Jesus of Western Avenue” will feature more than 30 recent works by world-renowned multimedia artist and celebrated Chicago resident Tony Fitzpatrick at the Cleve Carney Museum of Art in the fall of 2020.