Family Day. Drawing in Space. 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Sgreenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants draw sculptures with light, make figurative sculptures from wire and play a game. All materials provided. Activities(…)
Diasporal Rhythms Collector’s Home Tour. 9 a.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, arts.uchicago.edu, $40 general admission, $20 students. A trolley departing from the Logan Center takes guests through several private art collections on(…)
Performance and Talk. 8 p.m., Augustana Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., $5, hydeparkcommunityplayers.org. The Hyde Park Community Players present a staged reading of an original work by Anthony Brown, “Never Give Up.” The play is(…)
Multimedia Performance. “The Entertainer.” 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Theater West 115, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, arts.uchicago.edu, free. Derrick Adams presents a live sound and video performance, in conjunction with the Logan Center’s exhibit, “Szalon.”
Artist Reception. 6 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, arts.uchicago.edu, free. For the Logan Center’s exhibit, “Szalon.”
Performance. “Contained Measures of a Kolanut.” 10:30 a.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, arts.uchicago.edu, free. Otobong Nkanga performs a series of tête-à-tête’s with audience participants over the exchange of a kolanut,(…)
Lecture. “There Goes Rhymin’ Dogen: A Medieval Japanese Monk Well-Versed in Chinese Chan Poetics.” 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Steven Heine, of Florida International University, presents.
Concert. 7:30 p.m., Mandell Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-2787, $35 general admission, $5 students. The Danish String Quartet performs. Preceded by a lecture at 6:30 p.m.