• theabject_DEC2017

    Queering the Abject

    The School of the Art Institute, Department of Photography presents Queering the Abject SAT 09 DEC | Gallery hours 5-9PM | performances at 7PM This exhibition will investigate the power situated within the abject, primarily through queerness. There is a… Continue reading

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    Especially Now

    The School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s Department of Fiber and Material Studies presents Especially Now Opening Reception: FRI 15 DEC 6-9 PM On view: SAT 16 DEC 12-5 PM Featuring SAIC Fall 2017 Advanced Fiber & Material Studies… Continue reading

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    Apprentice 2018

    2018 DFBRL8R APPRENTICE PROGRAM WINTER INTERSESSION > 02-30 JAN 2018 | deadline to apply: DEC 23 | Defibrillator is moving to the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago. During the month of January we will be carving out space at the Zhou… Continue reading

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    Give to dfb 2017

    We need another hero at Defibrillator Gallery. In January, we’re moving to the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago where we are honored and grateful to become part of the Zhou B Art Center. This dramatic and welcome change comes as we… Continue reading

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    Join DFBRL8R for our Seventh Anniversary Celebration and Fundraiser: RESUSCITATE SAT 27 JAN 2018 | $20 advance on eventbrite | $25 at the door 7PM reception with cava punch and hors d’oeuvres 8:30PM performances [ tba ] the last-ever event… Continue reading