May, 23, 2011,
6:23 PM

Opening Reception June 2nd

We hope you’ll join us next week for the opening of The Common Citizenship of Forms and It All Comes Back, our summer art exhibits at S.R. Crown Hall.

ART EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION
Thursday, June 2, 2011
5:30 to 8 p.m.

Meet visual artist, Jeff Carter as well as members of Chicago Robotic Theater and join us for tours of IIT’s Idea Shop.

Full details here.

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May, 16, 2011,
6:22 PM

Summer events at Crown Hall

Each summer, the Mies Society welcomes art and performance to S.R. Crown Hall, the space Mies called “a home of ideas and adventures.” Mark your calendars and come see us!

June 2nd

Opening Reception: The Common Citizenship of Forms and It All Comes Back

June 2nd-July 31st

Exhibitions: The Common Citizenship of Forms and It All Comes Back

June 12th

Exhibition Lecture and Improv Dance Performance

July 23rd

Help Build a LEGO City

See the full details for these events.

In addition, IIT Alumni Association is hosting fun times at U.S. Cellular Field. Learn more.

We hope to see you on campus this summer! 

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May, 13, 2011,
8:00 AM

In case you missed it, A New Look at Spiritual Spaces was held in Carr Chapel in February. After the performance, there was a Q&A session on the origins of the piece and considerations and influences in performing the piece along with comments on restoring the curtain behind the altar.

Conceived by artist Jaimie Henthorn, this event related the human body to the built environment. Aerialist Elena Brocade performed in Carr Chapel, bringing unexpected perspectives to Mies’ only religious building.

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