Past Events

Opening Reception: “What Are Words For?”

Friday, February 3, 2023
5–8 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Mixed media piece with big, blue letters "Counterpoint" at the bottom; a gray, blue and red elephant at the center of the composition; red letters and swatches of color in the top right corner


Member Event: Collection Tour with John Jerit

Thursday, February 2, 2023
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


Opening Reception: “Ted Degener: At Home with Artists”

Thursday, January 19, 2023
5–8 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Charlie Stagg sits inside one of his bottle and concrete constructions in Vidor, Texas


Art After Work: Roman Villarreal

Thursday, December 15, 2022
5–6:30 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

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How Artists with Disabilities Fit into the Greater Art World

Saturday, December 10, 2022
10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. central, Claudia Cassidy Theater
10:30 a.m.–12 p.m. central, Zoom

"Artists First Conversations" in orange text on blue background with "symposium series" in orange text and "inclusivity for artists with disabilities" in white text


Member Event: Collection Tour with Rob and Orren

Sunday, December 4, 2022
3–4:30 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


The Ethics of Exhibiting Artists with Neurodevelopmental and Mental Health Disabilities

Saturday, November 19, 2022
10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. central, Claudia Cassidy Theater
10:30 a.m.–12 p.m. central, Zoom

"Artists First Conversations" in orange text on blue background with "symposium series" in orange text and "inclusivity for artists with disabilities" in white text


Art After Work: Marvin Tate

Thursday, November 17, 2022
5–6:30 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

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Film screening: “SOUTHEAST: a city within a city”

Saturday, November 12, 2022
5–7 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

SOUTHEAST A City Within A City


Film screening: “Bill Traylor: Chasing Ghosts”

Saturday, November 5, 2022
5–7 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Photograph of artist Bill Traylor, sitting outside at a table with drawings and paintings around him


The Relationship Between Art Making and Mental Health

Saturday, October 15, 2022
10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. central, Claudia Cassidy Theater
10:30 a.m.–12 p.m. central, Zoom

"Artists First Conversations" in orange text on blue background with "symposium series" in orange text and "inclusivity for artists with disabilities" in white text


Cross-Chicago Tour with Roman Villarreal

Friday, October 14, 2022
12–4 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Installation photograph of the exhibition "Roman Villarreal: South Chicago Legacies"


Member Event: Collection Tour with Bill Swislow

Thursday, October 13, 2022
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


Fall Intuit at Colabyrinth

Friday, September 30, 2022
7–9:30 p.m. central
2500 S. Sawyer Avenue, Chicago, IL 60623

Fall Intuit by Colabyrinth


Member Trip to Wisconsin

September 25–28, 2022
Milwaukee, Cedarburg and Sheboygan, WI

Photo by Debra Kerr of an evocation of Emery Blagdon's shed on view at the JMKAC Art Preserve


Art After Work: Scottie Wilson

Thursday, September 15, 2022
5–6:30 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

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Art After Work: Eugene Von Bruenchenhein

Thursday, August 25, 2022
5–6 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

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Member Event: Collection Tour with Scott Lang

Thursday, August 4, 2022
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


Member Event: Collection Tour with David Walega

Thursday, June 9, 2022
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


Lakefront Anonymous pt. II

Saturday, June 4, 2022
11 a.m.–12:15 p.m. central
Kathy Osterman Beach, 5800 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60660

Photograph of a stone carving in the foreground with a lake and beach in the background


Visionary Ball 2022

Thursday, June 2, 2022
5:30–8:30 p.m. central
Salvage One and Zoom Video Conference

Black and white graphic that reads: "Visionary Ball 2022"


One Night Stand: Charles Williams

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
6:30–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

One Night Stand Art talks from Intuit


Art After Work: Wesley Willis

Thursday, May 19, 2022
5–6 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

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TOKo Santa Fe Trunk Show

April 28 and 29, 2022
11 a.m.–6 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

"TOKo Santa Fe" in black text


One Night Stand: Pauline Simon

Wednesday, April 27, 2022
6:30–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

One Night Stand Art talks from Intuit


Art After Work: Earth Day

Thursday, April 21, 2022
5–6 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

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Project Onward Spring Portrait Slam

Saturday, April 9, 2022
12–4 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Collage of seven portraits by Project Onward artists above the Project Onward logo against a white background


Member Event: Collection Tour with Jan Petry

Thursday, April 7, 2022
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


Lakefront Anonymous pt. I

Wednesday, March 30, 2022
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Photograph of a stone carving in the foreground with a lake and beach in the background


Art After Work: Nellie Mae Rowe

Thursday, March 24, 2022
5–6 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

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Film screening: “Lee Godie, Chicago French Impressionist”

Saturday, February 26, 2022
3–5 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Film still of a hand holding a black and white photograph of Lee Godie


Poems While You Wait

Saturday, February 26, 2022
1–3 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Photograph of a woman's hands typing on a typewriter


Curator Talk: The Life and Death of Charles Williams

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Photograph of Charles Williams sitting in his Fantasy Automobile


Art After Work: Charles Williams

Thursday, February 17, 2022
5–6 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

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Member Event: Collection Tour with Cleo Wilson

Thursday, February 3, 2022
6–7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


One Night Stand: Henry Darger

Wednesday, December 15, 2021
6:30-7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

One Night Stand Art talks from Intuit


Opening Reception: The Life and Death of Charles Williams

Friday, December 10, 2021
5-8 p.m. central
756 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642

Photograph of a pencil holder sculpture with various colored pencils and other objects stuck inside


Member Event: Collection Tour with Anthony Petullo

Thursday, December 2, 2021
6-7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

Member-exclusive collection tours


One Night Stand: Howard Finster

Wednesday, November 17, 2021
6:30-7 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

One Night Stand Art talks from Intuit


Art After Work: Joseph Yoakum

Thursday, November 11, 2021
5-6 p.m. central
Zoom Video Conference

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