Looking for something to do this glorious spring evening? Why not spend it enjoying art and engaging in conversation about it with fellow art lovers at one of the many gallery events throughout the city of Chicago this evening. On the North Side, Thomas Masters Gallery, located at 245 W. North Avenue is opening a new painting exhibition by Susan Hall, reception from 5 p.m. till 8 p.m.
In the River North gallery district, Andrew Bae Gallery at 300 W. Superior opens Redefining the Multiple: 13 Japanese Printmakers, reception 5 p.m. till 8 p.m. Down the block, Schneider Gallery has two new exhibitions: Sherry Karver: A Likely Story, and Patty Carroll: Anonymous Women Draped, with the reception running from 5 p.m. till 7:30 p.m.
Moving to the West Loop/West Side gallery area, Woman Made Gallery at 685 N. Milwaukee Avenue celebrates the opening of the group exhibition Mutations of Otherness with a reception from 6 p.m. til 9 p.m.
As we continue our feast for the eyes and work our way south, the Fine Arts Building at 410 South Michgan Avenue holds its Second Friday open studios event fro 5 p.m. till 9 p.m. And we ae ale to round out the evening in the Pilsen East neighorhood, where the Chicago Arts District holds its Second Friday event, with 25 artists opening their studios to the public in the South Halsted & 18th Street area from 6 p.m. till 10 p.m. Prospectus Gallery at 1210 W. 18th Street hosts Continuum, a 20-year retrospective (1993-2013) of work by Ginny Sykes, reception from 5 p.m. till 10 p.m., and last but not least, Ugly Step Sister Gallery at 17590 S. Union opens the second installment of Kieran McGonnell: Round trip ticket, a three-month exhibition with part two focused on the artist's mid-career and later works, reception 6 p.m. till 10 pm.
An evening well-filled with art is definitely to be had in the city tonight.