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Make Music Chicago

Friday, June 21st – Friday, June 21st, 12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Free admission

Visit the Poetry Foundation during Make Music Chicago to experience a unique concert of voice and strings conducted by Christopher Bell and featuring the young musicians of the Grant Park Music Festival Apprentice Chorale and the Grant Park Project Inclusion String Quartet. Presented by Rush Hour Concerts, Make Music Chicago is a live, free musical celebration across the city that takes place each June 21. Throughout the day, people of all ages and from all backgrounds–beginners, amateurs, professionals, and marquee artists–gather in Chicago’s public spaces to make music of all genres.

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  • Neha Vedpathak, detail, “Bhaba,” (2016)
    Current Exhibition
    Jul 11, 2016 – Sep 15, 2016

    A virtual dialogue between the artist and the poets Rabindranath Tagore and Kay Ryan, Bhaba is a multi-disciplinary exhibition that includes a large-scale paper work, an installation of handmade “stones,” and a mixed-media garland. Vedpathak’s “plucking” technique, in which she...