Elephant Room Fundraiser Event at Lacuna Artist Lofts Chicago, Il – Since first opening its gallery doors in the South Loop nearly 6 years ago, Elephant Room has expanded into curating pop-up exhibitions in various other locations and amped up their programming at the gallery. The overall mission has always been to promote local artists… Continue reading ART IN THE ROOM

Point of View – Works on Paper

April 3 – May 30, 2015Opening reception with the artist present:Friday, April 3, 6-9pm Point of View is the first solo exhibition of Irena Siwek’s work in Chicago. For nearly twenty years, Irena Siwek has followed her passion for pen and ink drawings. Her distinctive self-taught perspective contributes to the creative authenticity of her work, which… Continue reading Point of View – Works on Paper

“Make Room” – Elephant Room meets The Silver Room

February 3rd – February 28th The Silver Room 1442 N. Milwaukee Ave. Elephant Room gallery is pleased to be partnering with Eric Williams and the Silver Room in the presentation of a group exhibition of prolific Chicago artists. “Make Room” co-curated by Stuart Hall and Kimberly L. Atwood, will feature the works of artists Lindsey… Continue reading “Make Room” – Elephant Room meets The Silver Room

LINE AND LAND: Photography By Michał Paweł Markowski

DreamBox Gallery presents:  MICHAŁ PAWEŁ MARKOWSKI LINE AND LAND:  ESSAY. IMAGE. FICTION. Friday, January 16, 2015 at 6:30pm – 9:30pm Reading from  DAY ON EARTH: Traveling Prose at 7:00pm, accompanied by a conversation with the author, and followed by a book signing and exhibition reception. LINE AND LAND is a debut exhibition for Michał Paweł Markowski, university professor of Polish language and… Continue reading LINE AND LAND: Photography By Michał Paweł Markowski

WOW Frequency: Limited Editions

Shop Local for Unique Holiday Gifts and Support Chicago Artists Sharing both a location, and the mission of supporting creativity and community, DreamBox Gallery and Cup & Spoon present WOW Frequency: Limited Editions. WOW Frequency will showcase more than a dozen local artists, poets and musicians throughout December. Limited edition prints, children’s books, posters and artwork… Continue reading WOW Frequency: Limited Editions

DreamBox Gallery presents Katharine Schutta: COLLAGE

September 12 – September 27, 2014 OPENING: Friday, September 12, 2014 – 6pm -10pm After 10 years of what Katharine Schutta refers to as a “private practice” she re-emerges with a new series of works that explore art, intimacy, and transgression. Schutta culls, crops and realigns images of contemporary art and art history, science, technology,… Continue reading DreamBox Gallery presents Katharine Schutta: COLLAGE


DreamBox Gallery and Cup &Spoon present Chicago Artist Month 2014: Within It  – POETRY. IMAGE. FICTION. Friday, October 3 – Thursday, October 30, 2014. OPENING: Friday, October 3rd, 2014, 6pm -10pm DreamBox Gallery and Cup & Spoon present a dialogue about multicultural identity within our neighborhoods and beyond. Voices of poets, writers and artists will contribute to cultural exchange and… Continue reading Within It – POETRY. IMAGE. FICTION


DreamBox Gallery and Cup & Spoon present: WOW FREQUENCY – OPENING: Friday, June 20, 2014 – 6pm -10pm WOW (West of Western) Frequency is series of art exhibitions, showcasing emerging and established artists side by side. The series is a collaboration between DreamBox Gallery and Cup & Spoon and it celebrates creativity and community. WOW FREQUENCY will run… Continue reading WOW FREQUENCY

The World Within

OPENING: Friday, June 20, 2014 – 6pm -10pm Lloyd DeGrane’s photographs offer us a unique view beyond the walls of Illinois Correctional system – from lock up cells in Cook County Jail in Chicago to a maximum-security prison at Stateville, near Joliet. The work was created over a period of 10 years (1989 to 2000).… Continue reading The World Within

“Realities” by Jennifer Cronin at Elephant Room

Chicago-based emerging artist, Jennifer Cronin will be exhibiting “Realities” at Elephant Room October 2nd through November 9th, as the city celebrates Chicago Artists Month. The opening reception will be on Friday, October 4th from 6:30 to 9pm. There will be a “Meet the Artist” event on Saturday, October 12th from 6pm to 9pm during the Greater South Loop Association’s… Continue reading “Realities” by Jennifer Cronin at Elephant Room