“Bettina von Zwehl: Meditations in an Emergency” opens January 17

Image: Bettina von Zwehl, Meditations in an Emergency #4, 2018. A photograph of a silhouette of a person laying on their back.

Catherine Edelman Gallery is honored to present Meditations in an Emergency, Bettina von Zwehl's latest portrait series inspired by the teenage die-ins that were staged shortly after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Von Zwehl presents seventeen portraits of New York City teenagers (the result of the first artist-in-residence at the New York Historical Society) in the … Continue reading “Bettina von Zwehl: Meditations in an Emergency” opens January 17

CEG Opens the Winter Season with Group Exhibition, “New Formations”

Image: Hannah Hughes, Mirror Image #25, 2019. A geometric, abstract form that is largely green in front of a blue background.

Catherine Edelman Gallery is pleased to debut the work of international photographers Nicolás Combarro, Hannah Hughes and Lilly Lulay, alongside well-known Chicagoan, Aimée Beaubien, in New Formations. The show opens January 17 and runs through March 7, 2020. There will be an opening reception Friday, January 17 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Select artists will be … Continue reading CEG Opens the Winter Season with Group Exhibition, “New Formations”

CEG’s Next Art Speaks: “Acts Without Words”

Image; Robert & Shana ParkeHarrison, Cadence, 2019. A hand-painted photograph of a man holding a glass up to his ear. Inside the glass there is a butterfly flying.

Join us December 14 to hear local writers read work based on the theme "Acts Without Words" in conjunction with our current exhibition! RSVP here! Catherine Edelman Gallery is thrilled to present the fourth installment of Art Speaks, that takes place in the gallery every second Saturday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm. This new year-round … Continue reading CEG’s Next Art Speaks: “Acts Without Words”

Papua New Guinea Discussion with Sandro Miller

Image: A crowd sitting facing three people doing a lecutre in Catherine Edelman Gallery.

Thank you to everyone who came out Tuesday, October 29 to Catherine Edelman Gallery for a discussion between Sandro Miller and Mark Golitko! The event was a huge success and our space was completely full with art lovers, photographers, and anthropologists eager to hear about Sandro Miller and Mark Golitko's experiences in Papua New Guinea. … Continue reading Papua New Guinea Discussion with Sandro Miller

Discussion on October 29 – Sandro Miller & Mark Golitko, Ph.D.

Image: Sandro Miller, Milfred and Bridget of the Nowra Tribe, 2016. I citizen of Papua New Guinea is standing facing the viewer while holding a small child. They are both wearing traditional dress.

Catherine Edelman Gallery is excited to host a discussion, in the lower level, on Tuesday, October 29 at 6:00 pm between Sandro Miller and Mark Golitko, PhD, Assistant Professor Department of Anthropology at the University of Notre Dame and Research Associate at The Field Museum of Natural History. The topic will be contemporary life in … Continue reading Discussion on October 29 – Sandro Miller & Mark Golitko, Ph.D.

Call-to-Writers: Art Speaks

Image: A crow sits facing away from the viewer and toward a woman standing up in front of photography reading her work.

Catherine Edelman Gallery is looking for writers to read their work at one of our upcoming literary events: Art Speaks. Art Speaks  takes place in the gallery every second Saturday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm. This new year-round initiative invites local writers and poets to read pieces they have written based on the theme present … Continue reading Call-to-Writers: Art Speaks