Post-Election Weekend Arts Guide

By: WPB Arts
Sponsors: Wicker Park Bucktown SSA33
Date: November 5, 2020 - November 8, 2020

Image Credit: Work by Haylie Jimenez as seen in ENTRECUERPOS, on view now at Heaven Gallery.

Has this week's election cycle got you stress? Never fear! Our latest WPB Weekend Arts Guide is here! Read up on the latest ways to engage your local arts at home or around town.

Please note that the current situation has a lot of businesses adapting quickly. Hours listed here may not be exact and are subject to change at any moment. Please check in with a business before visiting in person and be patient and understanding if hours differ from those here or a space has elected to change their reopening strategy. And be sure to always wear a mask in public, in businesses, and while on public ways with others. Wash your hands frequently and remain properly distanced. Always respect a business' customer limit, health practices, and hygiene requirements. 

We also suggest visiting the ARTS FOR ILLINOIS website! 


Open 


BORDEL
Open for Limited Hours: Reservations Encouraged
Vaudeville
: Thursday, November 5 - 6:00pm
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Support by purchasing a gift card 


CHALLENGERS COMICS + CONVERSATION
Open for Limited Hours
Shop Online: Pickup and shipping still available
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Support by purchasing a gift card 


CHOP SHOP: 1st WARD EVENTS
Patio Open for Limited Hours: Reservations Encouraged
Brunch & Beats: Saturday, November 7 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Delivery and carry-out options available

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Support by making a donation or purchasing a gift card or a print 


DAVID LEONARDIS GALLERY
Open for Regular Hours
Shop Online
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DUSTY GROOVE
Open for Limited Hours with Addition Pickup Window Hours
Shop Online: Shipping available 
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ESCAPE ARTISTRY
Open with Limited Booking
Support the Artists' Resource Mobilization Mask-ER-Aid or buy a mask
Follow on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Tripadvisor, Twitter, and YouTube 
Support by purchasing the gift of a future room escape 


EXIT
Patio Open for Limited Hours with Food from Koality Cuisine's Trap Taco
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Support by making a donation or purchasing a print or Tiny Guide


FIRECAT PROJECTS
Open for Regular Hours and By Appointment
Current Exhibition: Melissa Stern: Does She or Doesn't She
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FIREFLY FIBER ARTS STUDIO
Open for Limited Hours
Virtual Stitching Hour: Saturday, November 7 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Shop Online and Explore Virtual & Private Lessons 
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GALLERY CAFE
Open for Limited Hours
Current Exhibition: Nishant Jain: Sneaky Art 
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HEAVEN GALLERY
Open for Regular Hours 
Current Exhibitions: (a legacy) on our own terms & ENTRECUERPOS
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Support by making a donation or support the Arts & Local Business Relief Fund


JACKSON JUNGE GALLERY
Open for Regular Hours
Current Exhibition: Unconditional Love 
Holiday Artisan Market: Sam Arnold
     Saturday, November 7 - noon to 4:00pm
     Sunday, November 8 - noon to 4:00pm
Shop Online: Shipping, pickup, and local delivery available
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Support purchasing a gift card with an extra 10% credit back 


LVL3 GALLERY
Open for Regular Hours and By Appointment
Current Exhibition: Echoes In Rain
Gallery hosts a variety of online and virtual content 
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LINE DOT EDITIONS
Open for Regular Hours
Current Exhibitions: Marie-Claude Marquis & Sean Hannaway
Shop Online
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LITTLE BROKEN THINGS
Open for Regular Hours
Current Exhibition: By the Light of the Moon
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Support by making a donation 


MYOPIC BOOKSTORE
Open for Limited Hours
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NEIGHBORLY
Open for Limited Hours
Shop Online: Local pickup & free domestic shipping on orders over $50
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Support by making a donation and purchasing a gift card or gift box 
Or sponsor a front line worker's care package 


QUIMBY'S BOOKSTORE
Open for Limited Hours
Shop Online: Curbside pickup and mail order available
Follow on Facebook, Flickr, Instagram, the Quimblog, their podcast, and Twitter 
Support by purchasing a gift card or Quimby's schwag 


RECKLESS RECORDS
Open for Limited Hours
Shop Online: Delivery and pickup available
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Support by purchasing a gift card 


ROOTS & CULTURE 
Open for Regular Hours
Current Exhibitions: Efrat Hakimi: Flora & Nereida Patricia: Body Party
Online content and archived exhibitions
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Support by making a donation 


SHUGA RECORDS 
Open for Limited Hours
Shop Online: Local pickup & delivery available
New Special Partnership: Khruangbin & Coloring For All Ages
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Support by making a donation or purchasing a gift card 


SIDESHOW GALLERY 
Open for Regular Hours

Shop Online: Delivery or pickup options available
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STORE B VINTAGE
Open for Limited Hours
Shop Online with various platforms
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TOY DE JOUR: VINTAGE, TOYS, ARTS & FARTS
Open by Appointment Only for Limited Hours
Shop Online
: Shipping and curbside pickup available

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VERTICAL GALLERY
Open for Limited Hours
Opening Exhibition: Anders Gjennestad: Allies
Allies Opening Reception: Saturday, November 7 - 11:00am to 6:00pm
Shop Online 
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VOLUMES BOOKCAFE
Open for Limited Hours
Virtual Storytime
: Saturday, November 7 - 10:30am on Facebook Live
Shop Online: Limited shipping, pickup & delivery available
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Support by making a donation purchasing a gift card 


THE WINDY KITTY CAT CAFE AND LOUNGE
Open for Reservations
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Support by volunteering, fosteringmaking a donation, or purchasing a T-shirt 


Virtual Events/Exhibitions & Online Shopping


AGITATOR CO-OPERATIVE GALLERY
Explore online archives, virtual evens, and social media content
Current Exhibition: And Then: Stories About What Happens Next
Agitator Magazine Debut: Saturday, November 7
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Support by becoming a patron 


AUDIOTREE
STAGED: Greet Death Livestream: Friday, November 6 - 8:00pm
Shop online, explore digital archives, playlists, and stream live performances
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COLLABORACTION
Hosting Virtual Events and Resources
Peacebook Watch Party: Thursday, November 5 at 7:00pm
Visions of Peace Screening: Saturday, November 7 at 7:00pm
Essential Perspectives Screening: Sunday, November 8 at 3:00pm
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Support by making a donation or becoming a regular donor 


DAVENPORT'S PIANO BAR & CABARET
Hosting Virtual Events on Social Media
Sunday Night Social Lounge: Sunday, November 8 - 8:00pm
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Support by making a donation 


DORIAN'S: THROUGH THE RECORD SHOP 
Order a Quarantine Care Package or Fundraiser Set for Pickup 
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Support by making a donation 


FREE STREET THEATER
Hosting Virtual Content
Re-Writing the Declaration
     Thursday, November 5 - 7:00pm
     Friday, November 6 - 7:00pm
     Saturday, November 7 - 7:00pm
     Sunday, November 8 - 2:00pm
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Support by making a donation 


THE HIDEOUT
Hideout Online Livestream Schedule

Friday, November 6:
     LP's Happy Hour - 5:00pm
     Walter Salas-Humara - 8:00pm
Shop Online
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Support by making a donation or purchasing Hideout "Bucks" 
OR purchase one of the above prints by Dmitry Samarov 


LANGER OVER DICKIE
Current Virtual Exhibition: Kristin McWharter: RA RA
RA RA Public Performance
: Saturday, November 7 - 5:00pm
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OUT OF SITE CHICAGO
Hosting Virtual Content
Random Acts Weekly Discourse with Sara Zalek: Saturday, November 7 - 11:15am on Twitch
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SPRINGBOARD ARTS
Shop Online & Browse virtual content
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TRAP DOOR THEATRE
Hosting and Sharing Virtual Content
Watch Past Productions on Vimeo 
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Support by making a donation 


VIDEO GAME ART GALLERY
Hosting and Sharing Virtual Content and the VGA Reader
Shop Online and play:
     Consume Me 
     Everything is going to be OK 
     how do you Do It 
     Lieve Oma 
     This Is Just A Normal, Run-Of-The-Mill Walking Simulator And Everything Is Fine, Don’t Worry About It 
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Support by making a donation  


VITTUM THEATER & ADVENTURE STAGE 
Hosting and Sharing Virtual Content
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Support by purchasing a ticket or making a donation 


WICKER PARK SECRET AGENT SUPPLY CO. & 826CHI
Shop Online: Pickup, shipping, and local delivery available
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YOUNG CHICAGO AUTHORS
Hosting online and virtual programming 
Saturday, November 7:
     Check the Method - 1:00pm on Zoom
     Emcee Wreckshop - 4:00pm on Zoom
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Ongoing Fundraisers


CHOPIN THEATRE
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THE COMEDY CLUBHOUSE
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CONCORD MUSIC HALL
Activity Pages

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THE DEN THEATRE
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Support staff by making a donation or the venue as a regular donor  


RAINBO CLUB
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Support by making a donation  


SUBTERRANEAN 
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Support by making a donation, ordering food, or buying a gift cardshirt, or print


 

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