"The Secret Birds" Book Signing with Performance by Frank Catalano
July 31 | 2-5 PM
Join DePaul Art Museum in welcoming jazz musician Frank Catalano as he performs a set in celebration of Tony Fitzpatrick’s current exhibition “The Secret Birds.” Tony Fitzpatrick will also be there signing copies of his book “The Secret Birds” from 2 – 3pm.
Free | RSVP required
Film Screening: "Hairy Who & The Chicago Imagists"
August 10 | 6 – 8:30 PM
DePaul Art Museum is excited to host a screening of the 2014 award-winning documentary film by Pentimenti Productions, “Hairy Who & the Chicago Imagists.” The film tells the history of the influential, yet under-recognized group of Chicago artists that came to be known as the Chicago Imagists. Barbara Rossi, who was a prominent member of the group and whose work can be seen in DPAM’s current exhibitions Barbara Rossi: Poor Traits and Barbara Rossi: Eye Owe You!, is featured in the film. Join Barbara and DPAM Director, Julie Rodrigues Widholm at 6 PM for a guided tour of the exhibitions before the screening begins.
Free and open to everyone. RSVP recommended.
Kids Collage Workshop
August 14 | 3 – 5 PM
Inspired by the works on view in Tony Fitzpatrick: The Secret Birds at DePaul Art Museum, The Paintbrush art studio is leading a hands-on workshop on the art of collage. Kids and their families will have a great time learning about the work of Chicago artist Tony Fitzpatrick while creating beautiful collages of their own to take home.
Ages 4 – 10 | All children must be accompanied by a participating adult. RSVP required.