SUITED FOR ADULTS Blair Thomas stages a three-part puppet show for grownups this week at Victory Gardens.
Don’t-miss picks for Wed 07.07.10 through Tue 07.13.10:
lit The Poetry Brothel
FREEBIES OF THE WEEK
galleries Open Studio @ HPAC
Solving Chicago’s traffic conundrum, one art project at a time: The Paris-based artist Philippe Durand is spending his summer in residence at the Hyde Park Art Center, investigating Chicago’s suburban commuter culture for future artistic endeavors. Hear his thoughts thus far when he opens his studio for a public discussion.
GO: July 8 at 5. Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S Cornell. hydeparkart.org
ALSO THIS WEEK: The boldface-name architects and designers Frank Christopher Lee, Dirk Lohan, Avram Lothan, and Eva Maddox discuss Chicago’s architectural heritage in a chat moderated by Lee Bey, July 13 at the Harold Washington Library Center.
Photograph: Saverio Truglia