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Thursday, April 26 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Bernacki & Associates is one of Chicago’s premier conservation & restoration firms specializing in “saving” period furniture, objects, historic millwork and architectural elements.
Saturday, April 28 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Dave Herzog’s Marionettes presents “Dragon Days and Knight Time.” Join King Percy the Persnickety and guests as they celebrate his majesty’s Birthday.
Tuesday, May 1 7 – 9 p.m
Discover the next generation of classical music talent in this performance by some of the top student chamber ensembles at the DePaul School of Music.
Friday, May 4 6 - 8 p.m.
Explore the history of bourbon within the context of America’s longest running sporting event, The Kentucky Derby, first held in 1875.
Sunday, May 13 2 - 3:30 p.m.
Don’t just buy Mom a bouquet this Mother’s Day - make it!
Wednesday, May 16 6 – 7:30 p.m.
This lively discussion, by UC Berkeley professor Galen Cranz, will focus on the sociological development of chair design and its relationship to the body, posture, and ergonomics.
Saturday, May 19 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
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Tuesday, May 22 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Learn how Knoll’s business savvy and vision transformed a furniture design firm into an enterprise that played a major role in defining the mid-century modern design aesthetic.
Thursday, May 24 Reception at 5:30, Presentation at 6:30
More than just the capturing of space, architecture impacts us all on conscious and subconscious levels, in particular through the presence and/or absence of architectural ornament.
Tuesday, June 5 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Historian Sally Kalmbach will discuss how Gilded Age Chicago’s leading ladies played an integral leadership role in planning the World’s Fair and cultivating Chicago’s successful future.
Thursday, June 14 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Vivian Beer is one of two 21st century designers featured in The Art of Seating. This discussion will provide a window into her inspiration, skills, and creative process.