The Jiā 家 Project: South Side :: Family Portraits by Nancy Wong

Come have a FREE family portrait taken by Chicago photographer Nancy Wong ( This photo project is in collaboration with Gorman House Publishing and the Rebuild Foundation. The Jiā Project celebrates families on the south side by visually documenting their beauty, diversity, and emotional strength. “Jiā” means “family” in Mandarin Chinese. To schedule a photo session, please email us… Learn More

The Artisan Entrepreneur

DEADLINE TO APPLY: JUNE 3 at 6PM. How does an artist build a profitable practice while maintaining creative capacity? The Artisan Entrepreneur is a free ten-week workshop for Chicago South Side and surrounding area entrepreneurs working in the in the arts, crafts, and creative fields. In collaboration with the Urban Business School and JPMorgan Chase… Learn More

A Johnson Publishing Story: Opening

Founded in 1942 by publisher and art collector John H. Johnson, the Johnson Publishing Company (JPC) rose to prominence due to the widespread popularity of its magazines, including Ebony and Jet. Through books, periodicals, ephemera, paintings, sculptures, and custom-designed office furnishings from the JPC archives and collections held by the Rebuild Foundation, this exhibition explores the enduring role… Learn More