Windows and Mirrors: Chicago
832 W. Superior St, #204, Chicago, IL
Gallery hours: Wed — Sat, 12-6 p.m.
Public Opening: come see the exhibit on its opening night — refreshments served, cash bar. Friday, July 1 - 6-9 p.m.
Youth Film Night: Youth from AFSC's Summer Institute will show youth-made videos that feature young people working for social change, including the winners from the If I Had a Trillion Dollars youth film contest. Thursday, July 7 — 6-8 p.m.
Mural Art as a Catalyst for Social Change: Tony Heriza will show his documentary Concrete, Steel and Paint, which explores the way that mural painting provided a space for prisoners and victims of violence to come together for healing in a Philadelphia prison. Winner of the Best Short Documentary award at the Peace on Earth Film Festival. Friday, July 8 — 6-8 p.m.
Afghans Working for Peace: Peter Lems, AFSC;s Program Director for Education and Advocacy, Iraq and Afghanistan will talk about current movements in Afghan civil society that focus on on-military solutions. Monday, July 18 — 6-8 p.m.
Closing Event: Artists' Panel: Join us for a panel featuring several of teh Chicago area artists who created murals for the exhibit to hear about their process and why they felt it important to contribute to a project of this nature. Saturday, July 23 — 6-8 p.m