• Upcoming Events

    • We Walk: A Celebration of Black Community

      “We Walk: A Celebration of Black Community” is a stroll-through exhibition highlighting the excellence of Black America. Organized by the Haitian American Museum of Chicago and Emerald City Coffee, the event features 19 exhibits celebrating Black contributions in the fields of visual art...

      Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Music by Black Composers

      We’re sharing music by Black composers in online performance videos! This series is made possible in part by the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, by the Illinois Arts Council Agency, and by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.

      Sunday, October 4, 2020 - Saturday, October 31, 2020
  • New: Statement of Values Regarding Chicago’s Presentation of History, Culture, and Art

    As we Chicagoans reflect on our history and how that history should be remembered and shared, we urge the City to be guided by the following values…

    Read our open letter here.

    Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable, Chicago’s first non-Native resident
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