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A new event inspired by the legacy of the annual Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition and programs.

Friday, March 15, 2024, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. (21+)

This adult-only event celebrates Chicagoland artists across the African diaspora, including various forms of art, from performance to music to dance.

The 21+ event invites guests to explore the Museum after hours and exhibits like the Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition and The Blue Paradox, and enjoy entertaining festivities including:

  • Music from DJ Bash Beats
  • Meet artists from the Juried Art Exhibition
  • Live music from Vibe Music Live
  • Live painting from Brionna Sorret
  • Games and art activities

Cocktails and food will also be available for purchase.

Select Museum exhibits will be available during the evening. Other exhibits, including 007 Science andU-505 Submarine, will be closed during the event.

A colorful graphic with the words The Black Creativity Experience. Art. Music. Party. Friday, March 15. 6-10 p.m. Museum of Science and Industry. Sponsored by Allstate and Ardmore Roderick

About the artwork

Featured Artwork: Jerry Jordan, The Drawing Party, 2022, Oil on canvas. Courtesy Jerry J. Jordan.