Chicago ACT Collective at Governors State University

April 27, 2023

Click here to learn more about MotherWords | with support from 3Arts

The Crowded Table
PO Box Collective, Chicago, IL
May 1-June 6, 2022

Click here to view 3Arts artist profile.

The Chicago ACT Collective; Art in the Time of…
Chicago Art Department | July 9 – August 11, 2021

El Arte de Hablar con Mi Reflejo | The Art of Speaking with My Reflection Book Release

Shelter in Place Artist Mothers Work: A collection of works from the first six months of the Coronavirus pandemic. Book Release & Reading: Shelter in Place: An Afternoon with Artist Mothers | 3:30 – 4: 30 p.m. CDT

Emergency INDEX Vol. 9
Folding Clothes | MotherArt: Revisited

MotherArt: Revisited Responds to “On Tyranny” by Timothy Snyder
November 3, 2020 – Ongoing

Knots & Nodes: Mother to Mother, MotherArt: Revisited Summit
Chicago Art Department
Opening June 12th, 6-8pm (socially distant)

Mothers’ Days by Lenka Clayton | Contribution from Jessica Mueller

Four fantastic art shows to catch before they’re gone

Four fantastic art shows to catch before they’re gone
image: Emily Lindskoog, Winter Break (detail)

Typeforce 11
Co-Prosperity Sphere
February 28th, 6-11:30pm
Opening Reception

Mother Art: Revisited Summit:Knots and Nodes. Mother to Mother.
Chicago Art Department
March 19-22nd

Hyde Park Arts Center, Extended Self: Transformations and Connections 
October 12, 2019 – February 9, 2020
January 20th, 12-2pm MLK Day “Freedom Family” Celebration
December 8th 1-4pm Second Sundays

Hyde Park Arts Center, Extended Self: Transformations and Connections 
October 12, 2019 – February 9, 2020

Opening Reception October 12, 3-5pm with performance by Jessica Mueller, Alexandra and Ricardo Munguia-Mueller at 4pm.

2020 Juried National Exhibition: Collectively Shifting

January 17 – February 21, 2020
Third Fridays: January 17th, 7-10pm
Reception: Friday, February 14, 2020 5-7 PM

Maternal Journal 2
November 24th, 2019 Release Party at Red Dirt Studios, 4051 34th St, Mt Rainier MD Click here to purchase

Spread from MJ2 | Left: Camila Ussa Villamil | Right: Tsedaye Makonnen, photo by Ayana Evans

MotherArt: Revisited presents Interruptions with LonArt at Sheroes Revoluciones
November 22nd-24th
Ugly Duck, 47/49 Tanner Street, London

The Chicago ACT Collective @ Grabolandia // Instituto Graphico de Chicago
November 17th, 2019
National Museum of Mexican Art

SECAC, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
From Houston to Chicago; Rethinking Sustainable Art Practices as Mother Artists
October 19, 2019

The Chicago Act Collective @ Networks of Resistance //
Just Seeds 

October 12, 2019
6-11pm at Co Prosperity Sphere

MotherArt: Revisited; Interruptions, July 30-August 3, 2019 at Hairpin Arts Center

Artist Parent Index // A searchable database of Artists, Exhibits, and Resources exploring Reproduction and Care taking

Screen Shot 2019-01-12 at 7.45.29 PM.png

Collective Terrain  // Inaugural Issue // December 2018
Forefronting art that expresses Humanity’s complicated relationship to land

Screen Shot 2019-01-12 at 7.36.16 PM.png

MFA Thesis Exhibition at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago July 13-29
Opening July 12, 2018 6-8pm (live performance at 7:15pm)
Sullivan Galleries, 33 S. State Street, 7th floor, Chicago


Peeling off the Grey
The Chicago ACT Collective
National Museum of Mexican Art
May 11 – October 7, 2018

ACT Podcast Print.jpg

Collaborative Collisions, CC’s Art Garage, Chicago, IL 2018