Daata Films

Streaming from April 8 – 12

Daata and EXPO CHICAGO collaborated on curating a series of environmentally-oriented short films by young contemporary artists from Daata’s platform. The works will be screened together on Sunday, April 11th as a presented program, in addition to live throughout EXPO CHGO ONLINE (April 8-12, 2021) on the dedicated pages below.

EXPO CHGO ONLINE

EXPO CHGO ONLINE | April 8 – 12, 2021 is a curated digital exposition of contemporary and modern art complemented by five days of virtual programming, presented in collaboration with Hook. EXPO CHGO ONLINE features over 80 international galleries including Art Dealers Association of America (ADAA) members, EXPOSURE galleries, and Special Exhibition participants.

EXPO CHGO ONLINE opens to the public on April 9 via hook.art/expo and features unique opportunities to navigate the site through Curated Selections from Wassan Al-KhudhairiMarcella BeccariaHumberto MoroRenaud Proch, and Eric Shiner, an Environmental Thematic which invites participating galleries to present an artwork that contributes to a broad rethinking of the environment, and our special Dealer’s Choice section provides an opportunity for each of the participating exhibitors to select one artwork from another gallery’s presentation that they find interesting.

EXPO CHGO ONLINE will also offer five days of dynamic discussions, film screenings, exhibition tours, and performances reflecting Chicago’s interdisciplinary arts scene. Programs taking place during EXPO CHGO ONLINE will be free and open to the public via the EXPO CHICAGO microsite. A portion of the programming, including our Environmental Thematic, evolves from the environmentally focused Alternate Assembly: Environmental Impact in the Era of Pandemic symposium launched January 21 – 23, 2021.