Taking place on Wednesday, September 19, attendees of Vernissage will get an exclusive sneak peek at the work from over 100 prestigious international galleries that will be showcased at EXPO Chicago September 20 through the 23. There will also be live entertainment, plenty of libations, and food tastings from restaurants like Tavernita, Province, and Graham Elliot. Not a bad way to get a little culture in if you ask us.
Where: Navy Pier Festival Hall, 600 East Grand Avenue (at Illinois Street), 312-595-7437.
Details: The art preview will begin with a Patron Reception featuring spirits from Hart Davis Hart Wine from 4 to 7 p.m., followed by the Opening Night Reception from 7 to 9 p.m.
Tickets: Benefactor for $600, Patron for $400 and Individual for $100. For more information visit the MCA Chicago website.
Photo: Courtesy of the MCA Chicago