Events

Film screenings happen every Wednesday at 8pm

Outdoor Film screenings are at dusk (sundown) out on the Comfort Station lawn.

Music performances happen every Thursday at 7pm

Art openings happen the first Saturday of every month, and are displayed for the entirety of the month

All other events happen intermittently

 

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Vernacular Photography: The Art in Your Closet A Talk by Nakki Goranin

  • Comfort Station 2579 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)

What is Vernacular Photography? Why now? What is the future
for this new art movement? Join Artist/Author/Collector Nakki Goranin for an illustrated lecture on vernacular photography.
Nakki is the author of the book, AMERICAN PHOTOBOOTH. Miss Goranin is
both a photographer and a photohistorian, holding a Master's Degree in Fine Arts
Photography and Anthropology from Indiana University. She was a 2015 Finalist for
a Smithsonian Fellowship for writing. Her photographs have been in numerous museum and gallery shows in both the US and Europe, and have been featured in 2 Hollywood movies.
Her photos were included in a travelling show , American Masterpieces, from the NEA and she received an NEA grant. Nakki is finishing a history /art book exploring the world of tintypes.