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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Female Gaze, Death & Queerness Screening

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

From the tragic suicide of famed “spit-fire” Lupe Velez the Mexican-born stage and screen actress, comedian, singer and dancer best known for her work in vaudeville and Hollywood come inspiration and reverie by Mexican video performance artist Ximena Cuevas and Chicana video artist Rita Gonzalez. In this screening and discussion we will also investigate duel reflections on death and spirituality from Chicana video artist Osa Hidalgo-de la Riva.