Flaxman Library Special Collections hosts a range of exhibitions and events that connect our holdings with the broader cultural dialogue at SAIC and throughout the city of Chicago. To view our current exhibitions and events schedule, as well as information about proposing an exhibition or event, click here.

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Flipping the Garden


This satellite library explores the architecture of intimate landscapes, inspired by the contemplative spatial relations of traditional Chinese…

The Short Forever


A notion: We have entered a new geological period - the Anthropocene - in which human activity is the dominating biogeochemical force on the planet.…