Mindfulness: The Essentials

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

An introduction to the science behind mindfulness followed by a guided meditation.Lecture and Guided MeditationThursday, August 25th, 6-8PM1524 N. Lakeshore DriveLight refreshments will be servedNeuroscience confirms that mindfulness is beneficial for the mind and body. It relieves anxiety and stress, protects the aging brain, enhances attention and memory, and increases immune response. Many who practice …

$7.00

Phil Gayter Artist Talk: Unmasked: The Stories Behind the Masks

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Phil Gayter discusses the stories and inspiration for his mask portraits.1524 N. Lakeshore Drive.2-3PMDescription: A presentation detailing the ideas, the models and the inspirations behind the Maskeraid exhibition.Bio: Phil Gayter graduated with a BA in Communications from Manchester Metropolitan University where he specialized in illustration and painting as well as advertising. He came to the …

Free

Jeanette Andrews: The Unseen Manor

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

The International Museum of Surgical Science presents magician and artist Jeanette Andrews for this literally magical performance.Performance from 6:30-7:30PMDoors open at 6:15PM and the Museum will close at 8:45PM.Jeanette Andrews' magic and illusions inspired by the life of the historic mansion’s original owner, Eleanor Robinson Countiss Whiting (and her death within the museum’s hallowed halls …

$30.00 - $50.00

Opening Reception: Today and Possibly Tomorrow by Ryan Woodring

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Join us for the opening reception of artist Ryan Woodring's newest solo exhibition at the IMSS: "Today and Possibly Tomorrow."Ryan Woodring. Documentation: Today and Possibly Tomorrow. 2022. 3D Printed Candy. Join us for the opening reception of the newest contemporary art exhibition at the IMSS, 'Today and Possibly Tomorrow' by Ryan Woodring. This exhibition will …

Free

Kintsugi: Healing through Japanese Art Opening Reception

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Join us for the opening of Kintsugi: Healing through Japanese Art, featuring artwork by Mami Takahashi.Kintsugi: Healing through Japanese ArtSolo Exhibition by Artist Mami TakahashiPresented by the Japanese Arts FoundationHosted at the International Museum of Surgical ScienceSeptember 30, 2022 - March 12, 2023 Preview & Opening Reception: Thursday, September 29, 2022, 6:00 pm - 8:00 …

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Sketch with Sed

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Come sketch with Sed at the International Museum of Surgical Science!1524 N. Lakeshore Drive5PM -7PMDoors open at 4:45 and the Museum will close at 7:30PM.Light refreshments will be servedBasic materials …

Pain: Lessons For Our Future: Fireside Chat with Judith A. Paice

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Fireside Chat '' Pain: Lessons For Our Future''3:30PM - 5PM Wine & Cheese Reception5PM - 6:30PM Fireside Chat '' Pain: Lessons For Our Future''6:30PM - 7PM Questions& AnswersJudith A. Paice, …

$20.00