March 3, 2022 6:00pm — 7:30pm

Chicago Collections Kicks Off 10th Anniversary Celebration with Digital Exhibit and Program







In celebration of its 10 year anniversary Chicago Collections is proud to host events spotlighting Chicago's diverse communities. 

Listen to the Webinar HERE

Thursday, March 3, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

This program will be held virtually via Zoom


Launch of Digital Exhibit

See the reveal of CCC's latest digital exhibit, introduced by its curator, Caroline Giannakopoulos, Project Archivist, Loyola University Chicago, Women and Leadership Archives. The exhibit is drawn from the collections of CCC member institutions and focuses on Chicago's unique neighborhoods and communities. 
View the digital exhibit HERE

The City and Its Memory: A Conversation

Join moderator Bernard Reilly, former Center for Research Libraries President,  as he facilitates a conversation with Chicago Collections members on the important role "memory institutions" (libraries, museums, archives) play in urban communities like Chicago, and the new cultural and digital realities that are reshaping that role today.  

Panelists include:

Jeremy Bucher, Collection and Archives Manager, National Hellenic Museum

Sara Chapman, Executive Director, Media Burn Independent Video Archive

Jorge Felix, Studio Arts, Exhibitions and Archive Program Director, Puerto Rican Arts Alliance