Unwrapped: A Holiday Artist Showcase

  • Kovler Atrium
    Second Floor
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
  • MCA Store
    First and Second Floors, South Side
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

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Coming downtown for the Lights Festival?
Warm up at the MCA!

Welcome the holidays in a new, indoor marketplace for the whole family.

  • Find unique gifts from local artisans and makers
  • Help decorate the gingerbread museum
  • Enjoy a seasonal soundscape from Bonzo Squad between noon and 2 pm
  • Commission a work of art on your face
  • And more!

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A House with a Date Palm Will Never Starve By Michael Rakowitz Art / Books ISBN 9781908970497

About the Cooking Demo and Book Signing

Join Michael Rakowitz and Jason Hammel

At 2:15 pm, the artist and chef cohost a cooking demonstration of a recipe Hammel contributed to Rakowitz's new cookbook A House With a Date Palm Will Never Starve. The demonstration is followed by a book signing. Join us in the Street!

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Jewelry from Cities in Dust
Scarves by Isabelle Gougenheim Designs
Ceramics by Laura Novy
Fragrances by Identity Narrative
Bonbons by Sugoi Sweets
Floral designs by Leelee’s Garden

Featuring treats and treasures from the following artists: