About the Program
Virgil Abloh hosts and coconceives a unique version of the museum’s signature late-night takeover event, Prime Time.
MUSIC PERFORMANCES, designed with Vic Lloyd and Virgil Abloh
Vic Lloyd with special guests
Modify yourself and your stuff in an homage to Virgil Abloh’s “three percent design philosophy” of remixing existing elements to create something new and extraordinary.
- Modify your merch with screenprint logos and designs in “Workshop,” a lab designed and facilitated by the Teen Creative Agency. Blank t-shirts and totes provided.
- Modify your money with a Harriet Tubman stamp makeover for your $20 bill.
Modify your body with custom airbrush tattoos.
- Dice Game by Jacklynn Kelsey offers 5’ illuminated cubes for visitors to stack and sort in the museum’s sculpture garden
- Move Together by Brendan Fernandes prompts participants to create movements alongside professional dancers
Celebrate the ways Chicago’s creative community comes together with DJ Vic Lloyd headlining and producing a live experience in the museum’s main atrium featuring DJ Pharris, HXLT, and cameo performances by Chicago-based artists. Attendees are invited to participate in artist-led, hands-on immersive projects and have special late-night access to the exhibition Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” with its accompanying pop-up store "Church & State." Cocktails and food are available for purchase throughout this exclusive evening.
This event is 18+.