The 2018 Black Creativity program, an annual tradition at the Museum of Science + Industry ( MSI ), kicks off Monday, Jan. 15, and runs through Wed., Feb. 21.
According to a press release, "This month-long celebration honors the rich contributions and achievements made by African Americans while working to inspire children to develop their creativity in science, technology, engineering and math to become the innovators of tomorrow."
Among the highlights is the "Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition," which runs the entire month; it features more than 100 works from African-American artists across the country. Others include the Innovation Studio, Career Showcase, Jr. Science Cafes and the Black Creativity Gala.
See MSIChicago.org/blackcreativity .