Director Vincent Uribe’s still a SAIC student, but his group shows are among the most professional and exciting in the city. Shop for artists’ books at LVL3’s MRKT. 1542 N Milwaukee Ave, third floor (312-469-0333). Sun 1–4pm.
Street art and vinyl toys dominate this laid-back gallery and shop, which recently devoted a show to vintage video games. 1800 N Milwaukee Ave (773-698-8348). Thu, Fri 5–10pm; Sat noon–7pm.
Public Works Gallery
Curated by Someoddpilot, Public Works’ design-focused shows complement the Chicago visual communications agency’s excellent lecture series of the same name. 1539 N Damen Ave, second floor. By appointment.