Free exhibit Design Museum of Chicago. Keep Moving: Designing Chicago’s Bicycle Culture. A fun exhibit about bikes. It took about and hour and a half to read through it. There’s also a Hottix location here.
When: October 27, 2018 – March 3, 2019. M–F 10a–7:00p; Sat-Sun 10a–5:00p. The gallery will be open until 5 pm on December 31 and closed on January 1, 2019.
Where: Expo 72 at 72 E. Randolph
Keep Moving explores how bicycle design in Chicago contributed to the early popularity of bicycles in America, their survival through the 20th century, and their resurgence today.
Learn about how Chicago once lead the bicycle manufacturing industry in the US and how within the first few years of the 20th Century the bicycle industry collapsed as consumer focus shifted to cars, planes, and surviving the Great Depression.