Watermelon, 2006, a porcelain sculpture by Ai Weiwei. Part of the artist’s solo exhibit at Lisson Gallery, in Milan. Opens Thursday. (Image courtesy of Lisson Gallery.)
- Chicago: The Architecture & Design Film Festival, at the Music Box Theatre. Five days of films will start screening this Thursday.
- Detroit: In Conversation with Hernan Bas, at the Detroit Institute of Arts. This evening; reception at 6pm, talk at 7pm.
- NYC: Bad Girls of 2012, a group show, at Interstate Projects. Opens Saturday at 6pm, in Bushwick.
- NYC: Gigi Chen & H. Veng Smith, The Birds and the Bees, at Mighty Tanaka. Opens Friday at 6pm, in Dumbo.
- Plus: All my latest New York picks on at Gallerina…