What’s in store at 29Rooms Chicago: Photo Gallery

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Singer Demi Lovato collaborated with Refinery29 to make an airbrush tattoo room where people can get some of her famous tattoos signifying strength and resilience. Originally created for 29Rooms New York, you can check it out this weekend at 29Rooms Chicago. | Erin Brown/Sun-Times

Chicago’s West Loop is the place to be this weekend for 29Rooms Chicago, a “fun house-style celebration of creativity” featuring 29 artists’ and visionaries’ curated “rooms.” The event’s theme, “Turn It Into Art,” “celebrates the transformative power of creativity, and explores how art can alter mindsets, shift perception, and create powerful change,” according to the event’s official announcement.

For the event’s opening night, celebs Taraji P. Henson (“Empire”), Emily Ratajkowski (“Gone Girl”), singer Kelly Rowland, “Orange Is the New Black” stars Taylor Schilling, Dascha Polanco and Kate Mulgrew, Chance the Rapper and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, stopped by to check out the tony celebration.

Here’s a look at 29Rooms Chicago:

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The Women’s March collaborated with Refinery29 for its room called “Hear Our Voice,” where people can write letters to their representatives and view other women’s rights inspired artwork. Experience it this weekend at 29Rooms Chicago. | Erin Brown/Sun-Ti

The Women’s March collaborated with Refinery29 for its room called “Hear Our Voice,” where people can write letters to their representatives and view other women’s rights inspired artwork. Experience it this weekend at 29Rooms Chicago. | Erin Brown/Sun-Times


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