Update on COVID-19 Response
Hairpin Arts Center closures, postponements and extensions

In response to the current developments in the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, the Hairpin Arts Center has made the difficult decision to close beginning Wednesday, March 18th . We will reassess the situation and a decision will be made when we can reopen.
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Sudden Impact Sept 2020

Sudden Impact Rami Atassi September 10, 2020 at Hairpin Arts Center

September 10, 2020 7:00 PM

Tatsu Aoki brings back the Sudden Impact series with its Doorway to Autumn full streaming event, providing a platform for Chicago’s musical artists to create and collaborate, and conduct musical experiments.

Rami Atassi is a musician, improviser, and guitarist based in Chicago. His work is a combination of the technical and emotional, a balance of intellectual curiosity and visceral drive. Through guitar and electronics he finds an outlet for his endless fascination with harmony, texture, space, and feeling. Over the last decade he has recorded, played, and toured with a diverse group of musicians, including: The Caleb Willitz Band, Tatsu Aoki, Ed Wilkerson, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Mike Staron, Ryan Suzuka & Blow Wind Blow, Jeff Breakey, Rob Reid, Bassel & the Supernaturals.