The Meerkat Meetup

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Our mall is more than just a place to shop. It's a gathering place — a shared space where everyone can come together to share memorable experiences. Partnering with artist collective, Cracking Art, we’ve brought our community an awe-inspiring exhibition filled with vibrant meerkat sculptures made of regenerated plastic, sparking a community-wide conversation about caring for our environment and each other. Discover groups of meerkats standing in harmony, bringing a sense of wonder and togetherness throughout Oakbrook Center. Join us for this one-of-a-kind experience.

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About The Collective

Cracking Art, a collective of artists from Italy, France, and Belgium, creates public installations of massive sculptural animals made from brightly colored regenerable plastic. Founded in 1993, the group sees its work as an ethical necessity in the face of environmental degradation.