Chicago photographer John Mahtesian finds art in the humble daily routines of such people as shop girls and schoolchildren. About 20 of Mahtesian’s black-and-white photographs, taken in Russia, Ireland, Armenia, England, and Italy, as well as Chicago, are on view in “John Mahtesian: The Roving Eye” at the Evanston Art Center, 2603 Sheridan in Evanston, through October 28. Shown is The Central Market, Yerevan, Armenia. Call 847-475-5300 for more.

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