October 18, 2013 - September 14, 2014
The open structures created by artist Joan Backes invite various interpretations and questions about the notion of “house” and “home.”
June 6 - October 5, 2014
In conjunction with the Manhattan Public Library summer reading theme "Fizz--Boom--Read", this exhibition explores the science of multimodal sensory perception--the idea of one sense igniting another.
June 17 - October 5, 2014
Since 1975, Chicago-based photographer Dawoud Bey has developed a body of work distinguished for its commitment to portraiture as a means for understanding contemporary social circumstances. In order to engage more fully with his subjects and to help convey candor and expression, Bey has investigated a range of methods such as chance street encounters and studio portraits. This career survey of Bey’s work, including selections from past projects available to the public for the first time, was organized by The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago.