Charles Gaines. Librettos: Manuel de Falla/Stokely Carmichael, Set 13 (detail), 2015 from All The World's Futures, curated by Okwui Enwezor, 56th Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy, 2015. Image courtesy of the artist. Photograph by Alberto Sinigaglia.
4 hours 59 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Join us for a series of classic films from the 1930s that reflect the social and cultural themes found in our current exhibition America after the Fall: Painting in the 1930s.
7 hours 56 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago “My talent is such that no undertaking, however vast in size... has ever surpassed my courage.” -Peter Paul Rubens
Happy birthday to the Baroque painter Peter Paul Rubens. His talent wasn’t limited to being one of the most celebrated Flemish painters, however; his undertakings also included being a humanist scholar and diplomat, knighted by both Philip IV of Spain and Charles I of England.
See six courageous works by Rubens on view in Gallery 208.