About This Artwork

Stephen Shore
American, born 1947

Bay Theater, Ashland, Wisconsin, 1973

Chromogenic print
30.4 x 38.3 cm (image); 40.6 x 50.8 cm (paper)
Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, upper left, in black ink: "73070913"; verso, upper right, on sticker, in black ink: "ART / INSTITUTE / OF CHICAGO"; verso, lower left, in black ink: "BAY THEATER, ASHLAND, WISC. 1973"; verso, lower right, in black ink: "STEPHEN SHORE";

Gift of Stephen Shore, 1985.354

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "When Color Was New", February 24-April 29, 2007. (Katherine Bussard)

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, “In the Vernacular,” February 6–May 31, 2010. (Greg Harris)

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "When Collecting Was New: Photographs from the Robert A. Taub Collection," December 15, 2012–May 12, 2013. (Michal Raz-Russo)

Interpretive Resources

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