<p>Jarvis Boyland is a junior at the University of Memphis. He is a studio art major with a concentration in painting and a minor in art history. Jarvis admires the work of Edgar Degas, David Hockney, Delacroix, Vermeer, Rembrandt, and contemporary artist Kehinde Wiley. He is interested in contemporary genre painting and heavily inspired by working-class and social justice issues. Jarvis has been active on his campus and received the 2014 Donald K. Carson Leadership Scholarship. Jarvis is a proud born-and-raised Memphian; he loves fried foods and desserts.</p>
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<h3><a href="/sites/default/files/Flyer_Member_Travel_Hawaii.pdf" target="_blank"> The Art and Artists of Hawaii</a></h3>
<h4>February 28–March 4, 2016</h4>
<p>Join the Art Institute on an artistic exploration of the island of Oahu. Highlights include private tours of the Honolulu Museum of Art and its contemporary collections at Spalding House; Shangri La, Doris Duke’s former home, featuring her stunning collection of Islamic art; and Iolani Palace, the official residence of Hawaii’s monarchy, displaying the royal family’s art, antiques, and furniture. Visits to artists’ studios, galleries, and private collections complete this art-filled program.</p>
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2 days 14 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago Congratulations to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on their grand opening this weekend. The building, designed by architect David Adjaye, is a truly historic addition to the National Mall in Washington D.C. #APeoplesJourney #MakingHistory
2 days 17 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago Time machines, superheroes, wild creatures, and more… JourneyMaker makes every visit to the museum an adventure.
Try this new digital interactive for families in the museum’s Ryan Learning Center, located in the Modern Wing, or print out a tour at home.
3 days 15 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago Today marks the autumn equinox and the official end of summer. Celebrate the changing of the seasons with the latest in ARTicle’s Sound and Vision series, matching songs from around the world with our encyclopedic collection.