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28 min 38 sec ago The Art Institute of Chicago “A beautiful display of two of americas greatest artists. Two black men with vision, talent and courage… They tell the aspects of our lives from a soul perspective.”
Thanks to Common for his thoughtful response to Invisible Man: Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison in Harlem. See the exhibition before it closes this Sunday.
2 hours 28 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Curator Judy Barter highlights the unexpectedly poignant story behind Double Portrait of the Artist in Time by American surrealist Helen Lundeberg.
Visit America after the Fall: Painting in the 1930s and explore the rich cross-section of American artists seeking to forge a new national identity in troubled times.
20 hours 39 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Today marks the annual celebration of the birth of the Hindu deity Krishna.
Happy Janmashtami to everyone celebrating today.
Image: The Infant Krishna Spirited Away by Vasudev, page from the Dispersed Bhagavatapurana manuscript, c. 1520-30. Delhi-Agra region, possibly Mathura, India. Everett and Ann McNear Collection