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Shaping the Modern: American Decorative Arts at the Art Institute of Chicago, 1917–65
AAM Honorable Mention
Vol. 27, no. 2
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Table of Contents:
Acknowledgments Judith A. Barter, Jennifer M. Downs Designing for Democracy: Modernism and Its Utopias Judith A. Barter "The New, Modern Feeling": A Catalogue of the Collection Jennifer M. Downs A Selected List of Decorative-Arts Exhibitions Held at the Art Institute of Chicago, 1917–65 Notes
1 hour 29 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago THURSDAY at 6:00—Join us for a tour of works in our collection presented in American Sign Language with voice interpretation.
22 hours 18 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago NOW OPEN—Humanism + Dynamite = The Soviet Photomontages of Aleksandr Zhitomirsky
The first exhibition in the post-Soviet world devoted to leading political artist Aleksandr Zhitomirsky offers a captivating portrayal of a satirist and loyal citizen who inventively furthered his country’s official causes across a tumultuous half-century.
1 day 10 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago CLOSING SOON—Icelandic artist/musician Ragnar Kjartansson’s intensely durational works often manifest a rare synthesis of pathos and humor.
A Lot of Sorrow is both a music video and extended concert film, in which The National performs its ballad “Sorrow” on repeat for six hours. See the song take on new layers of meaning as the hours pass and fatigue sets in.
Closing October 16—http://bit.ly/2du3GXh