Above Image: Chicago's Picasso at Daley Center Plaza
"Chicago's Picasso" is said to be the most consequential sculptural installation in Chicago. This post is about examining the widely accepted notion. Its significance can be evaluated by analyzing its impact on sculptures, sculptors and public policies.
But first a bit about this sculpture.
Picasso's Chicago is one of the first modern monumental sculpture to be placed outdoors in the Loop. It was unveiled in the Civic Center Plaza [now the Daley Center...