Category Archives: Self Portrait: Art & Artist

 

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With Chakaia Booker.. at Millennium Park / Photo courtesy Nathan Mason.

Exhibition: Discarded Tire Artwork by Chakaia Booker

Location: Boeing Galleries at Millennium Park

Temporary Exhibition: April 30, 2016 – April 2018

Chakaia Booker is the first African American artist to be showcased in the Boeing Gallery

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Selfie with Theo Jansen

At the exhibition: "Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen",

Location: at Chicago Cultural Center.

Date: Jan 5, 2016.

Who knew a day like this will come? Last year, I saw a video of kinetic sculptures "Strandbeest" by Theo Jansen.. as did millions of others, as there are more than four million views of his video. This...
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Above Image: Sculptor Chakaia Booker, Deputy Commissioner DCASE Tracie D. Hall and me. Where DCASE is Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, City of Chicago. Photo by Jeff Stevenson, who works at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park.

 

2014: Carts and Cocktails

 Saturday, Sep 14, 2014

 An annual benefit fundraiser at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University.

 One of the...

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