Category Archives: Temporary Exhibition

 

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The Story Chair

Location: Chicago CulturaL Center

What is it? This is the centerpiece of the custom designed furniture of Conrad Sulzer Regional Library, from which stories are read at library programs.

The example displayed here is a prototype created by Hammond, Beeby and Babka – the architectural firm responsible for the Sulzer design. Its design and handpainting was created by the project’s supervising...

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Eugene Eda’s Doors for Malcolm X College

Location: Sidney R. Yates Gallery at Chicago Cultural Center.

Temporary Exhibition: January 21-June 25, 2017.

Admission Fee: Free

This exhibition presents all 32 doors painted by Eugene Eda for the stairwells of the original, now demolished Malcolm X College. Painted in 1971,  the monumental doors are a landmark of the...

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Urban Buddha - by Tashi Norbu Urban Buddha: Be the Flower, Not the Bee.

Location: Grand Park Skate Park at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Roosevelt Road, Chicago.

Reclaimed/ Repurposed Painted Lumber / 10' x 12' x 14'

Courtesy of the Grant Park Conservancy/ Advisory Council; the Artist; North Branch Management, Chicago; ReUse Depot, Maywood.

Collaboration among the...

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New Public Art in Chicago in Year 2016.

We decorate our homes with photos of people important in our lives, tokens from places we visit and some art we love. Similarly, we decorate our communities with artwork. Some are permanent installations but mostly with temporary installations which adds freshness and diversity to our already impressive collection. In 2016, we...

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