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Serial Drawings: Robert Barnes, Barbara Rossi, Robert Lucy

Serial Drawings: Robert Barnes, Barbara Rossi, Robert Lucy

July 1–August 31, 2014

This collection-based exhibition considers three sets of drawings by three generations of artists associated with Chicago. Robert Barnes, Barbara Rossi, and Robert Lucy all work in a figurative mode, though each assumes a different and highly personal approach to the human form. They all have explored drawing’s expressive or... more »

Judy Ledgerwood: Chromatic Patterns for the Smart Museum

Judy Ledgerwood: Chromatic Patterns for the Smart Museum

December 26, 2013 - spring 2015

Chicago-based artist Judy Ledgerwood’s immense, site-specific wall painting for the Smart Museum is part of an ongoing series inspired by the energetic, asymmetrical rhythms of composer Morton Feldman’s Patterns in a Chromatic Field (1981).... more »

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