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Carved, Cast, Crumpled: Sculpture All Ways

Carved, Cast, Crumpled: Sculpture All Ways

September 27–December 21, 2014

What makes an object a sculpture? The immersive exhibition Carved, Cast, Crumpled investigates the essential qualities of three-dimensional art across historical and cultural contexts, questioning what it means to be in the presence of an object. ... more »

GalleryX

GalleryX

September 27, 2014–June 14, 2015

GalleryX is a flexible, open space at the center of the Museum that will serve as a hub for creative discussions and experiences of all sorts during the Smart's 40th anniversary exhibitions Carved, Cast, Crumpled (September 27–December 21, 2014) and Objects and Voices (February 12–June 14, 2015). It will... 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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