Presented as part of Art Design Chicago, this symposium addresses the historic significance of the South Side as a community, a set of institutions, and a collection of artists.
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Howard Simmons, poster for the exhibition Through Eyes of Blackness at the South Side Community Art Center, June 17-July 7, 1973
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Our art loan program for UChicago students returns this fall. Browse the collection »
During her internship at the Smart Museum, Emelia Lehmann uncovers the history of architectural fragments in the collection from Louis Sullivan's now-demolished Scoville building
Jill Sterrett has been named Deputy Director for Museum Affairs and Strategic Impact at the Smart Museum.
Mary Lou Gorno, a business executive and alumna of Chicago Booth who serves as vice-chair of the University of Chicago’s Board of Trustees, has been appointed chair of the Smart Museum of Art’s Board of Governors.