by Emelia Lehmann, Inventory, & Research Intern; History AB 2018
last edited on Mon. November 5 2018
During her internship at the Smart Museum, Emelia Lehmann "digs" into the history of the Classical collection at the University of Chicago.
last edited on Mon. October 29 2018
Listen to a selection of interviews about The Alley, a regular Sunday gathering, jazz happening, and cultural space on the South Side of Chicago.
by Emelia Lehmann, Registration, Inventory, & Research Intern; History AB 2018
last edited on Thu. August 23 2018
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
last edited on Mon. August 20 2018
On July 25–26, 2018 the Smart Museum collaborated with Lurie Children’s Hospital on a special “Perception Party” family day at the hospital. We recently connected with Scott Zagalak to learn more about how Lurie uses partnerships to create summer camp experiences for patients and their families.
by Anna Carroll, Smart Museum Student Advisory Committee
last edited on Mon. June 4 2018
Student Advisory Committee member Anna Carroll reflects on a visit to artist Kevin Pang’s studio. Pang won the 2018 Art to Live With DoVA MFA Acquisition Award.
by Kathia Rodriguez, Smart Museum education intern and UChicago class of 2019
last edited on Fri. January 26 2018
Kathia Rodriguez reflects on a night of art and conversation with first-generation college students
by Zachary Cahill
last edited on Wed. October 25 2017
Artist and curator Zachary Cahill reflects on revolution and Cauleen Smith's If Thoughts Could Heal
by Emmanuel Pratt, 2017–2018 Interpreter in Residence
last edited on Fri. September 15 2017
Emmanuel Pratt writes that The Radical [Re]constructions dinner series is a direct response seeks to cultivate meaningful connections across diverse constituencies and communities to counter the deafening cycle of rhetoric about our city’s ‘chronic urban problems’
by Jayna Zweiman, Artist
last edited on Wed. August 23 2017
Artist Jayna Zweiman asks, "what type of community do we wish to craft?"