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Spring Opening

Celebrate the Smart Museum of Art’s spring exhibitions!

Experience our vastly opened gallery space, micro-talks led by UChicago graduate students that offer expanded perspectives on works on view, and the atmospheric prints of Félix Buhot. Plus, get a first look at the abstract paintings and poetry-drawings of the Thai artist Tang Chang.

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Nick Cave, Soundsuit, 2011, Twigs, wire, upholstery, basket, and metal armature. Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, Purchase, The Paul and Miriam Kirkley Fund for Acquisitions, 2011.44.

Tang Chang, Untitled, c. 1963, Oil on canvas. Courtesy of Thip Sae-tang.

Félix Buhot, A Landing in England, 1879, Etching, drypoint, aquatint, and stipple engraving, state 4 of 5, proof impression (1 of 20). Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, Purchase, The Paul and Miriam Kirkley Fund for Acquisitions, 2010.115. • Jeppe Hein, Why are you here and not somewhere else, 2004, Neon. The Booth School of Business Art Collection, Gift of Dean Valentine and Amy Adelson.