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The pandemic, gender, and me

How a year inside changed my outward expression

From the Archive

  • Alone in a Crowd/at the Art Institute of Chicago, through July 14/Since The Harlem Renaissance: Sixty Years of African American Art/at the Art Institute of Chicago, through August 25
  • The idea took root when he was a boy. The details--that it would stand over 33 feet high, weigh 8,400 pounds, take 15 years to finish, and cost him half a million dollars--came later.

Agenda Teaser

Galleries & Museums
Bisa Butler: Portraits Art Institute of Chicago
November 16
Performing Arts
April 08

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