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The Art Institute of Chicago

Exhibition Detail
The Universe Next Door
111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603


June 1st, 2013 - September 2nd, 2013
 
, Abelardo MorellAbelardo Morell
© Courtesy of the artist and The Art Institute of Chicago
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Over the course of the past 25 years, Cuban-born American artist Abelardo Morell has become internationally renowned for works that employ the language of photography to explore visual surprise and wonder. This exhibition of over 100 works made from 1986 to the present is the first retrospective of Morell’s photographs in 15 years. Showing a range of works and series—including many newer color photographs never exhibited before—the exhibition reveals how this persistently creative artist has returned to a photographic vocabulary as a source of great inspiration.


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