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Chicago

Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)

Exhibition Detail
Curator Tour: Theaster Gates: 13th Ballad
220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611


September 17th, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
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> QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Tour
WEBSITE:  
http://www.mcachicago.org/
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Michigan Ave/Downtown
EMAIL:  
kloring@mcachicago.org
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312.280.2660
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Closed Mondays Tue 10 am–8 pm ; Wed–Sun 10 am–5 pm
COST:  
Free for Illinois residents or with museum admission
> DESCRIPTION

Visitors are invited to walk through Theaster Gates’s exhibitionwith Kristin Korolowicz, MCA Marjorie Susman Curatorial Fellow, and learn about the work and the artist’s creative process. 13th Ballad is a large-scale installation for the MCA’s atrium which features a monumental double-cross sculpture and carved wooden pews, giving the space an ecclesiastical-like ambience. Curator tour groups meet by the admissions desk on the second floor. For more information please visit http://www2.mcachicago.org/event/curators-tour-theaster-gatess-13th-ballad/.


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