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Curator Tour: Theaster Gates: 13th Ballad

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© Courtesy of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA)
Curator Tour: Theaster Gates: 13th Ballad

220 East Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
September 17th, 2013 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Tour
WEBSITE:  
http://www.mcachicago.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Michigan Ave/Downtown
EMAIL:  
kloring@mcachicago.org
PHONE:  
312.280.2660
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue 10-8; Wed-Sun 10-5
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/.