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One Year On, Is Theaster Gates Reimagining the Modern Museum at the Stony Island Arts Bank?

by Lindsey Anderson
I first visited the Stony Island Arts Bank about six months ago, on an unseasonably warm Saturday afternoon in April. As I approached the building, I was struck first by the sunlight slanting through its massive stone columns, second by how much it stood out from its surroundings. It looked as if the Field Museum had a child—a rebellious teenager—who snuck away from Chicago’s Museum Campus in the middle of the night to start a new life on a sleepy South Side street. And, in a sense, that’s kind... [more]
Posted by Lindsey Anderson on 9/22/16
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