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Nina Katchadourian, from the series "Special Collections Revisited," 1996/2008.
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Nina Katchadourian’s Poetry Slam

Stacking library books to create unexpected conversations Read More

The facade of the Art Institute of Chicago in the expansion designed by Renzo Piano. According to museum director James Cuno, it is not intended to compete with Frank Gehry’s band shell across the street. COURTESY ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
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The New Serenity

Architects who design museums have been retreating from explosive innovation to favor classicism, tranquillity, and a more restrained Modernism. Read More