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Gordon Parks

Among the greatest accomplishments in Gordon Parks’s multifaceted career are his pointed, empathetic photographs of ordinary life in the Jim Crow South. The African-American photographer—who was also…

Michael Robinson

In her essay “The Spam of the Earth,” Hito Steyerl describes the sheer bewilderment that alien intelligences will face when they attempt to parse our interstellar transmissions. Michael Robinson’s mes…

Best of Chicago, 2015

Jessica Stockholder is a Chicago-based artist and chair of the art department at the University of Chicago. She recently spoke with A.i.A. about the best institutional exhibitions in the Windy City…

Angel Otero

Since completing his graduate studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2009, Angel Otero has devoted himself to revitalizing painting with a highly concept- and process-driven approach…

Rebecca Shore

Geometric abstraction boasts a rich history that dates back to the early 20th century and such artists as Kazimir Malevich and Piet Mondrian. Despite scores of countervailing movements and upheavals i…

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