Jack Lavender, Hannah, 2012 Dried limes, magnum tonic wines bottle, posters, resin object, plastic peanuts, ocean scent air freshner, fire sealent, beer glass, Wimpy sugar packet, novelty magnets, sand in a bottle, plastic rock, energy drink bottle, wicker object, steel; 51.2 x 31.5 x 9.5 inches. Courtesy of the artist and The approach Gallery, London. Collection of Dr. Michael I. Jacobs.
Tomorrow night at 8pm, join us for a concert in the gallery by saxophonist Marcus Weiss. He’ll be performing a composition written for him by Giorgio Netti for solo soprano saxophone titled “necessità d’interrogare il cielo” or “need to interrogate the sky.”
Nora Schultz, parrottree-building for bigger than real, 2014; The Renaissance Society, Installation View
Wednesday evening at 6pm Associate Curator and Director of Education Hamza Walker will be leading a gallery walk-through of our current exhibition, Nora Schultz’s installation. This walk-through is free and open to the public.
Dorothea Lasky reading “Who To Tell” from Thunderbird (2012). Lasky will be reading at the Renaissance Society tonight. Join us at 6pm in Cobb Hall, Room 409 (just down the hallway from the gallery). Free and open to the public. Co-sponsored by the University of Chicago Poem Present.
Nora Schultz’s parrottree-building for bigger than real is on view through February 23rd. As part of a new initiative, our Associate Curator and Director of Education Hamza Walker will be leading two gallery walk-throughs open to the public: Jan 18 (this Saturday) at noon and Jan 29 at 6pm.