The Art Institute is the exclusive North American venue for the landmark exhibition Benin-Kings and Rituals: Court Arts from Nigeria, featuring the royal arts of the Benin kingdom in south-central Nigeria.
Artists Tom Burtonwood, Holly Holmes, Frederick Holland and Michael Hernandez de Luna, contributors to the exhibition Consuming War, discuss the authority of the market, how consumerism fuels the war, and ways to fight back.
Garin Cycholl, this month's guest curator for the series, presents Juan Manuel Sanchez and Steve Davenport. Juan Manuel Sánchez was born and raised on the US side of the San Diego/Tijuana border. He holds an MA in Literature from UC San Diego and is currently in the fina
With its cutting-edge curatorial insight into the world of contemporary art, Dokumenta has emerged as arguably one of the most important art events of our day - increasing in popularity with each five-year exhibition since 1955.
On both sides ot the red/blue divide, Americans can at least all agree that they want the truth. But how is the truth defined, and who controls it? Is the law built to defend the people's right to the truth or the government's purpose and responsibility in seeking it? How do the me