The Chicago Imagists: Before and After
June 17 - October 19
Hyndman Gallery, Brinka/Cross Gallery, Susan Block Gallery
Explore the 1960s/70s Chicago Imagists movement that celebrated the lowbrow, colorful nature of everyday urban life with individuality and irreverence. This exhibition features the Chicago Imagists, artists who inspired them and those they influenced; included are Roger Brown, Tony Fitzpatrick, Lee Godie, Jeff Koons, Paul Nudd, Ed Paschke, Suellen Rocca, Karl Wirsum, Joseph Yoakum, Ray Yoshida and more.
Roger Brown, American, 1941-1997 (Teddyscape, 1993, Oil on canvas, 48 x 48 inches). © The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Brown family.
This project is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts. To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit www.arts.gov.
This exhibition is generously sponsored by NIPSCO and Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa.