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Conversation: Kerry James Marshall

  • The Art Institute of Chicago 111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603 (map)

Rubloff Auditorium
$5 students
$10 members
$15 nonmembers

Explore the life and work of artist Charles White and his profound influence on contemporary artists during this conversation with White's student and friend Kerry James Marshall, the artist's son Ian White, and exhibition co-organizer and Field-McCormick Chair and Curator of American Art Sarah Kelly Oehler.


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Images Left to Right:

1. Charles White. Our Land, 1951. Private collection. © The Charles White Archives Inc.

2. Charles White, printed and published by Edward Hamilton. Love Letter III, 1977. Margaret Fisher Fund. © The Charles White Archives Inc.