Curator Tour: West by Midwest

Free With Admission
  • Kovler Atrium
    Second Floor
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

Featured images

Judithe Hernández and Charles White at the Otis Art Institute, ca. 1969-1971
Courtesy of the Charles White Archives


Charlotte Ickes, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow, leads an in-depth tour of West by Midwest on the museum’s fourth floor. Unpacking the history of contemporary art, the exhibition explores the fascinating kinship among artists from the 1960s through 2010s, revealing connections of proximity and practice.

Live interpretation events are organized by Rosie May, Associate Director of Interpretation and Visitor Research and Meagan Burger, Manager of Interpretation.