Curator Tour: Groundings

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

Featured images

John Cage, A Dip in the Lake: Ten Quicksteps, Sixty-two Waltzes, and Fifty-six Marches for Chicago and Vicinity, 1978. Felt-tip pen on map; 53 ½ × 41 ½ in. (135.9 × 105.4 cm). Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, restricted gift of MCA Collectors Group, Men’s Council, and Women’s Board; and National Endowment for the Arts Purchase Grant, 1982.19
© MCA Chicago, © 1993 John Cage Trust


Join Assistant Curator Grace Deveney and Associate Curator of Performance Tara Aisha Willis for an in-depth tour of Groundings on the museum’s fourth floor. The exhibition considers the reciprocal influence between bodies in motion and the invisible forces that govern movement, such as gravity, time, and electricity.