Curator Tour: Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera

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

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This black-and-white photo depicts a set of fourteen stairs that lead to a bare wall. The stairs create a stark, ninety-degree shadow against the wall and floor.
Laurie Simmons, Staircase, 1977
Photo: courtesy the artist and Salon 94, © Laurie Simmons


Join Manilow Senior Curator Naomi Beckwith for an in-depth tour of Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera, an exhibition spanning four decades of the artist’s practice that poses questions about gender roles, private lives, and public personas.

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