Tour: Fresh Take with Rebecca Valeriano-Flores

  • Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

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Rebecca Valeriano-Flores
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Each month we invite a witty, opinionated, creative public figure to lead a tour of their favorite artworks on view in our galleries—highlighted by their personality and unique perspective.

This month, musician and philosopher Rebecca Valeriano-Flores leads visitors through the museum.

Fresh Take Tours are organized by Tour Coordinator Lacey Whittaker.

This tour is recommended for visitors ages 16 and above.

About the Tour Guides


Rebecca Valeriano-Flores is a musician and philosopher living in Chicago. She sings and plays guitar in post-punk band Negative Scanner, who have released two full-length albums on Trouble in Mind Records. Though rooted in Chicago’s DIY punk scene, Negative Scanner has toured throughout the US and Europe, playing with the likes of Sleaford Mods, Sheer Mag, and Protomartyr. She is also currently working on her PhD dissertation in philosophy at Loyola University Chicago, where her research is on existentialism and phenomenology.