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Oct 21, 2017 - Jan 28, 2018

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Eight duotoned images of Jackie Kennedy Onassis appear in a row. Seven are rendered in gold and black; the second to last image is black and white.
Andy Warhol, Jackie Frieze, 1964. © 2017 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
A sculpture that resembles a rabbit-shaped mylar balloon stands on a pedestal. A museum gallery is visible in the sculpture's reflective surface.
Jeff Koons, Rabbit, 1986. © Jeff Koons. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Three duotoned images of Jackie Kennedy Onassis appear in a row. Two are rendered in gold and black; the middle image is black and white.
Andy Warhol, Jackie Frieze (detail), 1964. © 2017 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
A book is open to a bookmarked page that features a close-up photograph of a woman's face.
Anne Collier. Untitled (Light Years, Douglas Kirkland), 2009. Courtesy of the artist; Anton Kern Gallery, New York; Galerie Neu, Berlin; The Modern Institute/ Toby Webster Ltd., Glasgow; Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles / © Anne Collier. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Gillian Wearing, Still from Confess all on video. Don’t worry, you will be in disguise. Intrigued? Call Gillian, 1994. © 1994 Gillian Wearing. Courtesy of the artist and Regen Projects, Los Angeles. Photo © MCA Chicago
Gillian Wearing, Still from Confess all on video. Don’t worry, you will be in disguise. Intrigued? Call Gillian, 1994. © 1994 Gillian Wearing. Courtesy of the artist and Regen Projects, Los Angeles. Photo © MCA Chicago
Dara Birnbaum, PM Magazine, 1982. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Dara Birnbaum, PM Magazine, 1982. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
The phrase “destroyed by desire” is depicted over a brightly colored swirl that gradually changes from green to yellow to orange to pink. The words are reflective and made up of fragmented pieces that resemble tape.
Eddie Peake, Destroyed By Desire, 2014. © 2014 Eddie Peake. Photo © Eddie Peake (Mark Blower)
Andreas Gursky, Chicago Board of Trade II, 1999. © 1999 Andreas Gursky. Courtesy of Matthew Marks Gallery, New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
A shirtless person gently holds a fish against their body next to a river.
Jonathas de Andrade, The Fish, 2016
Akram Zaatari, Tomorrow everything will be alright, 2010. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Bracken or Moss, 2012. © Lynette Yiadom-Boakye. Courtesy of the artist, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, and Corvi-Mora, London. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Siobhán Hapaska, Robot, 2001. © 2001 Siobhán Hapaska
Marisol (Marisol Escobar), Six Women, 1965–66. Art © Estate of Marisol Escobar/Licensed by VAGA, New York
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Rafael Ferrer, Portrait of Charles Darwin as a Fuegian Ceremonial Mask, 1972. Art © Rafael Ferrer/Licensed by VAGA, New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Marisol (Marisol Escobar), Six Women, 1965–66. Art © Estate of Marisol Escobar/Licensed by VAGA, New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Three pairs of shoes sit below three raised black boxes that support six wooden heads. The closest is hollowed out, others have light-skinned faces emerging from the wood, but the third has a long pointed beak-like form.
Marisol (Marisol Escobar), Six Women, 1965–66. Art © Estate of Marisol Escobar/Licensed by VAGA, New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Francis Bacon, Study for Portrait, 1949. © The Estate of Francis Bacon. All rights reserved/DACS, London/ARS, New York 2017. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Untitled, 1946. © 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
René Magritte, Les merveilles de la nature (The Wonders of Nature), 1953. © 2017 C. Herscovici/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Bruce Nauman, Henry Moore Bound to Fail, 1967. © 2017 Bruce Nauman / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Donald Judd, Untitled, 1970. © 2017 Judd Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Joe Ziolkowski, © MCA Chicago
Alfredo Jaar, Guess Who Is Coming To Dinner, 1988. © 1988 Alfredo Jaar. Courtesy Galerie LeLong, New York. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Amalia Pica, Eavesdropping (long clear line), 2012. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Amalia Pica, Eavesdropping (long clear line), 2012. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Amalia Pica, Eavesdropping (long clear line), 2012. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Franz West, Blue, 2006. © Archiv Franz West, Vienna. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Rashid Johnson, Glass Jaw, 2011. © 2011 Rashid Johnson. Photo: Martin Parsekian
Don Baum, L.B.J., 1968. © 1968 Don Baum. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Xaviera Simmons, On Sculpture #2, 2011. © 2011 Xavier Simmons, courtesy David Castillo Gallery. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Four pentagons with geometric patterns made out of mirror shards hang on a wall.
Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian, Group 4 [Convertible Series], 2010. © 2010 Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Kori Newkirk, Gainer, 2006. © 2006 Kori Newkirk. Photo: Michael David Rose, © MCA Chicago
Kori Newkirk, Gainer, 2006. © 2006 Kori Newkirk. Photo: Michael David Rose, © MCA Chicago
Huang Yong Ping, Pentagon, 2007. © 2007 Huang Yong Ping Photo: David Regen and Courtesy Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels
Huang Yong Ping, Pentagon (detail), 2007. © 2007 Huang Yong Ping Photo: David Regen and Courtesy Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels
Huang Yong Ping, Pentagon (detail), 2007. © 2007 Huang Yong Ping Photo: David Regen and Courtesy Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels
A gigantic cat skeleton stands with its back arched and tail pointed straight up in the air.
Maurizio Cattelan, Felix, 2001. © 2001 Maurizio Cattelan Photo © MCA Chicago