— from the blog of Fred Klonsky Please note: this is NOT my original blog, but reblogged
— from the blog of Fred Klonsky
It is not something we often see on Michigan Avenue. Hanging over the entrance of the Art Institute of Chicago is a giant banner with a monumental image of Gideon, a Black portrait drawn in black and white, with glowing black skin, wide nose and wide lips. It’s style is classical realism. The banner announces the […]
via A Charles White retrospective on the centenary of his birth in Chicago. — Fred Klonsky
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I will have to go! Thank you for posting about this.
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