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MoCP Collection Image of the Week: Happy 4th of July! (Don't forget - we're closed through Sunday for the holiday). Vik Muniz, "American Flag, from the 'America: Now and Here' portfolio,"2009.
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American Flag, from the "America: Now and Here" portfolio. Accession Number: 2010:54.8; Artist: Muniz, Vik; Date: 2009; Medium: Digital chromogenic development print; Dimensions: image: 12 1/8 in x 22 in; paper: 20 in x 24 in; Credit Line: Museum purchase ...
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Also closing soon - What Remains artist Lieko Shiga is one of 17 artists included in the MFA Boston's "In the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond to 3/11" exhibition: http://bit.ly/1dyBj8c
The Great East Japan Earthquake struck on March 11, 2011, and an enormous wave of water swept through towns in the Tōhoku (Northeast) region, destr
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Here's a roundup of new photography shows to hit up during your summer roadtrip: http://bit.ly/1IyPrXG
Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition | The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles | June 20 - Sept. 13, 2015
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Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue is now accepting applications for the 2015 Chicago Artadia Awards. Visual artists who have lived and worked throughout Cook County, IL for two years or more are eligible; award recipients will receive between $5,000 and $20,000. The 2015 Chicago Awardees will be announced and exhibited at EXPO Chicago and applications are due 7.31 - learn more here: http://bit.ly/1LnDqYn
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Miss any of our recent lectures? You can always view video of past public programs via vimeo: http://bit.ly/1KSWLSY
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Please note - MoCP will be closed 7.3 - 7.5 in honor of Independence Day.
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Save the date for the North Korean Perspectives opening reception on July 23. Exhibiting artists Alice Wielinga and Hyounsang Yoo along with guest curator Marc Prüst will speak briefly about the exhibition at 5:30pm: http://bit.ly/1JKcJOv
North Korean Perspectives Opening Reception. Exhibiting artists Alice Wielinga and Hyounsang Yoo and guest curator Marc Prüst will speak briefly about the exhibition at 5:30pm. Photo credit: Ari Hatsuzawa, Outdoor pool in Pyongyang, construction finished in 2012, 2012. Upcoming Events Jul 01 ...
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Please note - MoCP will be closed in honor of the 4th of July holiday 7.3-7.5.
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MoCP Collection Image of the Week: Melissa Ann Pinney, "Beauty Salon Birthday Party, Evanston," 1991: http://bit.ly/1Ie7IxT
Beauty Salon Birthday Party, Evanston. Accession Number: 2004:196; Artist: Pinney, Melissa Ann; Date: 1991, printed 2003; Medium: Chromogenic development print; Dimensions: image: 15 3/8 in x 23 3/4 in; paper: 20 in x 24 in; Credit Line: Gift of Jeanne L. and Richard S. Press ...
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Congratulations to What Remains exhibiting artist Lieko Shiga, one of 19 artists chosen for MoMA's New Photography exhibition "Oceans of Images": http://bit.ly/1Ie6gvt
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MoCP Collection Image of the Week in honor of Father's Day: Angela Kelly, "Tammy and her Father John at Grandma Harris's, from Changing Chicago,"1987: http://bit.ly/1BdO7fO
Tammy and her Father John at Grandma Harris's, from Changing Chicago. Accession Number: 1995:197; Artist: Kelly, Angela; Date: 1987; Medium: Gelatin silver print; Dimensions: paper: 15 7/8 in x 19 7/8 in; Credit Line: Gift of Jack A. Jaffe, Focus/Infinity Fund ...
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Congratulations Chicago Blackhawks! Jean Moss, "Jeremy Roenick, Chicago Blackhawks," 1991: http://bit.ly/1dIQSL2
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Founded by Columbia College Chicago in 1976, the museum collaborates with artists, photographers, communities, and institutions locally, nationally, and internationally. As the leading photography museum in the Midwest, presenting projects and exhibitions and acquiring works that embrace a wide range of contemporary aesthetics and technologies, the museum offers students, educators, research specialists, and general audiences an intimate and comprehensive visual study center.