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Cédric Van Parys, Sentinels: Iron Portals of Chicagoland

Cédric Van Parys, "Sentinels: Iron Portals of Chicagoland," 2024

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Graham Foundation

4 W Burton Pl, Chicago, IL 60610

Gallery and Bookshop Hours: Wednesday–Saturday: 12:00 PM–5:00 PM

As the Douglas A. Garofalo Fellow for 2023–24, Cédric Van Parys has investigated and transformed the meaning of billboard infrastructures as representative monuments of American culture by juxtaposing and reconciling word, image, and object. This talk elaborates on his creative process, from initial research to conceptual and material appropriation. This presentation follows the opening of the exhibition Sentinels at University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) School of Architecture on April 5, 2024.

Related Exhibition: Sentinels, April 5–May 3, 2024
UIC School of Architecture
845 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607
Exhibition opening: April 5, 6 p.m.
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