Exhibitions

Chuck Close: Portraits

Images

  • A gallery installation shows people viewing large-scale portraits of faces, four in the rear and one in the foreground.
A gallery installation shows people viewing large-scale portraits of faces, four in the rear and one in the foreground.
  1. Long We are looking inside of a white-walled gallery with shiny black floors. Installed on a rear wall are four large-scale portrait close-ups of faces, three with short hair and one with long hair. Closer to the viewer, a freestanding wall is hung with a large portrait of a fair-skinned person with short, dark hair and large brownish-red glasses. People are standing in the galleries, hands on hips, viewing the portraits, which are taller than they are.
Installation view, Chuck Close Portraits, MCA Chicago
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Installation view, Chuck Close Portraits, MCA Chicago
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Installation view, Chuck Close Portraits, MCA Chicago
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Installation view, Chuck Close Portraits, MCA Chicago
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Installation view, Chuck Close Portraits, MCA Chicago
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