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Spring 2014 Open House


Pitch black environment pierced by a small hole, which leads to bright light and a woman's smiling face

Member's Open House, 2014. Pictured with Scott Hocking's Rusty Sputnik, 2013. Courtesy of the artist.

Photo: Braxton Black © MCA Chicago
Installation view of a dark room with nine human-face masks illuminated by spotlights

Simon Starling, Project for a Masquerade (Hiroshima), 2010-11. 16 mm film transferred to digital (25 minutes, 45 seconds); and wooden masks, cast bronze masks, bowler hat, metals stands, suspended mirror, suspended screen, HD projector, media player, and speakers; Dimensions variable. Rennie Collection, Vancouver. Installation view, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, 2011. Mask maker: Yasuo Miichi, Osaka.

Photo: Anders Sune Berg


Support from MCA Members allows us to provide free programs, thought-provoking public art, and inspiring educational opportunities. Join us June 7 as we throw open our doors so you can see firsthand how member support creates an artist-activated, audience-engaged institution.