Aug 4th 2016

Over the past 6 months Alberto Aguilar has drawn us (and now you) to the Art Institute of Chicago Museum Education Department to inquire, to imagine, to repeat, to share, to touch, converse and create. To repeat. Aguilar created [a] room for intimacy in the museum, and in this final presentation, has invited others to do the same.

Join us:

This room is a work made up of people
July 1- August 31, 2016
Opening reception: Thursday, August 4, 2016 4-7pm

Classroom 5/Museum Education/Modern Wing
159 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603

For the finale of a yearlong residency at the Art Institute of Chicago Alberto Aguilar has invited fellow artists to intervene within his Modern Wing studio space. The resulting exhibition is an interactive art experience located in the Museum Education area. Exhibition participants are also part of a video series created by Aguilar wherein Chicago-based artists guide him to a formative work on display in AIC’s museum collection (Watch Formative Work videos here:

Artist include:
Josh Rios
Alex Braley Cohen
Nazafarin Lotfi
Robert Burnier
Alberto Aguilar
Peter Fagundo
Edra Soto
Jorge Lucero
Dana Bassett
Chiara Galimberti
Hui-min Tsen

With an exhibiton essay by Dana Bassett
Image caption: Josh Rios. Podium Intervention: Chicana, Chicanx, Xicanx. 2016, Art Institute Podium and Vinyl Lettering.

Official Website

More events on this date

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,