The current Chicago Industrial Arts & Design Center exhibition Country, Life & Economics will be on display through Saturday, September 3. If you haven't had a chance to visit yet, plan to come in this week, Monday through Thursday 9 AM to 3:30 PM and 7 to 10 PM, or on Saturday between 9 AM and 3:30 PM, and enjoy the installation views below!
Erik Newman Toronada Machine – Chicago Schwinn saddle, bicycle parts, oak, plywood, miscellaneous (2005)
Carla Bruni Cold Month Project – Salvaged Craftsman drill, lamp parts from stage lighting, form mold (2016)
Julia Paloma This is Part A or The Reappearance of Sentiment – Bronze (2016)
Brian Blankstein and Emily McCormick Twist Wrench – Fire poker handle, wrench (2016)
Jeffrey Visotsky Kangaroo Tongs – Kangaroo bone, wooden spoon, clay, bronze (2016)
Laura Miracle Alley Trellis – Found chairs, macaroni tin, mason jar, soil, pothos (2016)