Morgan McCarty


MCA revisits its beginnings

The Museum of Contemporary Arts celebrates its origins with new retrospective exhibit.


May 25, 2012

At MCA's First Friday, hob nob with the young and fashionable

First Fridays offer museum goers an after dark perspective.


January 10, 2012

In a Saturnian World is a frantic exploration of the limits of Van Kerckhoven’s work, purposefully repetitive and overwhelming.


September 30, 2011

A ribbon runs through Barth’s exploration of photography

Art Institute exhibit shows light's ability to trick the eye


May 24, 2011

O'Brien explores subconscious effect on creation

O'Brien's 100 piece exhibit at the Renaissance Society utilizes ceramic, metal, wood, and even glitter.


May 20, 2011

National Identity creates abtract art out of paella

The Construction of a National Identity, depicts the paella recipe through a carefully thought-out, abstracted assemblage of mixed media and ready-made objects.


February 1, 2011

Zamudio examines Chicago through the lens of nostalgia

Chicago photographer captures the fading essence of a bustling post-war culture’s descent into gentrification.


January 11, 2011

Chicago Cultural Center unearths untrained genius

The photographs of Vivian Maier, an untrained and unknown photographer, rival those of famed masters.


January 11, 2011

HPAC gets warm and fuzzy with nostalgic Ground Floor

Ground Floor is a wonderful exhibition of artists from various Master of Fine Arts programs around Chicago.


October 12, 2010

Renaissance Society becomes a room divided with Rebecca Warren

Interactive and engaging, Warren’s abstracted pieces are an argument concerning the definitions and limitations of sculpture.


October 5, 2010