Tianyuan Deng

CONTRIBUTIONS

MFA exhibitions spotlight talent

Logan's ongoing MFA exhibitions create community around UChicago arts.

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April 23, 2013

At Franke Institute, writer David Shields on the defensive

Responding to student questions at a talk on campus Monday, Shields said, “I have already answered the question, and I would not reinscribe that.”

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April 19, 2013

In seeking a city, AIC’s latest misses connection

The Art Institute of Chicago's latest exhibit, They Seek A City, misses the opportunity to situate universal themes of otherness in the present, and instead focuses on "turbulent and often tragic pasts."

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April 12, 2013

At Logan, directorial screening keeps the true Bird out

Director Xan Aranda spoke at the Logan Center about her documentary, Andrew Bird: Fever Year, which follows the titular musician over the course of a year.

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February 26, 2013

At Logan, Schutter's frame subsumes its subject

A new exhibit's main attraction is four gray canvases which serve to emphasize the nature of representation and the act of looking.

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February 19, 2013

Penn offers the AIC plenty to chew on (and spit out)

Irving Penn gets gum all over his couture camera in new exhibit.

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January 25, 2013

Quaytman critiques a campus institution from within

The Renaissance Society celebrates and studies its history in self-referential show.

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January 15, 2013