In the Absence of Light: Gesture, Humor and Resistance in the Black Aesthetic

Group Exhibitions at Stony Island Arts Bank, Chicago
19 September 2019 - 29 December 2019
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Includes works by Glenn Ligon, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Henry Taylor and El Anatsui

In partnership with EXPO CHICAGO, Art in America, and Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection’s substantial contemporary African diaspora collection, Rebuild Foundation brings us an exhibition that seeks to bring together artistic practices that reveal a strong sense of interiority and much more. The exhibition is organized by Theaster Gates.

In The Absence of Light: Gesture, Humor and Resistance in The Black Aesthetic, 2019, Photo courtesy, Rebuild Foundation
Location
Stony Island Arts Bank, Chicago
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Exhibited Artworks