Elliot J. Reichert is a Chicago-based curator, critic, and editor.


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Art 50 2018: Chicago's Artists' Artists

Richard Hunt/Photo: Nathan Keay

Richard Hunt/Photo: Nathan Keay

Fortunately, as our art historical legacies prove, Chicago has always been a place for artists to thrive amongst communal support, undertaking creative experimentation with a collective drive whether or not institutions are paying or paying attention. If the histories of Chicago’s artistic movements can teach us anything, it is that Chicago is a home for artists who take risks and make their own ways. This year’s Art 50—our pick of Chicago’s artists’ artists—is dedicated to them all, past, present, and future.

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