Mayor Emanuel Drops Plan To Sell Mural Worth Millions"It just seemed like a way of exploiting the work of artists in the city for short-term gain in a really shortsighted kind of way."
Kerry James Marshall Painting Fetches $21.1 Million In Auction"Past Times" by Kerry James Marshall sold for even more than expected, selling for a record $18,500,000.
Kerry James Marshall Painting "Past Time" Expected To Sell For MillionsA replica of Kerry James Marshall’s painting “Past Time” is on display in the South building at McCormick Place. The retail painting was purchased in 1997 for $25,000 but will soon be up for auction, expecting to sell for millions.
City Unveils Mural Honoring 20 Iconic Chicago WomenThe large-scale mural, designed by artist and MacArthur Fellow Kerry James Marshall, can be seen on the Chicago Cultural Center building.
Renowned Chicago Artist Shows The 'Magic' Of Everyday African-American LifeCBS 2’s Vince Gerasole got to meet Kerry James Marshall as the Museum of Contemporary Art mounts an exhibit of his work.
Best Art Exhibits Coming To Chicago In 2016For 2016, look for art expressions that reflect cultural struggles and trends. They range from colorful prints to technological influences on sculptures and paintings.