In the thirty-two years that I have lived in Chicago, I have never missed an international art fair in this great city. With that in mind, I am proud to write that never before has the annual exposition benefited from such a long, and unprecedented, list of major exhibitions and events that were planed to open and run concurrently with its dates. Chicago's leading museums, cultural institutions, galleries, artists, and arts organizations are making a bold declaration to the international art world that Chicago is the place to be this September for the third edition of EXPO CHICAGO, the International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art, (September 18-21, 2014 at Navy Pier).
Collaboration is hallmark of our city, and the full list of alignments is a testament to that - beginning with the David Bowie Is exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the only U.S. venue for the highly anticipated show. Also on view at the museum is London-based artist Yinka Shoniba...
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