Tag: modernwing

Wesley Kimler on the Art Institute's Modern Wing

Since the Art Institute’s Modern Wing opened, I have experienced a marvelous new contemporary space here in Chicago, a space that was created with an economy of means, employment of  the most modest of building materials, and a sense of purpose. With terrific site-lines and sensitivity to proportion, this is a great new building! You... Read more »

Paul Klein's artist profile on Wesley Kimler

Wesley Kimler is one of the best painters of our time.  Fluent in myriad styles as broad as abstraction to realism, he is capable of convincingly putting onto canvas any image or form he wants – and he juxtaposes many. He is the most vociferous voice against conformity in Chicago’s too tame acceptance of global... Read more »