Discover the stories behind murals across Chicago on June 24 or August 1 with CAC docent Maurice Champagne.
Murals enliven architecture, reflect social issues and honor both ordinary people and famous figures. CAC docent Maurice Champagne covers the Progressive Era, the Works Progress Administration and Federal Art Project, commercial murals of the 1930s, community artworks of the late 20th century on Chicago’s West and South Sides, and current trends.
Learn how talented muralists use public art to enliven architecture, reflect social issues and honor both ordinary people and famous figures.
This program will be hosted on Zoom. Approximately 3 hours before the start of the program, you will receive a link directly from Zoom with details about how to access and view it.