Let Us Celebrate While Youth Lingers and Ideas Flow: Archives 1915–2015
The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago
November 14–December 20, 2015
An exhibition across four sites featuring historical materials and artworks by Michel Auder, Julia Fish, Gaylen Gerber, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Rodney Graham, Miyoko Ito, Helen Mirra, William Pope.L, and Yutaka Sone.
The Renaissance Society is an independent, non-collecting museum of contemporary art located on the campus of the University of Chicago. Throughout its 100-year history, “the Ren” has been known for presenting vital practices from across the world, such as the first US exhibition of Alexander Calder’s mobiles in 1934; the Chicago debuts of Bruce Nauman, Joseph Kosuth and Jenny Holzer in the 1970s and 80s; key solo exhibitions by Mike Kelley (1988), Isa Genzken (1992), Felix Gonzales-Torres (1994), Kerry James Marshall (1998), Joan Jonas (2004), Danh Vo (2012), and Nora Schultz (2014). Admission to the gallery and events is always free.