Bolero (Shoe Shine Blues) and Politics of Rehearsal
September 28 – December 14, 2008
Francis Al?s: Bolero (Shoe Shine Blues) and Politics of Rehearsal, which inaugurates The Society?s 93rd season and its 29th in the Bergman Gallery, is dedicated to the memory of Edwin Bergman. Through his commitment to new and provocative art, Ed championed all The Society stands for. We remain grateful for his outstanding example, friendship, service and support.
This exhibition has been made possible with funding from Alphawood Foundation; the CityArts Program of The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, a municipal agency; Christie?s; The Danielson Foundation; the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency; The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince; The Peter Norton Family Foundation; the Provost?s Discretionary Fund at The University of Chicago; Pritzker Foundation; The Siragusa Foundation; and our membership.
AMERICAN AIRLINES is the official airline of The Renaissance Society?s 2008-2009 season.