September 15 – December 15, 2013
Suicide Narcissus, which inaugurates the Society's 98th season and its 34th 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, and support.
This exhibition and related programming have been made possible through generous support from the Arts|Science Initiative, The Franke Institute for the Humanities, RBC Wealth Management, Nicholson Center for British Studies, The Center for Latin American Studies, the Cliff Dwellers Arts Foundation and Poem Present.
Ongoing support for programs at The Renaissance Society is provided by Alphawood Foundation; the CityArts Program of The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, a municipal agency; Christie's; The Golden Pearl Foundation; John R. Halligan Charitable Fund; the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency; Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts; Robert Lehman Foundation; The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince; Chauncey and Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation; Nuveen Investments; the Provost?s Discretionary Fund at The University of Chicago; Pritzker Foundation; The Siragusa Foundation; and our membership.
KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP/Linda Warren and Jeffrey C. Hammes is the lead corporate sponsor of the 2012-13 Exhibition Season