Ian Weaver: Black Knights' Archive, Chapter One: Migration

January 24–April 26, 2015

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Ian Weaver: Black Knights' Archive, Chapter One: Migration(click on image to enlarge)

 

The Black Knights’ Archive is a fictive construction of the history of the Near West Side Chicago neighborhood known as “Black Bottom.” Embodied in film, maps, a ship and various other made objects and ephemera, Weaver not only constructs a personal and communal history, but muses on the nature of nostalgia, collective memory and power.

Preview: Friday, January 23, 2015 from 5:30-7:30pm

 

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