Convene at 8am in Millennium Park and take the train from Millennium Station to Manilow Sculpture Park (1 hr direct) with a lively discussion and light reading about the ecology of sculpture. Take a 2 mile walking tour of Manilow Sculpture Park set in a prairie landscape including a farm. Then a return trip to Millennium Park at 1:00 pm for a discussion and a “farm to table” picnic lunch at Running Table, Dan Peterman’s permanent outdoor Millennium Park Sculpture.
This class is appropriate for ages 18 and up, and limited to 16 people.
Train tickets and lunch are included. Please let the organizer of any dietary restrictions and allergies on the Eventbrite signnup.
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Dan Peterman is an artist combining innovative strategies of local engagement and activism, with national and international exhibitions. Peterman is represented by Galerie Klosterfelde-Berlin, and Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York. His works have been exhibited at museums including the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art, Venice Biennal, and the Smart Museum of Art. Peterman is a founder, former board president and current board member of the Experimental Station, an innovative Chicago-based incubator of small-scale enterprise and cultural projects. Peterman is also an Associate Professor in the College of Art and Art History at the University of Illinois at Chicago.