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Fall Art Exhibition - Ellen Lanyon's Gift to the Elmhurst College Art Collection

Presented by Elmhurst College at Elmhurst College - Barbara A. Kieft Accelerator ArtSpace, Elmhurst IL

Nov 04 - 18 2017
Fall Art Exhibition - Ellen Lanyon's Gift to the Elmhurst College Art Collection

In 2014, Elmhurst College received an extremely generous gift of eight important
paintings from the estate of New York and Chicago-based painter Ellen Lanyon (1926-2013). Often identified with the Chicago Imagists, Lanyon’s Surrealist “dreamscapes” combine plants, animals and everyday objects into compositions that reflect her own private mythology. This exhibit is a onetime opportunity to view the entire body of work Lanyon bequeathed to the College. Due to limited space, after this

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Saturday, November 4–November 18
Public Reception Saturday, November 4, 2:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Panel discussion at 2:30 p.m.

Barbara A. Kieft Accelerator ArtSpace

Contact: 630-617-6110

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Elmhurst College - Barbara A. Kieft Accelerator ArtSpace

200 Block of West Park Street, Elmhurst, IL 60126

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