View of Žilvinas Kempinas’ “Scarecrow” (2014), Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, Queens (via socratessculpturepark.org)
This week, Marcel Duchamp lands at Gagosian, a Syrian family’s dinner table is the subject of an exhibition, art book shops are making deals, Flux Factory is celebrating its 20th anniversary, and more.
Kimono designer’s pattern book, 1860s, hand painted book (all photos by the author for Hyperallergic)
CHICAGO — The Chicago Botanic Garden, located on 385 acres in a suburb just north of the city, is one of the great treasures of Chicago. In addition to its thirty different garden types and natural habitats, it hosts a variety of exhibitions on the grounds and indoors, usually with a…