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Friday, September 18

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This is your last chance to see "Kerry James Marshall: One True Thing, Meditations on Black Aesthetics" at the Museum of Contemporary Art. The exhibition closes January 18. Though he is known primarily for his large-scale paintings depicting African-American subjects based on the genre of narrative history painting, this show from Chicago-based artist Kerry James Marshall also includes sculpture, drawing, photography, and video.

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