Manierre Dawson: A Journey to Abstraction Art Exhibition
Name: Manierre Dawson: A Journey to Abstraction Art Exhibition
Date: January 14, 2017 - March 10, 2017
The Illinois State Museum proudly presents "Manierre Dawson: A Journey to Abstraction." This exhibition features 16 original oil paintings by this artistic pioneer from the Illinois State Museum's Fine Art Collection. Manierre Dawson, a little known artist from Chicago, took his own journey to non-objective painting and may even have arrived there shortly before more famous artists such as Kandinsky, Picasso, and Mondrian. Exhibition runs through March 10, 2017. Museum Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9:00 am to 4:30pm, Sunday, Noon to 4:30 pm. For more information contact Robert Sill, 217-524-5744.