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The hand-tooled poetry of artist Martin Puryear

The hand-tooled poetry of artist Martin Puryear

February 7, 2016 / Art, Daily Sizzle, People

I don’t often dig back into the archives, but when I first heard the news of the Art Institute of Chicago’s new exhibit, “Martin Puryear: Multiple Dimensions,” which will be on view in the museum’s Modern Wing through May 3, I recalled writing about my thrilling first encounter with the artist’s work more than three decades ago.