To support research and development for the first retrospective exhibition of the Chicago artist and designer Edgar Miller, recognized for his ability to work in a range of media. The project examines the development of Chicago’s bohemian culture and other aspects of the city’s cultural history through the lens of Miller’s art and career. The grant supports the hiring of a Terra Foundation Research Fellow who serves as guest curator and regional research travel. The project is expected to lead to an exhibition as part of the Terra Foundation initiative Art Design Chicago.
DePaul Art Museum