In partnership with the Institut Français—and in conjunction with Expo Chicago and the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial—the PALAIS DE TOKYO presents SINGING STONES, their first Hors les murs exhibition in the United States.
Curated by Katell Jaffrès of Palais de Tokyo, SINGING STONES takes place in The Roundhouse, a 17,000 sq. ft space designed by Burnham & Root at the DuSable Museum of African American History. A dialog between original productions and pre-existing works, the exhibition brings together several emerging artists from Chicago and France: Wilfrid Almendra, Daniel G. Baird, Floating Museum, Dorian Gaudin, Lola Gonzàlez, Bouchra Khalili, Guillaume Leblon, Florian Pugnaire & David Raffini, Cauleen Smith, Thomas Teurlai, Raphaël Zarka. and guest designer Andrew Schachman.
SINGING STONES—PALAIS DE TOKYO, through October 29.
THE ROUNDHOUSE—DU SABLE MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY, 740 East 56th Place, Hyde Park, Chicago.
Singing Stones installation view at The Roundhouse at The DuSable Museum of African American History, Chicago. Image credit: Palais de Tokyo.