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Norman Kelley designs MCA Chicago comics exhibition

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Assistant Professor Thomas Kelley’s practice, Norman Kelley, designed the exhibition Chicago Comics: 1960s to Now, which opened at the MCA Chicago earlier this month. The exhibition presents the central role artists in Chicago have played in the development of comics and cartooning since the mid-twentieth century.

The design of the exhibition incorporates a matrix of walls whose portals and colors reference the ways readers encounter comics. Chicago Comics is open through October 3.