Walk into the wide-open space of Ground Floor, the brainchild of Dawoud Bey and proper showcase of some of Chicago’s most talented recent MFA graduates, and one thing immediately becomes apparent: that is, the lack of anything—material or meaning—that is apparent on the surface.
It's now more important than ever to ensure diversity in and access to the visual arts.
- access to arts education
- professional development for artists
- bringing national attention to Chicago's artists