Wang Dong Ling is a Chinese Asian Modern & Contemporary artist who was born in 1945. Their work was featured in numerous exhibitions at key galleries and museums, including The Art Institute of Chicago and the Asia Society and Museum, New York . Chicago—From January 27-May 28, 2018, the Art Institute of Chicago will present a collection of manuscript illuminations spanning four hundred years of the Middle Ages and early Renaissance from countries across Western Europe. These exquisite illuminations, although often tiny in scale, present a fascinating microcosm of medieval Europe ... Bross, 19yrs at the time, and a machinist at a WWII defense plant, wore men’s clothes and sported a man’s hair cut – that was more than enough for the Chicago police. Chicago outlawed cross-dressing as early as 1851. For the bulk of the city’s history cross-dressing was a type of indecent exposure. Nov 22, 2018 · The Art Institute of Chicago: Incredible collection - See 23,856 traveler reviews, 10,304 candid photos, and great deals for Chicago, IL, at TripAdvisor. A Visitor's Experience: The Art Institute of Chicago. An article by Sean A. Flynt. George F. Harding, Jr. (1868-1939) was a prominent Chicago businessman and political figure with a passion for collecting fine art and artifacts. Caravans of Gold has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor, as well as by Northwestern University's Buffett Institute for Global Studies. An anonymous donor made possible the exhibition’s travel to the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.