Edgar Miller Legacy and Terra Foundation present a five-part discussion series exposing the history and art of Chicago’s “Renaissance Man” Edgar Miller. Each talk will feature a panel of experts from across Chicago’s varied industries in art, design, architecture, and history, to bring to life the story of Chicago’s not-so-forgotten genius of art, design, architecture, and philosophy of everyday creativity. Please join us for one or all parts of this exciting, in-depth series. Refreshments will be provided. Free and open to the public!
Discussion 1: Edgar Miller, The Designer
A Pioneer of Art in Modern Design
Location: Chicago Design Museum, 108 N. State St., 3rd floor (Block 37)
Date: Thursday, January 26th, 5:30pm
Discussion 2: Edgar Miller, The Architect
The Radical and Transformative Architecture of Edgar Miller
Location: AIA Chicago, 35 E. Upper Wacker Dr. #250
Date: Thursday, February 9th, 5:30pm
Discussion 3: Edgar Miller, The Artist
The Fine and Folk Art of Edgar Miller
Location: Arts Club of Chicago, 201 E. Ontario St.
Date: Saturday, February 25th, 3:00pm
Discussion 4: Edgar Miller’s Times
The Interwar Cultural Context of Edgar Miller’s Artistry
Location: DePaul Art Museum, 935 W. Fullerton Ave.
Date: Thursday, March 9th, 6:00pm
Discussion 5: Edgar Miller, The Man
An Intimate Look at the Life of Chicago’s Most Prolific Artist
Location: Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St.
Date: Thursday, March 23rd, 5:30pm