The School of the Art Institute of Chicago announces the forth-coming publication of the new scholarly anthology The Object of Labor: Critical Perspectives on Art, Cloth, and Cultural Production. This anthology will inlcude 20 essays including Ingrid Bachmann, Carol Becker, Lou Cabeen, Alison Ferris, Mary Jane Jacob, Janis Jefferies, Neil McInnis, Margo Mensing, Kevin Murray, Sadie Plant and Maureen Sherlock. It will also feature 15 artists' projects including Park Chambers, Lisa Clark, Lia Cook, Barbara Layne, Lara Lepionka, Merrill Mason, Darrel Morris, Christine Tarkowski, and Anne Wilson.

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Supported by the William Bronson and Grayce Slovet Mitchell Lectureship in Fiber and Material Studies.