"David Leggett: Drawings" | Shane Campbell Gallery | Galleries | Chicago Reader

"David Leggett: Drawings" Recommended Agenda Closing (Theater and Galleries)

When: Tuesdays-Saturdays. Continues through July 15 2017

A circumcised penis with breasts and wings perches on a pencil above the words "2017 the year you decided to become a political artist." Made to resemble an eagle, with skin the color of raw chicken, this strange, amusing creation figures in the square-foot drawing titled Reporting Live From the Trenches, by the artist David Leggett. The piece sums up Leggett's output and attitude: keenly aware of the world and quick with a punch line. And his work is finally finding a wider audience—people hungry for a smart, fresh take on our trying times. Continue reading >>

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