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Krannert Art Museum Exhibitions Guide Archive: Appendages

This guide assembles research guides for past Krannert Art Museum shows.

Appendages

Desire, disgust, and comfort commingle in works that hover in the space between self and object. Attachments to mother figures, celebrities, and childhood textures and memories suggest physical and psychological appendages—things that seem supplementary yet are elemental.

Hans Bellmer

Bea Nettles

Melissa Pokorny

Melissa Pokorny 
Dead Objects, 2005
Image courtesy of Krannert Art Museum

Marlene Dumas

Wendy Jacob

Louise Bourgeois

Lorna Simpson

Andy Warhol

Danny Lyon

Walker Evans

Frank Gallo

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