market value:
examining wealth
and worth 

Curated by Steve Juras

Averill and Bernard A+D Gallery
Columbia College Chicago
February 28 – April 20, 2013

Essay by Monica Westin




This exhibition is a multi-faceted investigation of economic, commercial and aesthetic value. Featuring artists from across the country working in a variety of media, this formal and conceptual cross section unpacks the ever-changing relationship between value, wealth, and worth in contemporary culture.

Participating artists: 

Kate Bingaman-Burt, Alice Bradshaw, Angela Finney, Kyle Fletcher, Jason Frohlichstein, Mitch Hollingsworth, Mark Merritt, Derek Moore, Steve Moore, William Napperson, Ches Perry, Chad Person, Jason Polan and Willam Powhida.

Many thanks to Julianna Cuevas and the entire staff of the Averill and Bernard Leviton A+D Gallery for making this curatorial effort possible.