Monthly Archives: January 2013

Art for the People: William Walker’s “Wall of Love” at the South Side Community Art Center

In the spring of 1971, the “Wall of Love” was installed on the exterior of the third story of the South Side Community Art Center. The panels were painted by William Walker, the father of the Chicago mural movement, at … Continue reading

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Howard Mallory, 1930-2012

Adorned with pieces of cut glass, car decals, and raffia, the three wide-eyed faces of Howard Mallory’s Untitled stare intently out from a heavy wooden frame. The sculpture was purchased at one of the Center’s annual art auctions and was later accessioned … Continue reading

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