Students will design and create a journal to record their writing, ideas, and sketches using found materials bound with waxed twine. Drawing inspiration from the… READ MORE »
October 12, 2013
Free with gallery admission
One artist, three scholars and wide range of perceptions.
October 11, 2013
Free and open to the public.
Come hear a reading from the latest book about the enigmatic Henry Darger.
April 13, 2013
Free with gallery admission.
$3 for Students / Teachers
Learn about the differing perceptions of Darger’s inner world.
April 12, 2013
$10 / $8 Intuit Member
Help us celebrate Henry Darger’s Birthday!
December 1, 2012
Free with admission.
A look into Henry Darger’s fascination with weather.
High School, African American Studies
Students will embellish and re-purpose vintage polyester suits as a commentary on the role of the individual in society and a reflection upon how these… READ MORE »
Henry Darger was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Rosa Fullman and Henry Joseph Darger, Sr. At four years old, his mother died while giving birth… READ MORE »
Middle School, Art
Heroic identity is shaped through conflict, and the setting/societal class reveals characterization. Using Henry Darger, Lee Godie, and Elijah Pierce’s art as inspiration, students will… READ MORE »