Ghoulish, Coolish Mom Art: Jeanne Dunning
Chicago photographer Jeanne Dunning likes to confuse us with visual trickery. Her pictures, often initially shocking, make us do a double-take. Even when we understand what we’re looking at is pretty ordinary, we’re still provoked in some way— repulsed, intrigued, or a little bit of both.
Look again at that last one, mom! Weird n’ wild, no?
Read more about Dunning’s photographic work (which you can see at the MCA, MOCP, and MOMA) and tenure as the Director of the MFA program at Northwestern University here.