The Last Frame: Wrapped, Ruined, and Tiled

By Lauren Reese
FRAME 7: Installation view, Christo – Wrap in Wrap Out, MCA Chicago, Jan 18–Mar 2, 1969. Photo © MCA Chicago.


FRAME 8A: The MCA under construction (post Caribbean Orange), 237 E. Ontario Street, c. 1978. Photo © MCA Chicago.


FRAME 9A: Groundbreaking event at 237 E. Ontario Street, c. Mar 1978. Photo © MCA Chicago.

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Frames 7, 8, and 9 of our series of happy accidents document and celebrate major changes to the MCA's building—something we are gearing up for as we count down to MCA 50.

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