Radio Chipstone:
It’s a Material World

Once you seriously consider the objects you use to fill your emotional and functional needs, you will never see those things the same way ever again. From delightfully intriguing to dangerously obsessive, objects affect our daily lives. They creep into our subconscious. They say volumes about who we are or wish to be, without uttering a single word.

Gianofer Fields

The Empty Chair

October 22, 2016

Thomas Hicks' 1865 painting Kitchen Interior is displayed in the Constance and Dudley Godfrey American Art Wing of the Milwaukee Art Museum. Sarah Anne Carter, Chipstone Curator and Director of Research, discusses its connection to the Civil War.