"Amanda Gentry: Expanding"
Bus: 6 Jackson Park Express, 15 Jeffery Local, 28 Stony Island
Event Info: (773) 324-5520 hydeparkart.org
The Chicago-based artist focused on functional clayware before turning to non-functional pieces, such as the minimal modular relief sculptures exhibited here. Her first major solo show, "Expanding" features pillows as a metaphor for the mental and physical weight of the human experience.