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John McQueen: The Language of Containment

March 20, 1992 – July 26, 1992

Museum: Renwick Gallery

Location: 1st Floor

Featured in this artist's first solo exhibition are 43 baskets made of unconventional natural materials, with written text often woven into their forms, becoming literally containers of language.