Chicago Humanities Festival: Riva Lehrer: A Self-Portrait in Formaldehyde
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For her entire life, Chicago artist Riva Lehrer has been confronted with descriptions of her body as stunted, twisted, or deformed. With a combination of honesty, whimsy, and acceptance of the unknown, Lehrer explores the variant body, the divide between inner and outer life, and the mystery of survival.