Review | “Far Out Females” Recommended by Newcity

The further we get from twentieth-century America, the more bizarre its normalized gender identities now appear to us. Barton, Thecla and Abercrombie lived in Chicago throughout that era, but defied social conventions by becoming artists and working all kinds of jobs to pay the rent. Given their unconventional lifestyles, is it any surprise that an entire wall in this exhibit is devoted to depictions of flying saucers and other extraterrestrial phenomena? … Continue reading here.