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Strandbeests land at Chicago Cultural Center

Dutch artist Theo Jansen is bringing his iconic PVC-tube creatures to the Windy City this week.

Stardbeests come to Chicago.
Stardbeests come to Chicago. Image by FaceMePLS / CC BY 2.0

Named Strandbeests by the artist, which means ‘beach animal’ in Dutch, this exhibit allows you to see the design process and evolution that has taken place in the creation of the beests over the last 25 years. The exhibit opens on Friday and runs until 1 May.

Read and see more at: chicagoist.com