Corner is pleased to present Chameleon Blind, (Winter light), the most recent in Mara Baker’s ongoing series of site-specific light installations. The work is designed to be seen solely from the outside of the gallery storefront windows transforming every day at the exact time of dusk, celebrating the extra minute of light every day in the long winter months.
Mara Baker is a Chicago-based interdisciplinary artist and educator. She is a graduate of Cranbrook Academy of Art (MFA, 2007) and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (BFA, 2005). Baker’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally at venues such as The Hyde Park Art Center (Chicago), The Soap Factory (Minneapolis), Luminary Arts Center (St. Louis) and The Annex Art Center, (Toronto). Other notable projects include: a solo exhibition, Two Forward, One Back, at 65 Grand, Chicago IL, Currents New Media Festival (Santa Fe, New Mexico); and Interstice a group show at (308 at 156 Project Art Space, New York, NY) curated by Rachel Adams and Rob Green projects, LA. Baker is Assist. Professor of Foundations and Drawing at the College of Dupage in Glen Ellyn, IL.