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ART Woman Made exhibits works from 'The Danish Girl'
2016-03-16

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Woman Made Gallery, 685 N. Milwaukee Ave., has opened an exhibit of 15 restored pieces by Lili Elbe ( born Einar Magnus Andreas Wegener, which is the name used to sign these paintings ) called "One in Herself & Entirely Myself: A Solo Exhibition by Lili Elbe," with an opening reception held March 11.

Elbe's life has been dramatically portrayed in the movie The Danish Girl; Redmayne plays Elbe, receiving an Oscar nomination in the process. ( Alicia Vikander won an Oscar for playing Elbe's wife, painter Gerda Wegener. )

The exhibit will run through Thursday, April 28.

Feature coverage at the link: www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/ART-Woman-Made-hosts-rare-exhibit-from-brush-of-The-Danish-Girl/54442.html .


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