Can Chicago become the epicenter of the art world?

Justin Kaufmann and EXPO Chicago President Tony Karman

Justin Kaufmann and EXPO Chicago President Tony Karman

EXPO Chicago President and Director Tony Karman makes a return visit to The Download to talk about his career, what keeps him in the arts and culture field, the upcoming EXPO Chicago international art festival, turning Navy Pier into a contemporary art gallery, the challenge to convince other world renowned galleries to come to Chicago, the pressure of making it a lucrative experience for dealers, changing the perception of what art is, being an ambassador for Chicago to the art world and how art in Chicago plays a role in our daily lives.

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