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Art Basel Miami Beach 2018: ICA Miami and Max Mara Celebrate Renowned Feminist Artist Judy Chicago

Since artist Judy Chicago is best known for her groundbreaking installation “The Dinner Party,” it’s no surprise that Monday night’s party to celebrate her work was — what else? — a dinner party, held upstairs at Soho Beach House in Miami in its large outdoor eighth floor space.
The event was cohosted by Max Mara and ICA Miami, where a comprehensive show of Chicago’s groundbreaking feminist artwork opens this week. To mark the occasion, Chicago created a limited-edition T-shirt for Max Mara that was unveiled at the event and will be sold in several of the brand’s boutiques. Attendees included artwork cognoscenti such as Jeffrey Deitch, Casey Fremont, Nina Johnson and Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn.
Although the T-shirt’s striking image is based on a detail from “The Dinner Party,” Chicago said it took three weeks to perfect a graphic that was right for the partnership. “I didn’t know that much about Max Mara’s color palette,” she confessed. “I actually did 10 drawings to use this image but melded it with something that was more suitable for Max Mara’s brand.”
The end result does indeed look quite Max Mara-y, adorned with bold yet sophisticated artwork. The brand, a sponsor of the ICA Miami show, was

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