click images for larger viewIt was little more than two weeks ago that people were still skating at the Millennium Park ice rink . . .
photograph: Bob Johnson. . . whose clouted owners are reported to be negotiating to sell it back to the Park District.
And on the Boeing Galleries, courtesy of our indefatigable correspondent Bob Johnson, we offer you these early photographs of members of Local 63 of the Ornamental Iron workers setting up Millennium Park's new visitors for the next two summers, Interconnected: The Sculptures of Yvonne Domenge, marking the first time the works of a Mexican artist and woman have been exhibited in the park.
Yvonne Domenge's collection is the 16-foot-high Tree of Life, in flaming Calder Flamingo red, with a pair of smaller, orange seeds sitting beneath it.
Also on display will be three large spheres, the thirteen-foot-tall, yellow Tabachin Ribbon . . .