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    Artist and Hairy Who member Karl Wirsum in 1967

    Hairy Who artist Suellen Rocca with her painting “Curly Head” (1967), unidentified materials and unspecified dimensions (photo by Bob Kotalik, Chicago Sun-Times, courtesy Pentimenti Productions)

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    A page from “The Portable Hairy Who” (1966), a printed publication in comic-book form, 11 x 7 in (courtesy Pentimenti Productions)

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    Karl Wirsum

    "Smoke" by Chicago artist Karl Wirsum.

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    Karl Wirsum

    Installation view of ‘Now! Hairy Who Makes You Smell Good,’ the Hairy Who’s 1968 exhibition at Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago (photo by Jim Nutt, courtesy Pentimenti Productions)

    Hairy Who artist Art Green with his painting “Disclosing Enclosure” (1969), oil on canvas, 93 x 62.5 in (photo by Chicago Daily News, courtesy Pentimenti Productions)


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    Grape Dance, Karl Wirsum.

    Artist Roger Brown at his home in Chicago with objects from his collection (date unknown) (photo by Sandra Jorgensen, courtesy Pentimenti Productions)

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    Hairy Who & The Chicago Imagists

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    ed paschke (one of the original Chicago artists in the Hairy Who exhibit)

    Detailed installation view, “Ray Yoshida’s Museum of Extraordinary Values” at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, 2013 (John Michael Kohler...