Art Institute honors founder of arts center, museum

October 22, 2010 8:51:22 PM PDT
Artist Dr. Margaret Burroughs is already considered a legend by many, but Friday night, it became official.The Art Institute of Chicago honored Burroughs with its "Legends and Legacy" award.

Burroughs co-founded the South Side Community Arts Center.

She and her late husband founded the DuSable Museum of African American History.

ABC7's Leah Hope emceed the event Friday night.