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Wheel of Life Curatorial Tour & Artist Talk

Join guest curator, Scott Wolinak, for an in-person tour of the Wheel of Life exhibition followed by a discussion with exhibition artists, Leslie Baum and Georgina Valverde, on their artistic practice, and translating and creating work to be used as a moving image for a zoetrope. Wolniak will discuss curating the exhibition, and working with […]

Whispers of Words: A Poetry Event

Join us in kicking off National Poetry Month and celebrating Malika Jackson’s exhibition, Whispers of a World Without Words, which features artworks paired with poetry from Langston Hughes, Sonia Sanchez and more! Local poets, Nikki Patin, Raych Jackson, Leslé Honore and Frankiem Mitchell, will bring the featured poetry to life and perform work of their […]

The Catalyst and Preservation of Cultural Institutions

Representatives from Chicago-based, culture-specific arts institutions discuss how such institutions are uniquely positioned to take on the role of culture keepers and enable communities of color to find power in their collective identities. Leading the roundtable conversation are Debra Yepa-Pappan, artist and Native Community Engagement Coordinator for the Native American Exhibition Hall at the Field […]