Tag Archives: Public School

Local Music Mixtape Sessions

We’ve invited local artists and musicians to share their favorite local music with the PUBLIC SCHOOL exhibition. We’ll be broadcasting live in Gallery One and recording the show to rebroadcast on our school radio.

Self Education Forum

Join Jim Duignan for an informal conversation on self education from 6:00-7:00pm. Self-education are ways of learning akin to the methods we used during our youth—observation, building to think, disciplining ourselves, and imagining outside the confines of school. The evenings will include a charrette from 7:00-8:00pm to write, draw, record, gather, and develop ideas and […]

Why is Graffiti

As part of our ongoing PUBLIC SCHOOL exhibition, this coming Saturday June 17 we celebrate some of the finest minds and hands in aerosol writing from Chicago and NYC from 12-5 with talks and workshops. Zebediah Arrington is organizing a wonderful day of solidarity. We hope you can join us!

Self Education Forum

Join Jim Duignan for an informal conversation on self education from 6:00-7:00pm. Self-education are ways of learning akin to the methods we used during our youth—observation, building to think, disciplining ourselves, and imagining outside the confines of school. The evenings will include a charrette from 7:00-8:00pm to write, draw, record, gather, and develop ideas and […]

Read/Write Library Workshop: What We Found

In this 45 minute workshop/show and tell, participants who have previously participated in Workshop #1 or who have checked out a Q & A card to research can share their findings with one another and anyone who wants to attend as an audience member. This may take the form of storytelling, a live interview with […]

Local Music Mixtape Sessions

We’ve invited local artists and musicians to share their favorite local music with the PUBLIC SCHOOL exhibition. We’ll be broadcasting live in Gallery One and recording the show to rebroadcast on our school radio.

Self Education Forum

Join Jim Duignan for an informal conversation on self education from 6:00-7:00pm. Self-education are ways of learning akin to the methods we used during our youth—observation, building to think, disciplining ourselves, and imagining outside the confines of school. The evenings will include a charrette from 7:00-8:00pm to write, draw, record, gather, and develop ideas and […]

Drop-In Hip Hop Arts Workshop

Graff, music production, slam poetry, and footworking taught by Kuumba Lynx Performance Ensemble. This event is held in conjunction with PUBLIC SCHOOL.

Mobilize Creative Collaborative Workshop

The Mobilize Creative Collaborative is a collective led by four artists who utilize bicycle-based maker spaces to provide free workshops for youth and adults in public spaces. The Mobilize Creative Collaborative will deliver art workshops to engage the public in conversations and creative collaboration.

Read/Write Library: Why We Ask & Who We Ask

In this 45 minute workshop, participants will discuss the role of libraries and other institutional keepers of knowledge and explore simple approaches to transferring that authority to their own communities by challenging and adding to the record. We will generate questions about Chicago, neighborhoods, schools, or whatever line of local inquiry participants choose, and work […]