University of Chicago faculty, lecturers, postdoctoral scholars and staff are invited to submit Letters of Interest for the Mellon Collaborative Fellowship for Arts Practice & Scholarship program. We review proposals on a quarterly basis. For timely consideration during the next round of proposal review, please submit a Letter of Interest by February 2, 2015.
The RICHARD AND MARY L. GRAY CENTER FOR ARTS AND INQUIRY is a new forum at the University of Chicago for experimental collaborations between artists and scholars.
Can you trust a picture? This was the preeminent question to emerge from a daylong symposium on contemporary photographic practices hosted on November 21 at the University of Chicago. Read more by Pat Elifritz here.
"The symposium brought together a bevy of scholars and artists for 'Representing Trans*,' which featured myriad scholarly research, artistic practice, a film screening and a keynote talk by Kate Bornstein, an American author, playwright, performance artist and gender theorist ..." Read more here
The Gray Center receives $1.5 million from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to continue its signature program, the Mellon Collaborative Fellowships for Arts Practice and Scholarship. Read more here.