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.

Orlando Bagwell, Black Cinema House

Documentary filmmaker Orlando Bagwell presents Black Death and Life on Film: From Emmett Till to Mike Brown as part of the The Reproduction of Race and Racial Ideologies Workshop, Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture.  At Black Cinema House, Thursday June 4, 4:30-6p (shuttle available at 4:15p).  More info here.

D.N. Rodowick & Victor Burgin / OVERLAY

Overlay, a Mellon Collaborative Fellowship for Arts Practice & Scholarship, launches in Spring 2015 with a team-taught course, Architectural History and Critical Media Practice, and a series of events with D.N. Rodowick, Victor Burgin and invited guests. 

AFTERWORD in development

The Mellon Collaborative Fellowship project Afterword is a new intermedia opera composed by MacArthur Fellow GEORGE LEWIS and produced in collaboration with film and theater artist CATHERINE SULLIVAN and interdisciplinary artist SEAN GRIFFIN, in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.