On December 15th (THIS FRIDAY) Chicago-based artist Brit Barton leads a two-part choreographic workshop that uses movement to explore questions of collective migration, instability, and improvisation. This workshop takes place within artist Pope.L's current exhibition Brown People are the Wrens in the Parking Lot at Logan Center Gallery.
The RICHARD AND MARY L. GRAY CENTER FOR ARTS AND INQUIRY is a forum at the University of Chicago for experimental collaborations between artists and scholars.
Join artist Pope.L and curator Dieter Roelstraete on January 4th and a diverse group of artists, writers, scholars, activists, organizers and musicians for a five-hour marathon discussion delving deeper into the themes of immigration, migration and home platformed in the current exhibition Brown People are the Wrens in the Parking Lot at Logan Center Gallery.
Gray Center Mellon Fellow William Pope.L's exhibtion at the Logan Center reviewed in Chicago Tribune.
"Gray Lab series serves up artistic dialogue to UChicago, local communities"
We, the Wrens, invite you to our exhibition. This exhibition is the result of a DIY media campaign comprised of posters, whispers, video interviews and a library containing over 1,200 books on the subject of immigration.
The Gray Center is pleased to share the news that Dieter Roelstraete is going to be calling Chicago home as the new curator at Neubauer Collegium! Roelstraete was awarded a 2017-18 Mellon Collaborative Fellowship at the Gray Center with artist & UChicago Professor William Pope.L for their project The Whispering Campaign, which was featured at documenta 14.