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.

SIDEBAR: Malu Halasa

Join us for an evening of food, drinks and conversation featuring a presentation by Malu Halasa (Jordanian Filipina American writer and editor based in London) followed by a Q&A with Dr. Omar Kholeif (Manilow Senior Curator and Director of Global Initiatives, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago).

Sankofa City Summer School

What will the South Side of Chicago look like in 2021? We spent nine days in August with an incredible team of organizers and participants exploring that question, and creating a unique set of visions for some of our South Side neighborhoods. Click for more information on the Kick-Off, Workshop, and Final Presentations. Check back for documentation videos and photos soon!

Summit Press Coverage

The summit, What is an Artistic Practice of Human Rights?, recieved extensive press coverage. Click this post for a list of publications and links.

Pope.L at Documenta 14

Artist and UChicago faculty Pope.L participating in Documenta 14, with support from the Gray Center.