Events

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Feb

 Feb 12, 2021, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
 Logan Center Exhibitions

915 E. 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

The Richard and Mary L. Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry is pleased to partner with Logan Center Exhibitions to present Theaster Gates' and Romi Crawford's first curatorial collaboration: K. Kofi Moyo and FESTAC ’77: The Activation of a Black ArchiveThe exhibition resituates, and also finds a place for, a cache of images from the archive of Karega Kofi Moyo, a Chicago-based photographer active between 1968 and 1978, a pivotal time for Black liberation and cultural production. 

5

Mar

 Mar 05, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
 The Empty Bottle

https://www.emptybottle.com

Busan Biennale: Words at an Exhibition《열 장의 이야기와 다섯 편의 시》The Chicago Chapter, First Stanza features artist/musician Kim Gordon and artist Kim Heecheon in a live, public conversation with Busan Biennale 2020 artistic director Jacob Fabricius and curator Stephanie Cristello on the intersections between their sonic and image-based practices.

16

Mar

 Mar 16, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
 [livestream]

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry continues the Gray Sound series with a performance by “New Renaissance Artist” Elizabeth A. Baker.

24

Mar

 Mar 24, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
 Zoom

On Zoom. Link posted day of event

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry invites you to a FarBar program with curator and writer Omar Kholeif.

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Apr

 Apr 28, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
 Zoom

Link available on Gray Center website on day of performance

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry invites you to a FarBar program with Ho Chi Mihn City-based curator Zoe Butt.

11

May

 May 11, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
 [livestream]

Link available on Gray Center website

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry continues the Gray Sound series with a performance by Charmaine Lee.

26

May

 May 26, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
 Zoom

Link available on Gray Center website on day of performance

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry invites you to a FarBar program with Johannesburg-based curator Mpho Matsipa.

Past events

24

Feb

 Feb 24, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
 Zoom

Link available on Gray Center website on day of performance

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry invites you to a FarBar program with Manila-based curator Patrick Flores and artists Jason Dy and Mark Salvatus as they discuss their collaborative endeavor Register of Deeds: An Archive of Instincts.

9

Feb

 Feb 09, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
 [livestream]

The Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry continues the Gray Sound series with a performance by percussionist, composer and sound artist Ryan Packard.

3

Feb

 Feb 03, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
 Zoom

Link available on Gray Center website on day of performance

In collaboration with the Arts, Science, and Culture Initiative, the Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry invites you to a FarBar program with artist and filmmaker Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, physicist Sidney Nagel (UChicago), and Ph.D. candidate in neurobiology Jennifer Ding (UChicago).