What is an Artistic Practice of Human Rights?

What is an Artistic Practice of Human Rights? is a multi-day summit taking place April 29 and May 1, 2017 hosted by the University of Chicago and composed of a group of distinguished international artists who will propose, examine, and challenge the ways in which creative cultural resistance can broaden our collective understanding of human rights. 

Past events

19

May

 May 19, 2017, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
 Weinberg/Newton Gallery

300 W Superior Street Suite 203
Chicago, IL 60654

Mark Philip Bradley (Bernadotte E. Schmitt Professor of History and the College, Faculty Director of the Pozen Family Center for Human Rights), one of the core organizers of What is an Artistic Practice of Human Rights?, will be in conversation with Chicago artist Amber Ginsburg (University of Chicago, Department of Visual Arts) to discuss the role of artistic expression in the development of global human rights.

2

May

 May 02, 2017, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
 Logan Center for the Arts Performance Hall

915 E. 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Day two of the two-day summit, What is an Artistic Practice of Human Rights?, features a public forum comprising two artist panels moderated by members of the summit's organizational team.

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Apr

 Apr 29, 2017, 3:30 PM – 11:00 PM
 Logan Center for the Arts

915 E. 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Day one of the multi-day summit, What is an Artistic Practice of Human Rights?, features an imersive day of artist presentations to include performances, screenings, conversations, and lectures.