Five-hour marathon conversation and more on immigration, migration, and home

Logan Center Exhibitions

Five-hour marathon conversation and more on immigration, migration, and home

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4 January 2018 6.00pmAdd to Calendar 2018-01-05 00:00:00 2018-01-05 00:00:00 Five-hour marathon conversation and more on immigration, migration, and home Join artist and DoVA faculty member Pope.L, Neubauer Collegium curator Dieter Roelstraete, 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 the Logan Center Gallery. Pope.L and Roelstraete will kick off the evening by discussing their recent work together at documenta 14 and how it relates to the art and issues animating the exhibition. The marathon conversation will be punctuated by food, music, performances as well as moments of exhilaration and silence. We welcome you to come, eat, drink, converse and share with us as we collectively dig into the great global immigration debate affecting our lives today.  What's Next? is an endurance event. Visitors are encouraged to come and go as they please. Participants include: Yesomi Umolu, Zachary Cahill, BR Nicholson, Interim CEO and Brand Champion at Mr. Boare Industries, Alek Binion, Vidura Jang Bahadur, Amber Ginsburg, Ernest Dawkins, Ben Ndugga-Kabuye and more. Photo by RCH | EKH. Logan Center Gallery Logan Center Exhibitions arthistory@uchicago.edu America/Chicago public
Logan Center Gallery
Brown People Are the Wrens in the Parking Lot

Join artist and DoVA faculty member Pope.L, Neubauer Collegium curator Dieter Roelstraete, 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 the Logan Center Gallery.

Pope.L and Roelstraete will kick off the evening by discussing their recent work together at documenta 14 and how it relates to the art and issues animating the exhibition. The marathon conversation will be punctuated by food, music, performances as well as moments of exhilaration and silence. We welcome you to come, eat, drink, converse and share with us as we collectively dig into the great global immigration debate affecting our lives today. 

What's Next? is an endurance event. Visitors are encouraged to come and go as they please. Participants include: Yesomi Umolu, Zachary Cahill, BR Nicholson, Interim CEO and Brand Champion at Mr. Boare Industries, Alek Binion, Vidura Jang Bahadur, Amber Ginsburg, Ernest Dawkins, Ben Ndugga-Kabuye and more.

Photo by RCH | EKH.