What is an artistic practice of human rights?

Apr 29 – May 1, 10:00AM – 8:00PM

A multi-day summit taking place on the campus of the University of Chicago in Spring 2017, which asks What is an artistic practice of human rights -- conceptually, aesthetically, and pragmatically? Join a group of distinguished artists from around the world as they propose, interrogate and/or challenge how an object, image or performative intervention might open up a novel vision of human rights. Artists include: Lola Arias / Jelili Atiku / Tania Bruguera / Sandi Hilal and Alessandro Petti of Decolonizing Architecture Art Residency / Zanele Muholi / Carlos Javier Ortiz / Laurie Jo Reynolds 

SATURDAY APRIL 29 / Artist Presentations / 10am - 7pm
MONDAY MAY 1 / Public Forum / Artist Panel Discussions / 6pm

Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th St., Chicago, IL 

For more info, contact Mike Schuh, Gray Center Program Coordinator.

Produced by the Pozen Family Center for Human Rights, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, and Richard and Mary L. Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry.

Curated by Mark Bradley, Zachary Cahill, Leslie Buxbaum Danzig, Leigh Fagin, Susan Gzesh, David Levin, Steven Rings, Jacqueline Stewart, Sonali Thakkar and Yesomi Umolu (University of Chicago) and Thomas Keenan (Bard College).

From the exhibition “In Acts”