Fall 1995 Events

Tatsuya Mc Coy

Voices: Tatsuya McCoy

Lecture

Monday, November 20, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Painter Tatsuya McCoy (born 1962) wraps a playful, quasi-funky/semi-serious sense of subject in a hard-edged formalist style, producing elegant charades that approach true drama. With irony and dea...

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Xu Bing

Voices: Xu Bing

Lecture

Wednesday, November 15, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Xu Bing (born 1955) is an emigré from China, where he was very well known in both established and underground artistic circles. His past installations and performances have used invented language a...

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Ellen Rothenberg Head Shot

Voices: Ellen Rothenberg

Lecture

Tuesday, October 24, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Ellen Rothenberg (born 1949) has developed a body of work that addresses a large public audience outside the traditional contexts of art institutions. This work has included public performances, in...

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Amada Cruz Head Shot

Voices: Amada Cruz

Lecture

Thursday, October 19, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Amada Cruz has held curatorial positions at the Guggenheim Museum, New York; the Lannon Museum, Wisconsin; and recently came to Chicago from her position as associate curator at the Hirshhorn Museu...

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Rikrit Tiravanija

Voices: Rirkrit Tiravanija and Dan Peterman

Lecture

Tuesday, October 17, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Rirkrit Tiravanija (born 1961), visiting artist at the School of Art and Design at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Dan Peterman (born 1960) of the Resource Center discuss the politics of...

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Rodney Graham

Voices: Rodney Graham

Lecture

Thursday, September 28, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Rodney Graham (born 1949) is a conceptual artist in the truest sense. His work can not be identified by a specific style or medium, and it encompasses sculpture, literature, film, music, and photog...

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Gregory Green

Voices: Gregory Green

Lecture

Monday, September 11, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

In his ongoing bodies of work, Gregory Green (born 1959) addresses the evolution of the relationship between violence and power, focusing on the tools and strategies used to gain political, social,...

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Igor Vamos

Igor Vamos

Lecture

Thursday, August 31, 1995 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Igor Vamos is the mastermind behind the Barbie Liberation Organization (BLO). BLO transplanted the voiceboxes of Barbies into the body of GI Joes, and visa versa. The results were quite surprising—...

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Beyond Belief Mca

Beyond Belief

Contemporary Art from East Central Europe

Lecture

Wednesday, August 30, 1995 – 4:00PM to 6:00PM

A lecture and slide presentation by artists represented in the exhibition Beyond Belief, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. This nationally touring exhibition presents fifty works by thirteen art...

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