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2012
 
Sun, Dec 2, 20122:00 pm
Lecture
Geoffrey Stone
Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor
University of Chicago Law School

Shattered Liberty and the Supreme Court
 
Danh Vo
September 23 – December 16, 2012
 
 
Sun, Nov 18, 20122:00 pm
Reading
Hung Q. Tu, poet
 
Danh Vo
September 23 – December 16, 2012
 
 
Sun, Nov 4, 20122:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture
Nora Taylor
Alsdorf Professor of South and Southeast Asian Art History, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Is Danh Vo a Vietnamese Artist?
 
Danh Vo
September 23 – December 16, 2012
 
 
Sun, Oct 28, 20128:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert
Gene Coleman (composer/bass clarinet) and Ensemble N_JP
 
Danh Vo
September 23 – December 16, 2012
 
 
Sun, Oct 21, 20123:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concert
CUBE Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
Red Rays
 
Danh Vo
September 23 – December 16, 2012
 
 
Sat, Oct 13, 20128:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert
Keith Rowe (tabletop electric guitar)
 
Danh Vo
September 23 – December 16, 2012
 
 
Sun, Sep 23, 20124:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Opening Reception and Discussion
 
Danh Vo
September 23 – December 16, 2012
 
 
Sat, May 26, 201212:00 pm
Gallery Walk-Through
 
Dawoud Bey
May 13 – July 13, 2012
 
 
Sun, May 13, 20124:00 pm
Opening Reception and Discussion
Dawoud Bey
Picturing People
 
Dawoud Bey
May 13 – July 13, 2012
 
 
Sat, Apr 28, 20121:00 pm
Panel Discussion
Natasha Egan, Curator, Director, Museum of Contemporary Photography
David Hartt, artist
Judy Hoffman, documentary filmmaker
Leslie Wilson, art historian

Contemporary Art and Documentary Practices
 
Yto Barrada
March 18 – April 22, 2012
 
 
Sun, Apr 22, 20122:00 pm
Lecture
Abdelmajid Hannoum, Associate Professor of Anthropology and African and African-American Studies, University of Kansas, Lawrence
The Harraga of Tangier
 
Yto Barrada
March 18 – April 22, 2012
 
 
Mon, Apr 16, 20126:00 pm
Discussion
Laila Lalami, novelist, journalist
Ahmed El Shamsy, Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago

Arab Spring: Unfoldings Refoldings
 
Yto Barrada
March 18 – April 22, 2012
 
 
Sun, Apr 15, 20122:00 pm
Lecture
William Kutz, PhD candidate, Clark University
Globalization on the Margins, Tangiers? Socio-Spatial Fabric
 
Yto Barrada
March 18 – April 22, 2012
 
 
Sun, Apr 1, 20123:00 pm
Concert
Charlotte Hug (viola), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Lou Mallozzi (turntable, spoken word, assorted devices)
 
Yto Barrada
March 18 – April 22, 2012
 
 
Sat, Mar 31, 20128:00 pm
Concert
Damion Romero (experimental electronics)
 
Yto Barrada
March 18 – April 22, 2012
 
 
Sun, Mar 18, 20124:00 pm
Opening Reception and Discussion
Yto Barrada
Riffs
 
Yto Barrada
March 18 – April 22, 2012
 
 
Sun, Feb 26, 20127:00 pm
Concert
David Grubbs (electronics) and Susan Howe (spoken word)
Frolic Architecture
 
Cathy Wilkes
January 22 – March 04, 2012
 
 
Sun, Feb 12, 20122:00 pm
Lecture
Marsha Bentley Hale
Mannequin Mystique
 
Cathy Wilkes
January 22 – March 04, 2012
 
 
Sat, Feb 11, 20121:00 pm
Gallery Walk-through
Jennifer Scappettone
 
Cathy Wilkes
January 22 – March 04, 2012
 
 
Sun, Feb 5, 20122:00 pm
Lecture
Dennis King Keenan
Irigaray and the Sacrifice of Sacrifice
 
Cathy Wilkes
January 22 – March 04, 2012
 
 
Tue, Jan 24, 20128:00 pm
Concert
Peter Evans (trumpet)
 
Cathy Wilkes
January 22 – March 04, 2012
 
 
Sun, Jan 22, 20124:00 pm
Opening Reception and Discussion
Cathy Wilkes
 
Cathy Wilkes
January 22 – March 04, 2012
 
 
 
 
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