DPAM Director interviewed on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight

March 7, 2018

WTTW’s Chicago Tonight talked to DPAM Director and Chief Curator Julie Rodrigues Widholm about the current exhibition “Barbara Jones-Hogu: Resist, Relate Unite: 1968-1975.”

ABC7 News Features Barbara Jones-Hogu

ABC7 NEWS featured a segment on “Barbara Jones-Hogu: Resist, Relate, Unite: 1968-1975.”

Upcoming Events

5th Wave Collective Presents "Modern Connections"

8/1/2018

Wednesday, August 1, 5:30 pm

5th Wave Collective is an organization dedicated to the promotion and performance of music by composers who identify as female. Their Modern Connections concert will explore the concept of abstraction within Modern and Contemporary music. The set features a majority of female composers from the Black and Latinx diasporas and will take place in the first-floor gallery alongside the current exhibition Out of Easy Reach.

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"Beverly Fresh: Really Somethin Else" Book Release & Potluck

8/2/2018

Thursday, August 2 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Production is underway for Really Somethin Else, an experimental “expanded catalog” chronicling the recent work and current solo exhibition of artist Beverly Fresh. The book not only documents and contextualizes the work in the exhibition, but also includes research, sketches, production stills, inspiration and other works not on view in the exhibition. Featuring essays by DPAM Director Julie Rodrigues Widholm, DePaul Humanities Center Director H. Peter Steeves, and DePaul Associate Professor of Sociology Greg Scott, and designed by Beverly Fresh himself, the catalog captures the distinct aesthetic of the exhibition.

Beverly Fresh will be signing books. Retail $30, but only $25 at the event. 

Free and open to everyone | Register.

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