Barbara Jones-Hogu: Resist, Relate, Unite 1968-1975 Book Release and Panel Discussion

January 16, 2018

March 17, 2:00 pm

On the occasion of the exhibition Barbara Jones-Hogu: Resist, Relate, Unite the museum is publishing the first monograph on the artist’s work. Designed by Candor Arts, it features texts by art historian Rebecca Zorach, Tate Modern Curator of International Art Zoe Whitley, and artist Faheem Majeed. DPAM will host a panel discussion and book release with catalogue contributors, who will address facets of Jones-Hogu’s work from their distinct perspectives as scholars, art historians, curators, and artist.

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A Performance by Ensemble 20+

March 3, 2:00 pm

Comprised primarily of DePaul School of Music performance students, Ensemble 20+ rehearses, performs and studies a range of works from the early 20th century up to the present day. In conjunction with ”Barbara Jones-Hogu: Resist, Relate, Unite 1968-1975″ they will perform a selection of work by George Lewis and Anthony Braxton, contemporaries of Jones-Hogu and members of the influential Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians.

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DePaul in the Arts Lecture: Delia Cosentino

March 1, 1:00 pm

As part of the DePaul in the Arts lecture series, Delia Cosentino, Associate Professor of Art and Architecture, will give a presentation on the work of Jose Guerrero, in conjunction with Jose Guerrero, Presente: A Memorial Print Portfolio, currently on view.

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DePaul in the Arts Lecture: Gagik Aroutiunian

February 21, 1:00 pm

As part of the DePaul in the Arts lecture series Gagik Aroutiunian, Associate Professor of Art, Media, and Design, will give a presentation on recent work including sculptures and video. His work explores artificially created environments and themes of memory and transience.

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Mobile Street Art Cart with William Estrada

February 17, 1:30 – 3:00 pm

In conjunction with DPAM’s Winter 2018 exhibitions artist William Estrada will lead a printmaking activity in the museum’s event space. As a socially engaged artist and co-founder of The Chicago ACT (Artists Creating Transformation) Collective, Estrada will bring his Mobile Art Cart, a portable print and art making studio on wheels, to the museum and will guide visitors through the printmaking process.

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DePaul in the Arts Lecture: Joanna Gardner-Huggett

1/25/2018

January 25, 1pm

DePaul in the Arts is an ongoing lecture series that provides DePaul faculty a platform to share insights about their work. As part of this program, Joanna Gardner Huggett, Associate Professor and Chair of Art and Architecture, will give a presentation on the work of June Wayne, whose work is featured in “Rock, Paper, Image: Lithographs by Clinton Adams and June Wayne from the Belverd and Marian Needles Collection.”

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The Politics of Print Panel Discussion with William Estrada and Nicole Marroquin

2/17/2018

February 17, 12:00pm

From Barbara Jones-Hogu and AfriCOBRA’s dissemination of Black Power images to the Pilsen activists that worked with Jose Guerrero, the artists on view during DPAM’s winter exhibition have explored myriad ways of communicating political and social messages through their prints.  This panel explores the social impact of print media and projects by Chicago artists and collectives. Panelists include William Estrada and Nicole Marroquin.

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Mobile Street Art Cart with William Estrada

2/17/2018

February 17, 1:30 – 3:00 pm

In conjunction with DPAM’s Winter 2018 exhibitions artist William Estrada will lead a printmaking activity in the museum’s event space. As a socially engaged artist and co-founder of The Chicago ACT (Artists Creating Transformation) Collective, Estrada will bring his Mobile Art Cart, a portable print and art making studio on wheels, to the museum and will guide visitors through the printmaking process.

Free and open to everyone. Register

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