Navigate the intersections of race and disability in “up n down,” a performance by Barak adé Soleil in response to the Richard Hunt sculpture “Hero Construction” (1958).
Artists Connect is a new series of in-gallery programs that highlight the creative process. Artists, poets, dancers, and musicians engage with works of art, making connections to their own practice and inspiring new ways of understanding the Art Institute’s collection.
Support for Live Arts programming is provided by the Woman’s Board of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Free to Illinois residents or with museum admission*
*Museum admission is free for Illinois residents every Thursday, 5:00–8:00—including during this event.