Jul 8th 2022

FRIDAY, JULY 8 will ignite a summer of “All That Light”!

Arts Incubator, Arts + Public Life | 301 E Garfield Blvd
Remarks & Toast at 6:30 PM at the Arts Incubator

Logan Center Exhibitions, Reva & David Logan Center for the Arts | 915 E 60th St
Remarks & Toast at 7:30 PM at the Logan Center

Free shuttles will run between the venues.

Curator Tracie D. Hall has assembled works by over 30 artists, showcasing this critical survey of the cumulative impact of APL/CSRPC’s AIR program. The show will feature a wide range of multimedia works, panels, and performances from the program’s alumni including Brandon Breaux, Ayana Contreras, Krista Franklin, Faheem Majeed, Amina Ross, Anna Martine Whitehead, and many more.

Playing on the multiple meanings of light: to make things visible, to illuminate or ignite, and something that is easily carried—July 8 will ignite a summer of All That Light companion programming. We invite you to join virtual and in-person events further exploring the creative production and practices of the artists who participated in the first ten years of the residency program.

Visit artsandpubliclife.org/all-that-light for information, gallery hours, and updates on additional programs, tours, deep dives, and much more!

Yaw Agyeman, AQ, LeRoy Bach, David Boykin, Jarvis Boyland, Greg Bray, Brandon Breaux, Ayana Contreras, Delano Dunn, Stephen Flemister, Krista Franklin, Ben LaMar Gay, James T. Green, Andres L. Hernandez, David Leggett, Nazafarin Lotfi , Faheem Majeed, Victoria Martinez , A.J. McClenon, Cecil McDonald, Jr., Alva Mooses, eliza myrie, Lola Ayisha Ogbara, zakkiyyah najeebah dumas o’neal , Tomeka Reid, Amina Ross , Arif Smith, Cauleen Smith, Anna Martine Whitehead

All That Light: A Ten Year Retrospective of the Artists-in-Residence Program (2012-2022) is presented by Logan Center Exhibitions, Arts + Public Life, and the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture. It is made possible by support from Raymond Iwanowski and Erica Noble, the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, the Illinois Arts Council, as well as the Revada Foundation, The Reva and David Logan Foundation, and friends of the Logan Center.


Arts + Public Life’s Arts Incubator Gallery
301 E Garfield Blvd, Chicago, IL
Wed-Sat Noon – 7PM

Logan Center Exhibitions
915 E 60th Street, Chicago IL
Tues-Sat 9AM – 9PM | Sun 11AM – 9PM


Performance Showcase | Friday, September 9 | 7-8:30 PM
Performance Hall, Reva & David Logan Center for the Arts | 915 E 60th Street
During the closing weekend of All That Light, audiences are invited to a culminating performance showcase featuring some of the most ascendant musicians, performers, and experimental artists who have participated in the Artists-in-Resident program. The evening includes live music, performance, poetry and film. This ticketed event is free and open to the public. Reservations will be required.

Curator’s Tour | Sunday, Sept 11 | 2-5 PM
On the closing day of the All That Light exhibition, guests will have the opportunity to join curator Tracie D. Hall and artist Cecil McDonald (AIR 2012-13) in a final tour and conversation that will span both gallery locations.

• 2:00-2:30 PM, Hall & McDonald @ 301 E Garfield Blvd, Arts Incubator
• 3:30-4:00 PM, Hall & McDonald @ 915 E 60th Street, Logan Center

Additional programming, tours, conversations, and performances will be offered throughout the course of the exhibition. Details on programs and transportation are available on the website: artsandpubliclife.org/all-that-light.

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