Artist in Residence – Cheryl Pope
Through August 31, 2015
Mon., Tues., Thurs. - Closed; Wed., Fri., Sat., Sun. - 1-6pm
Chicago Cultural Center, Garland Gallery, 1st Floor South
Just Yell: Levelling the Playing Field
As the Public Studio Artist in Residence at the Chicago Cultural Center, artist Cheryl Pope is transforming the Garland Gallery into a creative space for public engagement. The artist engages visitors, especially youth, in her artistic practice using the boxing ring as a performance space for working out conflict in a non-violent way. Pope is committed to making the invisible visible through the creation of a large mural and various activities in the space throughout the summer, entitled “Just Yell: Levelling the Playing Field.
Wednesdays until Aug. 19, 4:30–6:30pm: Open Mic
Sunday, August 23, 3–5pm: Cheryl Pope: Telling Time Screening