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

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Just Yell: Levelling the Playing Field

 

Cheryl Pope, Just Yell: Levelling the Playing Field(click on image to enlarge)

 

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.

 

Events

Wednesdays until Aug. 19, 4:30–6:30pm: Open Mic

Sunday, August 23, 3–5pm: Cheryl Pope: Telling Time Screening

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