Triptych Unloose

May 20–July 30, 2017 

Chicago Cultural Center, Michigan Avenue Galleries, 1st Floor South

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Triptych Unloose(click on image to enlarge)


This exhibition aims to expose the nature of the artistic process, the ecology of cultural production and to provide a glimpse into the labor of exhibition making. Curators Cecilia L. Vargas, and JGV/WAR (J. Gibran Villalobos and Wil Ruggiero) work with artists Rashayla Marie Brown, Paola Cabal and Jacob Yeung in a process based display of their work. The exhibition and programming is part of the 2017 Studio Artist and Curatorial Residency. Funded in part by the Joyce Foundation.


Public Programs

Science Fair

Saturday, June 10, 2–3pm

Discussion with artists from the exhibition Triptych Unloose. Paola Cabal, Jacob Yeung, and Rashayla Marie Brown RMB.


Doing the Most: Rashayla Marie Brown

Friday, June 16, 5–6pm; Friday, July 14, 5–6pm

Rashayla Marie Brown (RMB) performs Doing the Most. Drawing from her personal narratives and her return to a drawing practice, RMB performs sketches of her performative work.


Lab Reports

Saturdays, June 24, 2–3pm

In this report from the inside of the galleries, the exhibition curators will discuss the unnatural processes of the scientific methods and the collusion with artistic and creative practices.


Optics: Paola Cabal

Wednesday, July 5, 5–6pm

The artist Paola Cabal will present her work in the exhibition Triptych Unloose and report back on the culminating work from her DCASE residency.


Documentation: Chinatown + Jacob Yeung

Saturday, July 15, 2–3pm

Jacob will be in conversation with women from Chinatown, the subjects of his most recent bodies of work on view in the exhibition Triptych Unloose.

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