Resolve to be Ready by Eugene Sun Park

Resolve to be Ready by Eugene Sun Park

“Resolve to be Ready” Based on a public performance by artists Sara Zalek and Ginger Krebs (presented by Out of Site Chicago), this film invites the viewer into a bustling public space filled with commuters. The space becomes subtly charged by the presence of a mysterious person in black, who...
Sheryl Oring

Sheryl Oring

PERFORMANCE: “I Wish to Say” DATE: “Saturday & Sunday, July 25 & 26, 1pm to 4pm LOCATION: “Milwaukee Ave and Evergreen Intersection” Sheryl Oring’s work examines social issues through projects that incorporate old and new media to tell stories, examine public opinion and foster open exchange. Oring’s work has been shown...
Ballenarca

Ballenarca

PERFORMANCE: “Ballenarca” DATE: “Saturday July 25 & Sunday July 26, LOCATION: “Milwaukee Ave and Evergreen Intersection” Cheraya Esters is a builder, maker, mover and shaker living in Austin, TX. She is a passionate artist for the people, dedicated to moving art beyond galleries and into public spaces where all people can enjoy!...
Duff Norris

Duff Norris

PERFORMANCE: “The Wisdom Box” DATE: “Saturday July 25 & Sunday July 26, LOCATION: “Milwaukee Ave and Evergreen Intersection” Other dates and locations TBC. Duff Norris is from Denver Colorado and is currently based in Chicago Illinois. His experience growing up in the American West has informed his interests and practice. Being surrounded...
Jeremy Pauly

Jeremy Pauly

PERFORMANCE: “Composition in Decomposition” DATE: “Saturday August 1, 2015 – 9am -5PM” LOCATION: “Mautene Court” Exhibitions: Ein weg eine Wahl , Instalation oppening 22.05.2011 Ceratech Center , Höhr Grenzhausen Germany.Materiales Denken 25 Jahre Institut für Künstleriche Keramik und Glass der Hochschule Koblenz , Deutschland: Kunststation Kleinsassen , 11.03 – 13.05.2012 Ein Weg eine wahl....
CV Peterson

CV Peterson

PERFORMANCE: “Organic Encounters” DATE: “Wednesday August 5, Thursday August 6 & Friday August 7 2015 – 8am-5PM” LOCATION 1: “Milwaukee and Western Intersection” LOCATION 2:“Milwaukee and Damen Intersection” LOCATION 3:“Polish Triangle” CV Peterson is an interdisciplinary performance artist residing in Chicago, USA. They received a BA (’10) from Gustavus Adolphus College in Japanese studies...
Dion Fletcher

Dion Fletcher

PERFORMANCE: “Mnemonic Memory” DATE: “Saturday August 8, 2015 – 9am -5PM” LOCATION: “TBC” Dion Fletcher is a multidisciplinary artist who focuses on performance. She received a B.F.A (hons) from York University in 2005 and is pursuing a Masters of Fine Arts in Performance at The School of The Art Institute of...
Michal Samama

Michal Samama

PERFORMANCE: “Sidewalking” DATE: “TBC” LOCATION: “Roaming along Milwaukee Ave ” Michal Samama creates body-based art works incorporating movement, sound, everyday objects, text, installation and site-specific practices. She is currently an MFA candidate at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and will graduate in the spring of 2015. Samama is...
Coral Short

Coral Short

PERFORMANCE: “Chimera” DATE: “Saturday August 15, 2015 LOCATION: “Roaming” Coral Short has performed internationally for the last 15 years. Melding nightlife with fine art, her practice casts magic spells on her audiences enabling them to understand that many fantastical realities can and do happen at any given moment. Her group work ranges from...
Fereshteh Toosi

Fereshteh Toosi

PERFORMANCE: “Lithium Diaries” DATE: “Saturday August 22, 28 & Saturday September 5 2015 – 2PM to 4pm” LOCATION: “TBC” Born in Shiraz, Iran and raised on the coast of Virginia, Fereshteh Toosi is an artist who collects and recombines sounds, words, images, and actions. Her participatory works engage multiple senses in...
Janet Schmid

Janet Schmid

PERFORMANCE: “Try” DATE: “TBC” LOCATION: “Alleyway across from Mautene Court” Independent choreographer Janet Schmid has been called “an outsider artist with a naive sophistication,” “refreshingly off the map,” and “simultaneously intense and ludicrous.” She has presented her pedestrian choreography and installation based performances at the Museum of Contemporary Art, the...
Adriana Disman

Adriana Disman

PERFORMANCE: “Pigeon Protest” DATE: “Friday September 4, 2015 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” Adriana Disman is an anti-racist queer feminist performance art maker, thinker, and curator based in Toronto and Montreal. She is first generation Canadian by way of Iraq and the Czech Republic. Disman’s performance art has been presented in...
Sara Zalek

Sara Zalek

PERFORMANCE: “Nostalgic for My Future Self” DATE: “Sunday, September 6, 2015 LOCATION: “TBC” Sara Zalek is a multidisciplinary artist and dedicated drifter, born in Minneapolis, MN, lived and worked in Boston, Seattle, Czech Republic, Portland, and Chicago. In 1991, she earned a BA in Marketing from Syracuse University and BFA from...
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Resolve to be Ready by Eugene Sun Park

Resolve to be Ready by Eugene Sun Park

“Resolve to be Ready” Based on a public performance by artists Sara Zalek and Ginger Krebs (presented by Out of Site Chicago), this film invites the viewer into a bustling public space filled with commuters. The space becomes subtly charged by the presence of a mysterious person in black, who lurks around and then drops...
Sheryl Oring

Sheryl Oring

PERFORMANCE: “I Wish to Say” DATE: “Saturday & Sunday, July 25 & 26, 1pm to 4pm LOCATION: “Milwaukee Ave and Evergreen Intersection” Sheryl Oring’s work examines social issues through projects that incorporate old and new media to tell stories, examine public opinion and foster open exchange. Oring’s work has been shown at Bryant Park in New...
Ballenarca

Ballenarca

PERFORMANCE: “Ballenarca” DATE: “Saturday July 25 & Sunday July 26, LOCATION: “Milwaukee Ave and Evergreen Intersection” Cheraya Esters is a builder, maker, mover and shaker living in Austin, TX. She is a passionate artist for the people, dedicated to moving art beyond galleries and into public spaces where all people can enjoy! She has created and worked...
Duff Norris

Duff Norris

PERFORMANCE: “The Wisdom Box” DATE: “Saturday July 25 & Sunday July 26, LOCATION: “Milwaukee Ave and Evergreen Intersection” Other dates and locations TBC. Duff Norris is from Denver Colorado and is currently based in Chicago Illinois. His experience growing up in the American West has informed his interests and practice. Being surrounded by the birthplace of artists’...
Jeremy Pauly

Jeremy Pauly

PERFORMANCE: “Composition in Decomposition” DATE: “Saturday August 1, 2015 – 9am -5PM” LOCATION: “Mautene Court” Exhibitions: Ein weg eine Wahl , Instalation oppening 22.05.2011 Ceratech Center , Höhr Grenzhausen Germany.Materiales Denken 25 Jahre Institut für Künstleriche Keramik und Glass der Hochschule Koblenz , Deutschland: Kunststation Kleinsassen , 11.03 – 13.05.2012 Ein Weg eine wahl. Ludwig museum Koblenz , 24.06-12.08.2012...
CV Peterson

CV Peterson

PERFORMANCE: “Organic Encounters” DATE: “Wednesday August 5, Thursday August 6 & Friday August 7 2015 – 8am-5PM” LOCATION 1: “Milwaukee and Western Intersection” LOCATION 2:“Milwaukee and Damen Intersection” LOCATION 3:“Polish Triangle” CV Peterson is an interdisciplinary performance artist residing in Chicago, USA. They received a BA (’10) from Gustavus Adolphus College in Japanese studies and studio art, a BFA...
Dion Fletcher

Dion Fletcher

PERFORMANCE: “Mnemonic Memory” DATE: “Saturday August 8, 2015 – 9am -5PM” LOCATION: “TBC” Dion Fletcher is a multidisciplinary artist who focuses on performance. She received a B.F.A (hons) from York University in 2005 and is pursuing a Masters of Fine Arts in Performance at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. Dion Fletcher’s work has...
Michal Samama

Michal Samama

PERFORMANCE: “Sidewalking” DATE: “TBC” LOCATION: “Roaming along Milwaukee Ave ” Michal Samama creates body-based art works incorporating movement, sound, everyday objects, text, installation and site-specific practices. She is currently an MFA candidate at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and will graduate in the spring of 2015. Samama is the recipient of SAIC 2013-15...
Coral Short

Coral Short

PERFORMANCE: “Chimera” DATE: “Saturday August 15, 2015 LOCATION: “Roaming” Coral Short has performed internationally for the last 15 years. Melding nightlife with fine art, her practice casts magic spells on her audiences enabling them to understand that many fantastical realities can and do happen at any given moment. Her group work ranges from intimate collaborations to large scale interactive...
Fereshteh Toosi

Fereshteh Toosi

PERFORMANCE: “Lithium Diaries” DATE: “Saturday August 22, 28 & Saturday September 5 2015 – 2PM to 4pm” LOCATION: “TBC” Born in Shiraz, Iran and raised on the coast of Virginia, Fereshteh Toosi is an artist who collects and recombines sounds, words, images, and actions. Her participatory works engage multiple senses in various ways, from community driven...
Janet Schmid

Janet Schmid

PERFORMANCE: “Try” DATE: “TBC” LOCATION: “Alleyway across from Mautene Court” Independent choreographer Janet Schmid has been called “an outsider artist with a naive sophistication,” “refreshingly off the map,” and “simultaneously intense and ludicrous.” She has presented her pedestrian choreography and installation based performances at the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Elastic Arts Foundation, the Spareroom,...
Adriana Disman

Adriana Disman

PERFORMANCE: “Pigeon Protest” DATE: “Friday September 4, 2015 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” Adriana Disman is an anti-racist queer feminist performance art maker, thinker, and curator based in Toronto and Montreal. She is first generation Canadian by way of Iraq and the Czech Republic. Disman’s performance art has been presented in galleries and festivals across Canada...
Sara Zalek

Sara Zalek

PERFORMANCE: “Nostalgic for My Future Self” DATE: “Sunday, September 6, 2015 LOCATION: “TBC” Sara Zalek is a multidisciplinary artist and dedicated drifter, born in Minneapolis, MN, lived and worked in Boston, Seattle, Czech Republic, Portland, and Chicago. In 1991, she earned a BA in Marketing from Syracuse University and BFA from The School of the Art...