Author Archive
Jake Vogds

Jake Vogds

DATE: “Friday, August 1, 2014 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Milwaukee, Damen, and Western L Stations” PERFORMANCE: “Pitching Camp at the Fourth Wall” Jake Vogds is a multidisciplinary artist working in performance, video, photography, and costume. In June 2012, he was awarded the Buonanno Contemporary Practices Scholarship from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He has...
Free Air – Amy Sinclair and Regin Igloria

Free Air – Amy Sinclair and Regin Igloria

DATE: “Friday, September 5, 2014 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming – Between Damen and Western L Stations” PERFORMANCE: “Plant You Now, Dig You Later” Regin Igloria maintains a studio practice in Chicago, IL, which revolves around teaching and serving as an arts administrator. He teaches studio courses at Marwen and has also taught for the children’s program...
Christian Cruz

Christian Cruz

DATE: “Friday, September 5, 2014 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Damen L Station” PERFORMANCE: “Menina” Christian Cruz is currently working on performances that explore the relationship between movement and text. She uses reoccurring motifs such as the “worker,” the “soldier” and the “con artist” by incorporating costume and props. She believes in the selfmade, blue collar, sub‐culture of...
Blushing Poppy Productions

Blushing Poppy Productions

DATE: “Friday, September 5, 2014 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming –  Division, Damen, Western L Stations” PERFORMANCE: “Porter Service” Despite a quiet demeanor, Nicole LeGette is recognized as a maverick of Chicago’s dance and performance art scene; ‘mother’ of the local butoh community since 2003; and the Midwest’s foremost butoh artist, advocate and resource, performer, teacher, curator...
Keijuan Thomas

Keijuan Thomas

DATE: “Friday, October 3, 2014 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming” PERFORMANCE: “The Poetics of Trespassing” Thomas, with a nylon over his head, wanders throughout the neighborhood, gradually adding additional items to his body, first a tightly wound metal wire around his head and face (creating a painful looking, rapidly layered criss cross pattern), then chaining a string...
Ginger Krebs & Sara Zalek

Ginger Krebs & Sara Zalek

DATE: “Friday, October 3, 2014 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “Emergency Response Team” Inspired by the the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Resolve to Be Ready campaign, Emergency Response Team will treat the intersection of Milwaukee, Division, and Ashland in Wicker Park as an assembly point and training area for disaster preparation. Six ERT team members, led by a...
Stephanie Acosta

Stephanie Acosta

DATE: “Friday, October 3, 2014 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Western, Damen and Division L-Stops” PERFORMANCE: “A line connecting, a line dividing, a line defining” Stephanie Acosta is a multi-disciplinary artist, curator and producer focused on experimental means to experiential goals. Acosta blends performance with practiced based research creating work at once in response to, and creator of, site and...
Hayley Morgenstern

Hayley Morgenstern

DATE: “Friday, August 9, 2013 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Western L Station” PERFORMANCE: “Fantazy” Hayley Morgenstern received her BFA from The School of The Museum of Fine Arts in conjunction with Tufts University. Her interdisciplinary performance practice crosses through fields of intellectual and creative discourses; including queer theory, performance studies and art history. Morgenstern’s photography and...
Honey Pot Performance

Honey Pot Performance

DATE: “Friday, August 16, 2013 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle and Western and Milwaukee Intersection” PERFORMANCE: “The Guidebook Sessions” “Honey Pot Performance (HPP) is a woman-focused collaborative creative community committed to chronicling and interrogating Afro-diasporic feminist and unconventional subjectivities amidst the pressures of contemporary global life. HPP is Felicia Holman, Aisha Jean-Baptiste, Abra Johnson and Meida McNeal....
Andrew Barco and Sabri Reed

Andrew Barco and Sabri Reed

DATE: “Friday, August 23, 2013 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Throughout WPB finishing at Mautene Court” PERFORMANCE: “We’ll Meet You There” Open Call for Participation, We’ll Meet You There The best way to see this performance is to come walk with us.  Join one of our eight promenades: The Promenade of Rising Dough The Promenade of Double...