2011
Walkabout Theater

Walkabout Theater

DATE: “Friday, October 14, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “Follow Me To The Sea” written and directed by Emma Stanton choreography by Jeremy Sher design by Carron Little Walkabout Theater Company is a collective of writers, performers, directors, designers and visual artists that have come together out of a mutual desire and compulsion to develop original work...
Pretty Dirty

Pretty Dirty

DATE: “Friday, October 7, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming” PERFORMANCE: “Pretty Dirty” Pretty Dirty, performed by (pictured) Eden Unluata, Hanh Pham and Jessie Rochon, is committed to bringing beauty to waste and fascinated by how creativity can bridge that gap. Pretty Dirty is a performance series where a team of artists make a dress on-the-spot...
Fereshteh Toosi

Fereshteh Toosi

DATE: “Friday, September 30, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming” In the 1920s and 30s, analogue listening devices were developed for military reconnaissance. Inspired by these hearing aids, Fereshteh Toosi will guide participants in deep listening while wearing parabolic reflectors created from household items like umbrellas and bowls. Those who join the walk will have the...
Industry of the Ordinary

Industry of the Ordinary

DATE: “Friday, September 23, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming” PERFORMANCE: “Epilation” A woman, dressed in a plunging black dress with red stilettos and a faux fur coat, has her coat meticulously maintained by two men in white jump suits. Industry of the Ordinary were formed in 2003. The two artists who make up this collaborative team, Adam...
3 Card Molly

3 Card Molly

DATE: “Friday, September 16, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming up and down Milwaukee Ave” 3 Card Molly is an interdisciplinary performance group based in Chicago, Illinois. The collaborative efforts ofAnia Greiner and Liz Winfield, this group explores history, technology, female strength and vulnerability through the media of performance and video, www.3cardmolly.org. See Photo Documentation
Martine Viale

Martine Viale

DATE: “Friday, September 9, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” Martine Viale is a Montreal based performance artist. In her work she employs the “process action” and a physicality of the space and time that allows her to develop many perspectives at once. Pursuing a reflection on the sense of time she creates installations using the...
The New Colony

The New Colony

DATE: “Friday, September 2, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming” PERFORMANCE: “No Demonstration” The New Colony strives to contribute original material to the American artistic canon, and develop a new theater going audience. Through active collaboration with emerging artists of all disciplines, The New Colony continually develops fresh perspectives and aesthetics. With the goal of exploring enticing subject...
Joseph Ravens

Joseph Ravens

DATE: “Friday, August 26, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Running around the triangular streets of Wicker Park: Division/Damen/Milwaukee” PERFORMANCE: “Fish out of Water” Joseph Ravens creates time-based art works that encompass text, movement, installation, technology, costume, and object. He completed his undergraduate degree in theater, studied audio/visuals at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, Netherlands; and is...
Rachel Bunting & The Humans

Rachel Bunting & The Humans

DATE: “Friday, August 19, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “Paper Shoes” Rachel Bunting is a 2001 graduate of Columbia College, Chicago.  Here she received a B.A. with a major in dance, but more importantly discovered her instinct for combining image with motion. Since then, Rachel has formed a company named “The Humans.” The Humans...
Meg Duguid

Meg Duguid

DATE: “Friday, August 12, 2011 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “Sounds Like Musthace” Soap was poured into the fountain in the triangle while bubble machines spewed bubbles into the space. A three-person mustache, a mustache that is so big 2 people must carry it so a third can wear it, walked on bubble wrap...