2013
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...
Joshua Kent

Joshua Kent

DATE: “Friday, August 30, 2013 :: 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “The Distance between Two Oceans” In the center of the Polish Triangle, Kent stands upon a pedestal overlooking a bed, where passerby are beckoned to lay, in the position of their choice. Kent then translates their positioning on the bed through distorting his own...
DeMarcus Purham

DeMarcus Purham

DATE: “Friday, September 6, 2013 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “Artist in a Box” DeMarcus Purham is a commercial artist from Chicago that specializes in creating detailed cityscapes with Acrylic paint markers and Prism-color pencils. He will be demonstrating a new technique using Plexi-glass and Acrylic paint markers. This new technique will consist of him being inside a Plexi-glass box for...
elena & erin

elena & erin

DATE: “Friday, September 13, 2013 – 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Roaming – 6 Corners to Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “Transient Material” elena & erin are a Chicago-based duo who focus on visual media and performance. Their action-based work relies on their interdependent relationship and the commitment of the audience. These interactions may be durational, may be site-specific, they...
Ieke Trinks

Ieke Trinks

DATE: “Friday, September 20, 2013 :: 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Throughout WPB” PERFORMANCE: “Meetings” In collaboration with Bernard Roddy Seven Craigslist postings with seven different sets of instructions send the audience on distinctly different experiences throughout Wicker Park. Equipped with their chosen set of instructions with a map of the Bucktown Wicker Park area, the artists instruct...
Jeff Huckleberry

Jeff Huckleberry

DATE: “Friday, September 27, 2013 :: 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Polish Triangle” PERFORMANCE: “The probability of this working is 0%” Huckleberry, dressed in white painters pants and a white t-shirt with a long sleeved red shirt beneath, pulls a small trolley with a 24 pack of Miller Lite on top. He stops and begins to pour out...
Meghan Moe Beitiks

Meghan Moe Beitiks

DATE: “Friday, October 4, 2013 :: 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Damen L Station” PERFORMANCE: “Tracks & Trails – Featuring Music from ‘A Concert for Plants’ by Lindsey French” Beitiks, in an army-green jumpsuit and kerchief, leads a journey underneath the El. Stopping at various plants, Beitiks uses a megaphone connected to an iPod to have a pre-recorded voice...
Amber Marsh & Lolly Extract

Amber Marsh & Lolly Extract

DATE: “Friday, October 11, 2013 :: 5-7PM” LOCATION: “Western L Station” PERFORMANCE: “Hydra vs. Hercules” Mother Daughter puppetry team Lolly Extract and Amber Marsh a.k.a. Jabberwocky Marionettes specialize in puppetry and live special effects for Chicago camp. They’ve done extensive sets and efftect work with Hell in a Handbag, recently in productions; L’Imitation of Life...