2021
Meghan Moe Beitiks & Ray Oppenheimer

Meghan Moe Beitiks & Ray Oppenheimer

Meghan Moe Beitiks works with associations and disassociations of culture/nature/structure.  She analyzes perceptions of ecology through the lenses of site, history, emotions, and her own body in order to produce work that analyzes relationships with the non-human. The work emerges as video, performance, installation, writing or photography depending on what arises from her process of...
Sheila Toledo

Sheila Toledo

Sheila Toledo Ribes is a conceptual, glass and performer artist born in Irún (Spain) in 1986 but she lives in Switzerland since 2019. She is PhD student at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain; it is dedicated to the multidisciplinary research between art, science and their possible unity. Previously, she completed her Master of Arts...
Rachel Bunting

Rachel Bunting

Rachel Bunting formed “The Humans,” a dance/performance group, in 2002,as an outlet for her passion in combining images and motion. Her work uses object, mask, video and word to create highly visual worlds where dance becomes ritual and fantastical happenings. “The Humans” has been seen in Chicago at the Museum of Contemporary Art, The Dance Center...
Sara Zalek

Sara Zalek

Sara Zalek is an interdisciplinary artist and organizer of action based performance, rooted in physical investigations of trauma, resilience, and transformation. Their work is intimate and raw, poetic and participatory in nature. They promote the intentional act of disruption to create social and ecological change. Through Butoh Curious / Butoh Chicago, Zalek connects national and...
Duff Norris

Duff Norris

Duff Norris is a performance artist and writer working with notions of audienceship and interstitial spaces of engagement. His guiding question remains, what happens when we specifically are in the room together? He finds his material from the specificity of these answers and moves outward from there. In his resent piece, he looks to Marshall McLuhan’s phrase,...