October 4, 2014
Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago
"Arts + Public Life"
A symposium that will examine the changing nature of public art from a range of perspectives. For more information and advanced reading visit:
Bill Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn, "Art and the Public Space"
Susannah Bielak, "Public Art: An Invitation to an Index"
Leela Gandhi, "The Contagious Self"
Hannah B Higgins, "On Subtlety"
Matthew Jesse Jackson, "Our Literal Speed, Dorchester Projects, Chicago, 3 October 2014"
Mary Jane Jacob, "Process as a Public Practice"
William Mazzarella, "The Mana of Mass Society: The Autonomy in Advertising"
Amy M. Mooney, "Public Art: Given a Chance, Can It Work for You?"
Geof Oppenheimer, "Specters in Public"
Presented with Arts + Public Life, Critical Inquiry, and the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society