Arts + Public Life

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