In case it’s of interest….
June 25, 2010
DATE: Friday, June 25 (6 p.m.)
LOCATION: Chicago Urban Art Society
exhibition + creative-use space
2229 South Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60608http://chicagoartmagazine.com/2010/06/ekphrastic-nexus-visual-art-and-creative-writing/
The Chicago Urban Art Society | Visual. Documentation. Education.www.chicagourbanartsociety.orgThe Chicago Urban Art Society (CUAS) promotes the art makers visual voice by way of group or solo exhibitions, innovative teaching + learning opportunities + the creation of an arts + culture archive.
The panel involves writers and visual artists about text-image collaborations, as well as writers who have gotten inspiration from visual art, and it explores ways writers make connections with art and the visual artistic process, furthering the continuum of the artist’s studio as school, gallery, political stance, sanctuary, and muse.