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Theaster Gates at the Rhode Island School of Design

  • RISD Auditorium 17 Canal Walk Providence United States (map)

Artist and innovator, Theaster Gates, combines strategies of urban planning, object making, and performance. His work on the South Side of Chicago is internationally recognized. Founder of the non-profit Rebuild Foundation, he produces work in both museums and communities that respond creatively to the challenges of space.

Limited seating; reservations required at beginning August and September 2015. Live simulcast available at RISD Museum. Free.

This lecture is presented in partnership with the Alliance of Artists Communities.