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 risdmuseum.org beginning August and September 2015. Live simulcast available at RISD Museum. Free.
This lecture is presented in partnership with the Alliance of Artists Communities.