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Elle Pérez and Maisie Mattia's collaboration "Nine Lives" is open September 12 - November 15, 2020 at The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago

September 24, 2020

Nine Lives is a collaborative show with work by Marwa Arsanios, Raven Chacon, Bethany Collins, Tamar Guimarães, Kapwani Kiwanga, Hương Ngô, Aliza Nisenbaum, Alison O'Daniel, Toyin Ojih Odutola, Elle Pérez, and Charlotte Prodger. It is also a part of the Feminst Art Coalition

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Relief Efforts for Beirut

August 13, 2020

On August 4, a catastrophic explosion hit Beirut, Lebanon’s capital, killing more than 200 people, injuring 5,000, and leaving 300,000 others homeless. The blast decimated the port, including its grain silo, and wreaked havoc on much of the city. The blast was caused by a fire that spread to 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate, stored in the heart of the city, for 7 years, by a criminally negligent and corrupt government. For a week now, the inhabitants of the afflicted city have been living with the immediate and longer-term effects of this disastrous event: many have lost friends and family...

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A New England Document, by Che Applewhaite, premieres at the Sheffield Doc/Fest

June 16, 2020

Che Applewhaite’s film A New England Document will have its world premiere this month at the Sheffield Doc/Fest (https://sheffdocfest.com/films/6964). A New England Document is an essay portrait of Lorna and Laurence Marshall, told by the filmmaker and their daughter Elizabeth, through their diaries, writings, and visual archive, which the Marshalls began collecting in the 1950s as they embarked on the first of four decades of anthropological expeditions to the Kalahari Desert.... Read more about A New England Document, by Che Applewhaite, premieres at the Sheffield Doc/Fest