Thursday: Black History Keynote by John Corbett
Dates: Thu Feb 16, 17
Wadada Leo Smith's Ankhrasmation Scores
John Corbett co-curated Wadada Leo Smith: Ankhrasmation, The Language Scores, 1967-2015, (on view through March 5), with Hamza Walker, and owns Corbett vs Dempsey gallery in Chicago. John and has taught at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) since 1988. He was artistic director of Berlin JazzFest 2002, co-curated the Empty Bottle Jazz Series from 1996 to 2005, and was co-curator of Pathways to Unknown Worlds: Sun Ra, El Saturn, and Chicago s Afro-Futurist Underground, 1954-1968 (Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, 2006; Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, 2009; Durham Art Guild, Durham, North Carolina, 2009).
Doors open at 6 pm. Light refreshments provided. Included with admission.
Included with admission: $5, students $2.
Free for children through age 12 and KIA members