Author Archives: stockyard

Flight Maps

Initiated by artist, teacher, naturalist Nikki Jarecki, Flight Maps is a year long workshop on teaching and ecology and personal history. Through teaching frames and metaphor like Migration / Immigration, biography / autobiography, the workshop will explore methods for building

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Flight Maps

Initiated by artist, teacher, naturalist Nikki Jarecki, Flight Maps is a year long workshop on teaching and ecology and personal history. Through teaching frames and metaphor like Migration / Immigration, biography / autobiography, the workshop will explore methods for building

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A Portfolio of Images

Ivan Pavlov, drawing (green lead and ink on reproduction) A portfolio of images from the last 20 years  

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A Portfolio of Images

Ivan Pavlov, drawing (green lead and ink on reproduction) A portfolio of images from the last 20 years  

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EXPERIMENT 6

What does it mean to prepare a new type of school where learning shapes creative study and the documentation of that work establishes a new model for a school through a thoughtful, self-initiated plan of action? Artist and Associate Professor

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EXPERIMENT 6

What does it mean to prepare a new type of school where learning shapes creative study and the documentation of that work establishes a new model for a school through a thoughtful, self-initiated plan of action? Artist and Associate Professor

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A Plea for Playgrounds

A Plea for Playgrounds by Jim Duignan Embodied by a twelve-foot seesaw—a piece of playground equipment requiring cooperation—A Plea for Playgrounds is the result of a collaboration between artist Jim Duignan and a group of elders who shared with him personal

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A Plea for Playgrounds

A Plea for Playgrounds by Jim Duignan Embodied by a twelve-foot seesaw—a piece of playground equipment requiring cooperation—A Plea for Playgrounds is the result of a collaboration between artist Jim Duignan and a group of elders who shared with him personal

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Print Pedagogy

Nuria Montiel will work with the Stockyard Institute in Chicago from September 7 – November 17, 2014 complementing her residency at the Hyde Park Art Center. Mexico City-based artist Nuria Montiel makes collective and participatory art in public spaces using

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Print Pedagogy

Nuria Montiel will work with the Stockyard Institute in Chicago from September 7 – November 17, 2014 complementing her residency at the Hyde Park Art Center. Mexico City-based artist Nuria Montiel makes collective and participatory art in public spaces using

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Stockyard Institute – Art and Social Practice in the Midwest

Plains Art Museum will host Central Time Centric, a landmark symposium, on September 4-7, 2014, in Fargo, N.D. Socially engaged art has gained recent momentum, though it has long roots in community arts, social and political movements, feminist art, and

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Stockyard Institute – Art and Social Practice in the Midwest

Plains Art Museum will host Central Time Centric, a landmark symposium, on September 4-7, 2014, in Fargo, N.D. Socially engaged art has gained recent momentum, though it has long roots in community arts, social and political movements, feminist art, and

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Bio-Graphing the Beast

Bio-Graphing The Beast: Stockyard Institute hosted a four-part workshop series inside the belly of The Beast and Hyde Park Art Center this June, examining the organs of the beast as a metaphor for our social and historical locations in Chicago.

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Bio-Graphing the Beast

Bio-Graphing The Beast: Stockyard Institute hosted a four-part workshop series inside the belly of The Beast and Hyde Park Art Center this June, examining the organs of the beast as a metaphor for our social and historical locations in Chicago.

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