Gail Silver Memorial Lecture: Theaster Gates

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Artist and innovator Theaster Gates combines strategies of urban planning, object making, and performance. He is internationally recognized for his work on the South Side of Chicago, and is the founder of the non-profit Rebuild Foundation—producing work in museums and communities that responds creatively to the challenges of space.

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

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

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 6:15pm to 8:00pm

RISD Auditorium
17 Canal Walk, Providence RI

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Museum of Art



Free, registration required

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