reative Chicago: An Interview Marathon

A multi-dimensional look at creativity in the city, the first U.S. marathon conducted by London-based Serpentine Galleries curator Hans Ulrich Obrist features conversations with Theaster Gates, Jeanne Gang, and many others

Presented by the Chicago Humanities Festival in collaboration with EXPO CHICAGO, the Terra Foundation for American Art, and Art Design Chicago.

“Creative Chicago” takes a multi-dimensional, multidisciplinary look at creativity in the city—past, present, and future. Bringing together artists, authors, activists, architects, historians, musicians, philosophers and scientists, the “Creative Chicago” marathon examines the numerous sparks that make the city a center for art, design and architecture. 

reative Chicago: An Interview Marathon

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