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Artists Connect: Great Black Music Ensemble


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  • Free with museum admission

For this in-gallery program, members of the Great Black Music Ensemble present a series of solo performances in response to the exhibition The People Shall Govern! Medu Art Ensemble and the Anti-Apartheid Poster

Artists Connect is a series of in-gallery programs that highlight the creative process. Artists, poets, dancers, and musicians engage with works of art, making connections to their own practice and inspiring new ways to understand the Art Institute’s collection.

Ernest Dawkins

Ernest Dawkins.

Photo courtesy of the artist.

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Support for Live Arts programming is provided by the Woman’s Board of the Art Institute of Chicago.


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