3Arts/Bodies of Work Fellow Antonio Davis: Disability Narratives in Art and Life (Virtual)


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3Arts/Bodies of Work Fellow Antonio Davis: Disability Narratives in Art and Life (Virtual)

April 27, 2022 @ 6:00 PM 7:30 PM

Join us for a conversation between Sandie Yi (Disability Culture Activism Lab & co-director of Bodies of Work) and the 2022 3Arts/Bodies of Work Fellow Antonio Davis about their experiences as disabled artists and their thoughts on social media messaging about disability. Antonio will also share his experiences as a Black mouth painter and his current residency project. 

This event will provide ASL interpretation and real-time captioning (CART).

RSVP: https://bit.ly/3ArtsBOW_0427

Contact: If you have any questions about this event or if you have any requests about accessibility, please contact Abby Mendoza amendoza@accessliving.org.

This event is part of the 2022 3Arts/Bodies of Work Residency Fellowship, a program in collaboration with Access Living, the Disability Culture Activism Lab (DCAL) in the Art Therapy and Counseling Department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and UIC’s Disability Cultural Center and Department of Disability and Human Development.

This event is partially supported by Access Living’s Art & Advocacy Training Program. The contents of this event were developed under a grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR grant number 90RTCP0005). NIDILRR is a Center within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The contents of this event do not necessarily represent the policy of NIDILRR, ACL, or HHS, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency, as well as grants to 3Arts from the National Endowment for the Arts and The Joyce Foundation.