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Date & Time

Saturday, March 21, 2020
4:00 PM

Location

Off Campus (see description)

Admission

FREE, but space is limited. Please register in advance.

More Information

https://theallureofmatter.org

Contact

Smart Museum of Art
773-702-0200
smart-museum@uchicago.edu

Description

Join the Smart Museum of Art, Wrightwood 659, and Poetry Foundation for a special program connecting material art and poetry.

The evening features a live reading of the book Silk Poems by artist and poet Jen Bervin, as well as an exclusive tour of 'The Allure of Matter: Material Art from China.'

RELATED PROGRAM
On February 27, investigate how poems “materialize” through interaction with the physical world during a drop-in creative writing and art-making workshop at the Poetry Foundation.

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Image: Liang Shaoji, Chains: The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Nature Series, No. 79 (detail), 2002–07. Photo courtesy of the artist and ShangART Gallery.