Northern Spark, the all-night arts festival which aims to transform our sense of what is possible in public space. Interviews with Associate Director Sarah Peters, and a sampling of Northern Spark artists and their projects: Photographer/Projectionist Bill Cottman (beyond the LOOP), Installation Artist/Insect Wrangler Kate Casanova (Hotel Hotel) and Choreographer Ananya Chatterjea (Blue Dream Journeys). For more in-depth information on these projects, and much more: www.northernspark.org
An interview with Patrick Scully about his work “Leaves of Grass Uncut” — a collage of dance, theater, video and poetry celebrating Walt Whitman, radical artist of the 1800s; and with painter Kerry Jean Pennings, about her show “Mythic Ancestors” at the Vine Arts Center.
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