The Quarantine Times
(Public Media Institute)
This project, from the folks behind Lumpen and Co-Prosperity Sphere, features interviews, musing, audio dispatches and art projects from creative people—from performance artist Darling Shear to painter Lise Haller Baggesen—staying connected during isolation.
(Terrain Exhibitions and CNL Projects)
For this monthlong collective action, artists publicly display works, either in windows or outside their homes; the pieces will also go up on the project website, with a portion of all proceeds going to the Arts for Illinois Relief Fund.
Through June 20
Common Field Convening
The sixth iteration of the conference for artists and organizers was online this year, videos of which are now online. We recommend “Matching Minorities,” where Chicagoans Lisa Lee and Jen Delos Reyes discuss institutionalized racism.
An ongoing collaboration between Roman Susan and Cuckoo’s Theater raises a ceremonial artist-made flag to mark changes of seasons. On June 20, Liz Weinstein’s banner will be replaced with one by Canadian multimedia artist Kandis Friesen.