Tuesday 13th July 2010, 8:00pm
Session 34: Visiting Artist Talk with Chris Tourre (US)
Chris Tourre is a Chicago-based artist and part of Unit 2 Art and Design Collective. Tourre’s work explores community, spirituality, and the folkier aspects of culture while highlighting participation and DIY culture as critical components to his art-making.
Tourre earned his BFA in Sculpture from The Pennsylvania State University and an MFA in Studio Arts from the University of Illinois at Chicago. His work has been shown at various venues including most recently the Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), Co-Prosperity Sphere, Gallery 400, Eel Space and The South Side Community Arts Center.