Greetings from sunny Galesburg, Illinois! Even if you’re not here with us for the tenth One State Together in the Arts conference, we’re pleased to announce that select sessions will be streamed live on our YouTube channel.
Visit bit.ly/XCHANGELive to join us remotely for three sessions on Mon Oct 22 at the Orpheum Theatre, and three more sessions on Tue Oct 23 at Knox College’s Kresge Recital Hall. One State livestreams* are scheduled as follows (Central Time):
Livestreams on Mon Oct 22
11am: Comedy Keynote with Brian Babylon, Susie An, Alison Cuddy, LowDown Brass Band, and special guests
2pm: Institutional Commitment and Responsibility to Creatives of Color with Nina D. Sánchez, Enrich Chicago; Hilesh Patel, Hyde Park Art Center; Samuel M. Smith, MSW, and Emily Laugesen, PhD, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
4pm: Creative Placemaking Opportunities for Small Towns and Rural Areas with Ben Fink, Performing Our Future, Appalshop / Roadside Theater; Jessica J. Modica, Freeport Art Museum / Freeport Civic Arts Plaza; Donna Neuwirth, Wormfarm Institute; Pam Owens, The Gaylord Building Historic Site / National Trust for Historic Preservation; Encarnación Teruel, Illinois Arts Council Agency
Livestreams on Tue Oct 23
11am: Addressing Race, Identity, and Immigration through Artmaking with Kayem, Libyan-American Hip-Hop Artist; Yvette Mayorga, Interdisciplinary Artist; Xiaorong Jajah Wu, Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights; J. Gibran Villalobos, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
1pm: Creative Arts Therapies for Veterans and Servicemembers with Joseph Lefthand, CreatiVets / School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Monica Moki Tantoco, National Veterans Art Museum; Encarnación Teruel, Illinois Arts Council Agency
2:30pm: Workforce Development through Creative Practices and Arts Education with Michael Acerra, Lux Blox; Tammy Diefendorf, Bridgeway; Stephanie Hein, MakerGirl; Amor Montes de Oca, 2112; Kathleen Ridlon, Knox College, Community Outreach Programming in the Arts
Join the conversation! Share your thoughts on social media using the hashtags #OneStateIL, #XCHANGEGBB, and #ExperienceGalesburg.
Livestream content will be archived and available for replay at a later date with closed captions — check back here at onestateillinois.com.
*One State livestreams are subject to change.
Questions? Contact the One State Planning Committee via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.