Talking Back: Chicago Youth Respond

Museum of Contemporary Photography, 600 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605

Talking Back: Chicago Youth Respond

The Talking Back: Chicago Youth Respond exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Photography features works made by teens who participate in Picture Me, an afterschool photography program sponsored by the MoCP at three Chicago high schools: Curie Metropolitan High School, Juarez Community Academy, and Nicolas Senn High School. Co-taught by teams of working artists, this program, which serves approximately 90 students each year, cultivates teens as independent artists who gain a strong technical foundation as they work toward developing their own artistic vision and style through independent projects.  


Join us for an opening reception at the MoCP on April 10, 4:30-6:30pm.

 

Education programs at the MoCP are supported by After School Matters, the Terra Foundation for American Art, and the Lloyd A. Fry Foundation. 


Photo by Edward Ferguson, a Picture Me student  from Benito Juarez Community Academy

Upcoming Events

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Museum of Contemporary Photography

UMBRA is an exhibition consisting of photography and multimedia works by acclaimed fashion photographer Viviane Sassen (Dutch, b. 1972). The work in UMBRA, which means ...

Read more

Opening Reception - Viviane Sasssen: UMBRA

Opening Reception - Viviane Sasssen: UMBRA

Opening Reception - Viviane Sasssen: UMBRA

Museum of Contemporary Photography

Join us for an opening reception for Viviane Sassen: UMBRA. Image credit: Viviane Sassen, Black hole #01, 2014 ...

Read more

Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit

Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit

Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit

The Arcade

Following the major impact of the Museum of Contemporary Photography’s exhibition Petcoke: Tracing Dirty Energy, we look to continue a conversation about environmental injustice through ...

Read more

Lecture in Photography: Barbara Tannenbaum

Lecture in Photography: Barbara Tannenbaum

Lecture in Photography: Barbara Tannenbaum

Ferguson Lecture Hall

BARBARA TANNENBAUM Curator of Photography, Cleveland Museum of Art All lectures are free and open to the general public. Lectures in Photography is presented by the Museum ...

Read more

Lecture in Photography: Malcolm Daniel

Lecture in Photography: Malcolm Daniel

Lecture in Photography: Malcolm Daniel

Ferguson Lecture Hall

MALCOLM DANIEL Curator of Photography, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston All lectures are free and open to the general public. Lectures in Photography is presented by the Museum ...

Read more

Lecture in Photography: Charlotte Cotton

Lecture in Photography: Charlotte Cotton

Lecture in Photography: Charlotte Cotton

Ferguson Lecture Hall

CHARLOTTE COTTON Independent Curator All lectures are free and open to the general public. Lectures in Photography is presented by the Museum of Contemporary Photography and the Photography ...

Read more