In conjunction with the Chicago Architectural Biennial:
Creative Grounds, a multi-year initiative led by Borderless Studio, offered programs and workshops at the former Anthony Overton Elementary School in the Bronzeville neighborhood of Chicago – from small group dialogues and workshops to social gatherings.
On September 20, 2019, artists and architects joined forces to collaborate in a celebration of this venerated, now closed, Chicago public school.
CALL TO ACTIONMauricio and Sophia Forero asked 3 questions of their installation viewers/participants
- what is your name?
- what is the name of your elementary school(s)?
- what was your biggest challenge in elementary school?
- (if you want, tell us how you overcame it)