(Curator & director)
A living museum of Chicago: the past, the present, the mythological. Combining elements of museum, play, fair, and installation. Featuring pieces by 6 teams of Chicago artists, as well as live music and multimedia installation. Great Fires invites audiences to explore six attractions in a living museum of Chicago history and lore. Hosted by the legendary Mrs. O’Leary, the event sheds new light on blazes in Chicago since the notorious fire of 1871. Presented by White Elephant in partnership with Stockyard Institute and Co-Prosperity Sphere.