Columbia College Chicago

Gabrielle Wilson and Ashley Hollingshead: "Instructions for Living a Life"

Instructions for Living a Life is a joint exhibition between Gabrielle Wilson and Ashley Hollingshead, culminating in two solo performances that dive deep into public success and private failure.

Related programming:

Performances by Gabrielle Wilson and Ashley Hollingshead: May 2, 2019, 7 p.m.
ALL MY LITTLE WORDS: a performative essay on artistic failure with personal examples by Ashley Hollingshead.

Cookin’ with Janice: Simmerin’ by Gabrielle Wilson, a performance found at the intersection of reality television and mental health with the collaboration of Kathleen Gullion. With the use of food materials, the Lecoq training, and family bonds, the witnesses find a little bit of themselves in the stains. 

 Instructions for Living a Life is part of The Third Mask: A Festival for New Devised Performance May 2–4. 

Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

33 E. Ida B. Wells Drive, C33 Gallery, 1st Floor
33 Ida B. Wells Dr., Chicago, IL 60605

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Students, Department of Exhibitions, Performance and Student Spaces (DEPS)




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Mark Porter

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