Conversations at the Edge

Thursday, February 20, 6:00 p.m.
2_20 - Baloji, still from Zombies, 2019. Courtesy of the artist and Sudu Connexion.jpg

Conceived by Belgrade-based curator Greg de Cuir Jr. as an “intervention into the status quo,” Avant-Noir features contemporary films and videos by international artists of African descent to showcase visual representations of Black cultures in their many complexities.

"conversations at the edge is a cultural arts gem" - chicago tribune

Organized by the Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation in collaboration with the Gene Siskel Film Center and the Video Data BankConversations at the Edge is a dynamic weekly series of screenings, performances, and talks by groundbreaking media artists.