Institutional Incubation Program

Joanna Furnans

DOING FINE DANCE “Doing Fine” is an evening-length solo created and performed by Joanna Furnans in collaboration with Lu Yim (Portland), Deborah Goffee (Northampton), Morgan Thorson (Minneapolis), Molly Shanahan (Chicago/Philadelphia), Erica Ricketts (NYC), Christine Wallers (Chicago), and Barrie Jean Borich (Chicago). ARTIST BIO Joanna Furnans is a Chicago-based independent dance artist. Her work has been   …Continue Reading


Matt Bodett

We Are, We Are Multimedia As a project we are, we are seeks to change the conversation we have about mental health. Having been diagnosed with schizo-affective disorder myself, in 2005, this project is both personal and deeply needed socially. Too often people with mental health issues are demonized, portrayed as violent criminals, and wrongfully   …Continue Reading


Andy Slater

Andrew Slater, 2015 Sound As Sight Sound Sound As Sight is a field recording project directed by Andy Slater featuring contributions by people who are blind or visually impaired. The project will explore the unique relationships that blind people have with sound. Using accessible IOS recording software, each participant will capture sounds from their life that   …Continue Reading