The Co-Prosperity Sphere (C-PS) is an Experimental Cultural Center located
in Bridgeport, The Community of the Future.
The space is used to showcase artists, musicians, performers
and cultural workers from around the world. The C-PS hosts exhibitions,
screenings, presentations, installations, festivals, and performance
programs in its 5,000 square foot gallery. Many of the organizers of
the C-PS live above it on the second floor and you will find us curating
and organizing shows as much as we mop up the floors.
The people behind C-PS also started buddY, the
precursor to our new home. Thus, by guilt of association, the C-PS hosts
the Lumpen Magazine office and the Public Media Institute; a non profit
arts organization that helps produce the annual Version Festival and
the Select Media Festival. The sphere also contains the Reuben Kincaid Project Room, a few artist studios, and an artist residency program.
Moving to the south side allowed us to realize our dreams
of having a very flexible and large space to promote a diversity of interests
that we hope showcases the best Chicago's various creative communitys can
offer. Please join us at our myriad events and programs, stop by, grab
of Lumpen or Proximity magazines.
Or walk on by and check out the latest window display by neighborhood
artists and internationally reknowned troublemakers.
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