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Bronzeville Art District Trolley Tour with DJ Finding Ijeoma
August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for a night of dancing this Friday for our 3rd Bronzeville Art District (BAD) Trolley Tour of the summer, with guest DJ Finding Ijeoma! She’ll be dj’ing alongside our current video works on view in the Burroughs gallery, as part of ‘Black Light Cinema Project’!
Alexandria Eregbu is a creative anthropologist. Her practice spans across art, music, and poetry in order to consider objects, stories, and experiences that address justice and the humanities. As the founder of FINDING IJEOMA, Alexandria uses her lifestyle and storytelling platform to realize meaningful forums that celebrate African-American experiences, including— DJ sets, exhibitions, product design, programs, and intimate gatherings. Alexandria’s work has appeared on screen in Candyman (2021, directed by Nia DaCosta), performing for musicians and festivals such as Sudan Archives and Englewood Music Fest, on radio and television. Alexandria’s writing has been published by the University of Chicago Press, Sixty Inches from Center, Terremoto Magazine, Candor Arts, and Green Lantern Press. Alexandria is a 3Arts Teaching Artist recipient and current faculty at the School of the Arts Institute of Chicago.
Every 3rd Friday until September you can take a ride on the Double-Decker Bus for art and entertainment in the Bronzeville neighborhood! 2023 Summer Tour Schedule and participating Bronzeville locations include:
Blanc Gallery, Bronzeville Artist Lofts, Gallery Guichard, Faie Afrikan Art and South Side Community Art Center