a2ru 8th Annual National Conference “Land and Equity: The Art and Politics of Place,” Online Oct. 15-30

University of Wisconsin–Madison Division of the Arts to host virtual conference The Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru) will hold its 8th annual National Conference, “Land and Equity: The Art and Politics of …

UW–Madison to host dancer, choreographer and director of Ladies of Hip Hop, Michele Byrd-McPhee as the fall 2020 Division of the Arts Interdisciplinary Artist

The University of Wisconsin–Madison Division of the Arts (presenter) welcomes Michele Byrd-McPhee as the fall 2020 interdisciplinary artist. Michele Byrd-McPhee is a dancer, choreographer, teacher, producer, curator and director of Ladies of Hip-Hop. Byrd-McPhee has …

Contested Homes: Migrant Liberation Movement Suite

The final event of Interdisciplinary Artists-in-Residence Ben Barson and Gizelxanath Rodriguez’s spring 2020 residency will be virtual—the online premiere of a new multimedia work that combines jazz, hip hop, spoken word, dance, and visual art, created together with students from their Artivism: Intercultural Solidarity & Decolonizing Performance course.