April 17, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
In this two-part program, explore identity with special guest artist and heteroflexible cisgender woman of distinction, Irregular Girl.
Wednesday, April 17, 6–8pm
Smart Museum of Art
The University of Chicago
5550 S. Greenwood Avenue
Part I begins with a tour of the Smart Museum’s exhibition Embodying the Self, featuring works like Ambiguous Beauty / Aimai-no-bi, artist Yasumasa Morimura’s depiction of himself as Marilyn Monroe’s first Playboy pin-up, complete with prosthetic breasts, stylized makeup, and wig.
Following the tour, Irregular Girl will lead a workshop where participants can create their own drag identities and work collaboratively on a large-scale feather fan for use in her performance at Berlin Nightclub in Part II.
FREE. Space may be limited, so we ask that you please register in advance.
Wednesday, May 8, 10 am doors, 11:30 pm performance
954 W. Belmont Avenue
For Part II, meet up at Berlin Nightclub for DURO, an inclusive party featuring music and performances, hosted by Irregular Girl.
$5 cover. Must be at least 21 with valid ID.