ICUQTS: International Chicago Underground Queer Transcendance Symposium 2018
TRQPITECA presents ICUQTS:
International Chicago Underground Queer Transcendance Symposium
September 29-30, 2018, Chicago, IL
ICUQTS: International Chicago Underground Queer Transcendence Symposium is an interdisciplinary art and community festival celebrating creative cultural engagement with local and international queer (LGBTQIA+) communities through exhibition and curation of visual art, installations, performance art, live music, panel discussions, workshops, community organizations, and vendors in Chicago the weekend of September 29 & 30, 2018. ICUQTS is a part of EXPO ART WEEK 2018, and is sponsored in part by The Propeller Fund, La Vinata, The Second City, Chicago Sound Co, Colectivo Multipolar, and TRQPITECA.
Saturday September 29 & Sunday September 30, 1pm - 9pm
Two full day of art exhibition, music, performances, panel discussion, and workshops. Community organizations will table and vendors will offer arts & crafts, wellness & health services such as massage, reiki, tarot, HIV testing, etc. *BYOB from La Vinata, 3124 W Cermak Rd, Chicago*
ICUQTS is created and presented by TRQPITECA: a Chicago-based artist duo and production company creating space for local and international artists working with queer and tropical aesthetics to experiment and thrive. Since 2015, co-founders Natalie Murillo (La Spacer) and Jacquelyn Carmen Guerrero (CQQCHIFRUIT) have curated this cultural platform as an intersection between art, queer culture, and dance music, with the intention of fostering creative engagement with the diverse communities of which we are a part.
PERFORMANCES BY Zemmoa [B!TCH3Z Productionz], M. Lamar, Keijaun Thomas, TRQPiTECA, Ariel Zetina, Po'Chop, OrB BoX, Jared Brown, NAXÖ, Clothilde Cook, Niña, LadyDaddy, Sasha NoDisco & Sara Goodman; VISUAL ART BY Ally Almore, Amina Ross, Andy Bellomo, Betsy Stout, Croak Proveda & Olive Stefanski, Cheryl Acuña, Chloe P ONeill, Christopher Sonny Martinez, Colectivo Multipolar, Eloise Sherrid, Erin Bliss, Florix, Janie Bootsie Stamm, Jasmine Clark, Joelle Antonio Mercedes, Jonathan Korotko, Ken Folk , Kyle Paco Gammon, Manal Kara, Natalie LaChall, Natalie Woodlock, Pete Brooks, Sara Heymann, Sofia Moreno, Stormé Legacy, Tesh Silver, Violet Eckles-Jordan; VIDEO & FILM BY: Ciriza, Fannie Sosa, Hereaclitus Here Vernon, Elizabeth Mputu, S Nicole Lane, and Sky Cubacub (Rebirth Garments); WORKSHOPS BY Frill-Ability Inc. & Petty Crocker, Keynote on Economic Transcendence by Ingrid LaFleur, and a Panel Discussion on Queer Health & Healing in our Communities ... We'd like to thank our Sponsors: Propeller Fund, La Vinata, The Second City Training Center - Chicago, Chicago Sound Co, Pilsen Wellness Center, and our Donors Disability Helpers LLC
*NOTE: Tickets are Nonrefundable! To resell tickets, visit the ICUQTS 2018 Facebook page.*
By attending ICUQTS 2018, you consent to video and photo documentation.
2134 South Troy Street
Chicago, IL 60623
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