On April 30th, 2015 Pentimenti Productions convened a panel of experts at Gallery 400 at the University of Illinois - Chicago to discuss the subject of gender equality in the visual arts, following a screening of Hairy Who & The Chicago Imagists.
On February 7th, 2015 Pentimenti Productions convened a panel of experts at the Chicago Cultural Center to discuss the history of comics and cartoons as a source of inspiration for 20th century artists.
On November 7, 2014 Pentimenti Productions convened a panel of scholars to discuss the Chicago Imagist legacy in Hyde Park, the south side neighborhood in which the Imagist artists had some of their first exhibitions.
If you weren't able to join us for the discussion, you can watch video of it below.
We are pleased to announce that Pentimenti Productions has received a Chicago Public Program Grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art to fund a series of three free events taking place around Chicago from November 2014 through May 2015.
Hairy Who & The Chicago Imagists was featured in Art in America magazine's online Interviews section. Director Leslie Buchbinder talked to Richard Vine about the filmmaking process, growing up with the Imagists, and their relevance to contemporary art today.