Upcoming Events

September 25, 2020 –January 24, 2021

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal

An exhibition gathering the many-layered and multi-faceted works of free jazz pioneer and polymath Milford Graves. Presented by Ars Nova Workshop at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia.

photo of Milford Graves performing on live French TV in 1973
September 28, 2020 – January 24, 2021

Mondays with Milford

A selection of online video screenings

Bi-weekly screenings of rare digital footage from Milford Graves’s archives, along with additional video selections and dialogues that contextualize Graves’s practice.

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal

colorful abstract visualization of human stem cells
Wednesday, October 28

Cell Melodies

Dr. Carlo Ventura and Dr. Baruch Krauss in conversation with Milford Graves

Join us for a conversation between Graves and two of his collaborators, Dr. Carlo Ventura and Dr. Baruch Krauss, as they discuss his research on cardiac rhythms, stem cell growth, and other aspects of the human heart.

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal

photo of Nels Cline and Yuka C. Honda
Friday, October 30

An evening with Nels Cline and CUP

Please join us for a very rare live-streaming experience featuring performances from the electrifying guitarist Nels Cline (solo) and CUP, the duo of Nels and multi-instrumentalist Yuka C. Honda of Cibo Matto.