The Brothers Quay, the legendary team of identical twin stop motion animators, will be appearing tonight in Chicago at DePaul University for a screening and conversation about their work. The event, which begins at 7pm, is FREE and open to the public. For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page.
The Quays will screen the “Hopscotch” retrospective that was part of their recent MoMA retrospective and sneak peek their latest animated short based on the life and work of Felisberto Hernández. They will also be presented with the DePaul Humanities Center’s 2013-14 Humanities Laureate Award.