Rebecca Nakaba & Atticus Lazenby
Rebecca Nakaba is a writer and multimedia artist living in Chicago. She is an MFA in Writing candidate at the School of the Art Institute Chicago and received her BFA in Astronomy and Literature from Bennington College. Often seen with a microscope or telescope, her work is concerned with the extremes of scale and nature, and where humans land in between.
Atticus Lazenby is a multi-instrumentalist and composer living in Chicago. His music explores the overlapping of jazz, funk, and world music through the use of improvisation as a primary compositional tool. His first album with his band the Atticus Lazenby Group received a City of Chicago DCASE Individual Artist Project grant, and can be listened to on his website: www.atticuslazenbymusic.com/group.