2015 The Wall of Respect, its heritage at 48
years: Police vs. Muralists: control
symbolic speech in public space, April 18,
Art Institute of Chicago
2014 Galerie Municipale, Vitry Sur Seine,
2014 Centre Culturel, Ile St.Denis, France
2014 College Art Association, panel on Wall
of Respect and its influence, Chicago
2012 Encuentro Mural International, "La
policia y el artista: control de la expresion
en espacio publico.," Guanajuato, Mexico
2010 Community Built Association, New
2010 College Art Association, panel on Public
Art in Chicago, February 2010, Chicago
2006 Community Built Association @
2005 College Art Association, Atlanta, GA,
2005 College Art Association, Atlanta.
Murals: Esthetics and criticism
2003 Getty Center Conference on Mural
Creation and Preservation in the Americas
2003 College Art Assoc. (NYC): "Claiming
Public Space, Whose Mural Gets Saved?"
2000 Art Institute of Chicago, symposium on
African American Art in American Art
History, part of "To Conserve A Legacy"
exhibit. Presented paper titled, "William
Walker and Mitchell Caton, in the Heart of
the Mural Tradition."
1997 Jornada Internationale de Arte Publico,