The Co-Prosperity Sphere (C-PS) is an experimental cultural center located in Bridgeport, The Community of the Future. The Sphere is a public platform for art and ideas and an advocate for emerging art in all its forms and the home of Public Media Institute. PMI is a 501 (c)3 non profit arts organization. PMI helps produce the annual Version Festival and the MDW Fair; the art magazines Proximity, Matériel, the Bridgeport International, Lumpen magazine, and Mash Tun Journal. PMI facilitates exhibitions, socially engaged projects, critical publications and community initiatives. From our space we build independent cultural infrastructures to maintain a healthy art ecology for Chicago and our region. Sign up at the lumpen newsletter to receive updates about our activities, event notices and calls for participation in events, exhibitions and other fine activities.