Episode 622: Gabe Holcombe of Lillerne Tapes

Episode 622: Gabe Holcombe of Lillerne Tapes

This week on Bad at Sports Center, Gabe Holcombe of Lillerne Tapes joins Brian Andrews, Dana Bassett and special guest host, smaller Dana (aka Alexis Bassett aka DJ Lil Sis), to discuss ten years of cassette releases and what types of audio are, and are not, allowed in prison. Enjoy some smooth jams as Holcombe previews the latest Lillerne releases. More information available at http://www.lillernetapes.com/.

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TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (4/19-4/25)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (4/19-4/25)

1.Traversing the Scaffolding April 21, 2018, 7-10PM Work by: Tannaz Motevalli, Violet Eckles-Jordan, Katryna Oliveau, Sarah Pletcher, Sophia Karina English, Micah Dillman, Jesus Hilario, and Maria Luìsa (Curated by: Jerico Domingo) The Condo Association: 2700 W North...

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Episode 621: Daniel G. Baird

This week in the studio, we enter the virtual cave of sculptor, Daniel G. Baird. Dana and Ryan join Daniel in traversing the temporal expanse, dragging the prehistoric into the hyperreality of the Anthropocene. We muse on the museological and disambiguate our guest from his 90’s roots rock alter ego. Daniel’s current solo exhibition, “on the water,” is on display at New York’s Grimm
Gallery and is additionally featured in “Unthought Environments,” at the Renaissance Society.

Episode 620: Karsten Lund

Karsten Lund is Assistant Curator at The Renaissance Society with recent curated exhibitions including Ben Rivers Urth and Sadie Benning’s Shared Eye. Previously, Lund was Curatorial Assistant at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, contributing to major group exhibitions including The Way of the Shovel: Art as Archaeology and The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now.Additionally, he has produced curatorial projects at other venues, including the Museum of Contemporary Photography, New Capital Projects, Hyde Park Art Center, and a factory shortly before its demolition.

Episode 619: Emily Eddy

Today on Bad at Sports(center center center center), curator and media artist Emily Eddy joins Ryan, Diana and Jesse in the cave to discuss this weekend’s Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival, which she curated. We talk the talk about talking about moving images (which used to be movies and before that films and at some point in there videos), about recent trends in the field, about programming strategies, about the Nightingale’s tenth anniversary (!!!) and what it is teens are or are into. It’s probably radio and probably newspapers, but who knows.

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (4/12-4/18)

1. Strange Birds April 12, 2018, 7-10PM Francesco Kiàis, ieke Trinks, Colin Roberson, and T Sam White Defibrillator Performance Art Gallery: 1029 W 35th St, Chicago, IL 60609   2. Dysphoric Objects April 14, 2018, 7-10PM Work by: Violet Eckles-Jordan Hume: 3242 W...


1. The Registers April 8, 2018, 3-6PM Work by: Dianna Frid and Monika Müller GOLDFINCH: 319 N Albany Ave, Chicago, IL 60612   2. ANTECEDENT and Delta April 7, 2018, 6PM Work by: Kristin Abhalter Smith and Kevin Link Ignition Project Space: 3839 W Grand Ave, #1,...


1. Where Do We Go From Here? March 29, 2018, 10:30AM-12PM Work by: Stacia Yeapanis with Kathy Trumbull Fimreite, Brent Fogt, Melinda Thorpe Gordon, Jaclyn Jackunski, Jenny Kendler, Meg Leary, Geoffry Smalley, and Erin Washington Robert F. DeCaprio Art Gallery: 9000 W...

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (3/22-3/28)

1. Sensing Connection to the Time Left March 24, 2018, 6-9PM Work by: A. Laurie Palmer Iceberg Projects: 7714 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60626   2. Threshold March 24, 2018, 6-9PM Work by: Giselle Mira-Diaz and Qais Assali The Overlook: 3323 W Armitage Ave,...

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (3/15-3/21)

1. Cerebral Sediment March 17, 2018, 3-6PM Work by: Tracie Hayes Apparatus Projects: 2639 W Ainslie St, Chicago, IL 60625   2. Tangla: S h r i n e March 16, 2018, 6-10PM Work by: Sara Goodman Ampersand Cowork: 3317 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60647   3....


1. Why Do Spiders Drink From My Mouth While I’m Sleeping? March 10, 2018, 7-10PM Work by Molly Colleen O’Connell Julius Caesar: 3311 West Carroll Ave, Chicago, IL 60624   2. Hard Broom March 9, 2018, 7-10PM Work by: Morganne Wakefield Baby Blue Gallery: 2201 S...


1. Carved from Sausage March 2, 2018, 7-10PM Work by: S. Nicole Lane Sustain Gallery: 1201 W Leland Ave, Chicago, IL 60640   2. Portions of the Colossus March 2, 2018, 6-9PM Work by: Nora Chin, Roland Miller, and Ross Normandin Fernwey: 916 N Damen Ave, Chicago,...

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (2/22-2/28)

1. Video Drawings February 24, 2018, 5-8PM Work by: Howardena Pindell DOCUMENT: 1709 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60642   2. Morning Rage February 23, 2018, 5-8PM Work by: Kate Gilmore Aspect/Ratio: 864 N Ashland Chicago, IL 60622   3. Meg Nafziger February...

THINKS: Marcela Torres

The following THINKS to Think submission is a piece by the fabulous Marcela Torres. Enjoy! Marcela Torres, “Favored To Win”, 2017. With Chase Calloway and Jesse Meredith. Image courtesy of the artist. Photograph by Emerson Granillo.     Pleasure into Pain...