Art Basel Miami sees attendance rise

Art Basel Miami sees attendance rise

The 6th annual Art Basel Miami Beach closed Sunday reporting a higher overall attendance, more gallery participation and more international media coverage than in past years. Messe Schweiz, the art fair’s owner, reported 43,000 visitors attended the fair, which...
Mark Wallinger:  Turner Prize Winner.

Mark Wallinger: Turner Prize Winner.

Last week it was announced that Mark Wallinger would be the recipient of this years Turner prize. Lucky for all of Chicago as he still has a show up at Donald Young Gallery. More on the Turner Prize 2007 More on Donald Young...
New Zealander to be 1st artist to draw in space

New Zealander to be 1st artist to draw in space

New Zealand artist Makoure Scott paid $200,000 for a seat on the inaugural flight of Virgin Galactic. Scott is expected to be the first professional artist to draw in space. Scott is a painter and environmental artist who incorporates elements of Maori and Pakeha...

Political Attack Ad season is here…

It’s that time of the year again. With only a few weeks before the Iowa primary the canadates are unleashing the full force of all that money they have been saving up for national attack ads. This I am sure is just the first of many. Also is this devastating...