Episode 138: Next Art Fair

Episode 138: Next Art Fair

http://media.libsyn.com/media/badatsports/Bad_at_Sports_Episode_138-Next.mp3 download The Bad at Sports Art Explosion rolls on. This week: Duncan and Britton Bertran talk to Kavi Gupta and Christian Viveros-Faune from Next Art Fair. Much fun is had by all. Art Chicago...
Artist Starves Dog to Death

Artist Starves Dog to Death

Sneaker blog SlamXHype blogged about this a few days ago. “Last year, Guillermo Vargas Habacuc, in the name of art, took a dog from the street, and starved him to death. Endorsed by the prestigious Visual Arts Biennial of the Central American, Habacuc has been...

Yale Art Student Uses Abortion as an Art Medium

From the Yale Daily News: Art major Aliza Shvarts ’08 wants to make a statement. Beginning next Tuesday, Shvarts will be displaying her senior art project, a documentation of a nine-month process during which she artificially inseminated herself “as often...
Spain’s Guggenheim Bilbao Sacks CFO for Embezzlement

Spain’s Guggenheim Bilbao Sacks CFO for Embezzlement

Spain’s Guggenheim Museum Bilbao has sacked its Chief Financial Officer, Roberto Cearsolo Barrenetxea, Wednesday over confessed embezzlement totaling nearly $800,000 USD over the past decade through small transactions dealing with two companies related to the...

SERIOUSLY!!!! Bike it.

So, it turns out that anyone who “bikes” to the Merchandise Mart gets in free to Artropolis. That would include the Next Fair (which all you good Art minded Chicagoans should be off too anyway) and Art Chicago. This seems to be in relation to the Mart...