This week’s roundup comes to you from my now semi empty apartment after a long day of moving. Here are the stories that caught my eye this week. Have a great weekend.
RT: @Lampo Illinois Arts Council FY10 budget is just $8M compared to $19.4M in FY07 – budget has plummeted more than 58% in three years.
James Brown was seriously bad ass. I wish I had half of his moves.Â (via The Barstool Romantic)
MCA’s chief curator, Elizabeth Smith,Â steps down
Vogue takes a look inside Cindy Sherman’s swanky pad and studio.
RT @KnightLAT Oops. Forbes magazine thinks Eli Broad helped to found a contemporary art museum in Chicago:
Going to go see Justin Cooper’s performance at the MCA in a couple of hours. I’ll post some photos tonight on the blog.
Reading @artfagcity’s post on Bellwether’s expenses and revenue loss.
Checking out the Get It Together Show on flickr.
Watching an awesome video of skateboarders in slowmo. via @hustlerculture
How did I miss the Thai western film Tears of the Black Tiger?
Rob Roy Kelly American Wood Type Collection (via Post Family)
Proximity has posted photos from last weekend’s openings.
RT: @artfagcity Merce Cunningham Dies at the age of 90.