Episode 590: Naima Keith and Ian Weaver

Episode 590: Naima Keith and Ian Weaver


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This week we check in with Naima Keith and Ian Weaver…

Naima Keith Deputy Director of Exhibits and Programs at the California African American Museum and Chicago Art rocker and roller Ian Weaver join the show to talk about the Artadia Granting program, (COOK COUNTY – YOUR ARTADIA APPLICATIONS ARE DUE ON THE FIRST OF JUNE,) Museum Challenges, tindering artists, programing at CAAM, Pilsen and the Little Village, inventing histories for communities which have suffered erasure, the Black Knight Archive, and how facing the past helps us find the future.

The T is rich this week with a bizarre and public fight on Facebook between two prominent Chicago Art worlders, the South Side Weekly digs deep into Theaster Gate’s Rebuild Foundation, and the Chicago Torture Justice Center Opens today!

Bad At Sports Sunday Comics with Lala Albert

Bad At Sports Sunday Comics with Lala Albert

By Krystal DiFronzo With the thawing of Spring comes little sprouts, molds, and insects. Who better to remind us of the unseen natural dramas we pass by every day than the cartoonist and artist, Lala Albert. I briefly chatted with Lala about her new upcoming book with...
Episode 589: Ionit Behar

Episode 589: Ionit Behar

http://traffic.libsyn.com/badatsports/Bad_At_Sports_Episode_589_Ionit_Behar.mp3 download Ionit Behar!!! This week we are joined by Spertus Curator and Independent force Ionit Beher. We talk Spertus, Ben Shahn, Fieldwork Collaborative, the Chicago Parks District and...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (5/25-5/31)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (5/25-5/31)

1. Indigeneity, Gender, and Sexualities May 26, 2017, 10AM-3PM Newberry Library: 60 W Walton St, Chicago, IL 60610   2. Mariame Kaba discusses Trying to Make the Personal Political May 27, 2017, 3-5PM Presentation by: Mariame Kaba Self-Reliance School: 244 Lake St,...