Reveca Torres on the Tres Fridas Project

Reveca Torres on the Tres Fridas Project

Lise McKean talked with Reveca Torres about her collaboration with Mariam Pare and Tara Ahern on the Tres Fridas Project.The conversation took place at the Bridgeport Art Center gallery, where the Tres Fridas Project was exhibited in September 2019. Lise: When we...
Episode 708: Abraham Cruzvillegas

Episode 708: Abraham Cruzvillegas


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On today’s show Dana and Duncan are joined in the Lumpen studios by conceptual heavyweight, Abraham Cruzvillegas. We discuss the work and intention behind The Ballad of Etc., a new exhibition opening at The Arts Club of Chicago on September 12th featuring a musical performance in collaboration with experimental jazz ensemble, Restroy. In addition his brilliant conversation, Cruzvillegas shares a preview of some of the writing and music used to create the exhibition. Definitely an episode not to be missed!

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (9/26-10/2)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (9/26-10/2)

1. I’m Not Trying to Change Anything, I’m just Changing September 28th, 2019 7-10PM Work by: Sonnenzimmer, AppleButter Animated Public Works: 1539 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622   2. Janice Nowinski: Bodies of Paint September 28th, 2019 Work by: Janice Nowinski...
Episode 707: Lisa Lapinski

Episode 707: Lisa Lapinski


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In this week’s episode we check in with Houston based artist Lisa Lapinski. On the opening day of the NADA Chicago invitational Lapinsky makes time to sit down and talk about Minneapolis art institutions, underpants, tobacco, and bingo and a post-Orientalist America. We check in about childhood myths and modernist sculpture, and recognize the vaping horrors being experienced by the youth of America today.

TOP V. FROM BARELY FAIR 2019

TOP V. FROM BARELY FAIR 2019

1. Flyweight Projects Row 2 Work by: Samantha Bittman, Cameron Granger, Barb Smith, Alessandro Teoldi   2. Green Gallery Row 1 Work by: Katy Cowan, Michelle Grabner, Tony Matelli   3. Odd Ark LA Row 1 Work by: Brian Randolph   4. Loo Row 3 Work by: Laura Davis,...