Episode 760: Nicole Marroquin

Episode 760: Nicole Marroquin


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This week Bad at Sports Center welcomes Nicole Marroquin participant in the DePaul Art Museum exhibition LatinXAmerican and Faculty at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Marroquin’s  practice ranges from social justice to community organizing to educating public school teachers to archiving microhistories and the work of the photographer Diana Solís. Ryan and Duncan trace her practice through a ruckus and bouncy chat that eventually finds its root in Marroquin’s history as a printer and ceramicist.

Episode 759: Caroline Kent

Episode 759: Caroline Kent


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We are back. The audio team needed a little time to recover from a blisteringly hard 2020 but here we kicking it off strong! Hello 2021!

This episode kicks off a miniseries of artist interviews from LatinXAmerican at the DePaul Art Museum. Duncan and Brian chat with Caroline Kent about abstract painting, twin language, and refining an artistic practice during the pandemic.
The Future of Arts Coverage in Chicago’s Paper of Record

The Future of Arts Coverage in Chicago’s Paper of Record

Over the last year is been pretty easy to focus on the big and catastrophic as we move through a pandemic, the push for real social justice and societal reform, a failing American presidency, and the most significant US presidential election most of us will ever know....