Salon Talk: A Conversation With Patrick Jackson

Salon Talk: A Conversation With Patrick Jackson

Guest Post by Young Joon Kwak   This edition of salon talk is a conversation with artist and educator Patrick Jackson.  Jackson was born in Los Angeles, CA, where he also currently resides.  Working primarily in sculpture, he’s had exhibitions in galleries...
ArtStack and the social dimension of art

ArtStack and the social dimension of art

Guest Post by Mark Sheerin Art needs networks, and the 20th century testifies to that. There could never have been a lone fauvist, a solitary cubist, an isolated futurist, etc, etc. The avant garde loves company, and, without it, could never have made the great...
On Lascaux

On Lascaux

This piece was originally submitted to Chicago Artist Writers: Guest post by Daniel Baird In the recent Field Museum exhibition ‘Scenes from the Stone Age: The Cave Paintings of Lascaux,’ perfect replicas of a 20,000 year old archaeological site in the...
I AM MYSELF A CITIZEN OF NO MEAN CITY VOL. 4

I AM MYSELF A CITIZEN OF NO MEAN CITY VOL. 4

Hello friends, It has been a pleasure to be able to share my love for all things art in Indianapolis with you over the summer! This will be the final installment of my series. For this post I’d like to focus on looking forward at what Indianapolis has in store...
The Greatest Op-Ed of All: The Dobrzynski-Durston Proposal

The Greatest Op-Ed of All: The Dobrzynski-Durston Proposal

Guest Post by James Pepper Kelly Imagine that a writer named Judith H. Dobrzynski boards a plane. She’s ambivalent about her recent op-ed for the New York Times, “High Culture Goes Hands-On,” in which she mourned the loss of a classic, passive museum experience....