SPARE: Stencil Printing Association for Risographic Excercise

SPARE: Stencil Printing Association for Risographic Excercise

I first came across SPARE residency at this past year’s MDW Fair, held at the monstrous industrial complex adjacent to the defunct Fiske coal plant and now known as Mana Contemporary Art Center. The fair was kind of a clusterfuck, but I somehow made my way...
Chicago Art in Pictures: January 2013

Chicago Art in Pictures: January 2013

A graphic, editorial overview of art, artists, and visual art events, found in and around Chicago over the course of the preceding month. All artwork copyright original artists; all photography copyright Paul Germanos. Thelonious Elliot and Wray Morgan Herbert-King @...
Returning to They’re Mending the Great Forest Highway

Returning to They’re Mending the Great Forest Highway

This weekend, Every house has a door will be performing their original work, Mending the Great Forest Highway, on February 15 and 16 at 8pm, and then again on February 17 at 7 pm as part of the IN>TIME festival at Links Hall (3435 N. Sheffield Avenue) $15...
Kansas City Inside Out

Kansas City Inside Out

For my time in Kansas City, I have created for myself a program of full emersion. I am doing my best to live, learn, read, hear and see this city inside out. From my outsider-on-the-inside position, I am looking deep down inside of Kansas City for themes currently...
What Can Be Done with Dance? Pt. 1

What Can Be Done with Dance? Pt. 1

This post initiates what I hope will be a series of posts made in response to the question: “What can be done with dance?”. The question is taken from the book, “How to Do Things with Dance: Performing Change in Postwar America” by Rebekah J Kowal. In the book...