Michael Rea’s Wooden Wonderland for Nerds

Michael Rea’s Wooden Wonderland for Nerds

Guest Post by Jeriah Hildwine The Elmhurst Art Museum’s recent exhibition, “Michael Rea: Soirée” (July 8 – September 4, 2011) brought together a large grouping of this artist’s work.  I caught the show just a couple of days before it closed, and it...
Barbara Kasten Talks With Heidi Norton

Barbara Kasten Talks With Heidi Norton

GUEST POST BY HEIDI NORTON As a photography student of the mid/late 90’s, Barbara Kasten was of great significance to me. I lost track of her during the first decade of the millennium, as the contemporaries of the Becher’s school (Gursky, Ruff, Struth)...
Rachel Mason Interviews Tim Kinsella

Rachel Mason Interviews Tim Kinsella

GUEST POST BY RACHEL MASON *Note: New York-based sculptor and performer Rachel Mason recently completed a guest-blogging stint at Art21 Blog. Her run there is over, but Rachel enjoyed the process of blogging so much that she asked us if she could contribute a few...
The Search

The Search

GUEST POST BY HEATHER MCSHANE I arrived late in the evening to the opening of Jason Lazarus’s The Search at Andrew Rafacz Gallery. Left were the previous climbers’ footprints on the white-painted steps of The Search, which resembles a pyramid. Wearing a skirt and...