Center Field on art:21 blog: Interview with Derek Chan

Center Field on art:21 blog: Interview with Derek Chan

Our latest post for our Center Field column on art:21 blog is up! This week, Martine Syms talks to Derek Chan, whose 12 x 12 exhibition at the  Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago opens on November 6th. A brief excerpt: Derek Chan and I have been friends for a little...
Falling with Lora Fosberg

Falling with Lora Fosberg

GUEST POST BY DAMIEN JAMES Great art shows always seem to find me. I don’t really check the listings or catch the buzz, but if it’s a show I’m meant to see, it somehow happens and I don’t like to think too much about the mechanism at work which...

Off-Topic | The Post Family

Off-Topic invites artists, curators, writers, and cultural workers to discuss a subject not directly related to the practice of making art. We would like to welcome The Post Family as our latest participants. They will be shedding some light on their favorite...
Half the sky, and just a bit more of your attention.

Half the sky, and just a bit more of your attention.

GUEST POST BY DAMIEN JAMES Part two of two. If you haven’t already, you may be wondering by now what this has to do with art, why you’re reading about a humanitarian crisis on an arts weblog? I’ll tell you. During the community conversation and...
Half the sky, all your attention.

Half the sky, all your attention.

GUEST POST BY DAMIEN JAMES Part one of two. I recently attended a community conversation with New York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize winner Nicholas Kristof, who was speaking about the oppression of and cruelty toward women throughout much of our global society,...