Thinks: Michael J. Golec

Thinks: Michael J. Golec

One or Three Chairs: An Interview with Michael J. Golec   Keeley Haftner: Let’s start broader and then go to specifics. In general, your overall project seems to be about defying categorization –for example, you’ve taken an interest in the work of Wendell Castle...
The Kingdom of Kitai at Ulterior Gallery

The Kingdom of Kitai at Ulterior Gallery

by Kelsey Brod The Kingdom of Kitai at Ulterior Gallery in New York’s Lower East Side opens the tiny gallery like a tunnel to narrative artist Gaku Tsutaja’s world. Though the kingdom is fictional, Tsutaja uses her father’s experience as a civil engineer in Tokyo, and...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/12-10/18)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/12-10/18)

1. Kingpin of the Antpin October 13, 2017, 5:30-8:30PM Work by: Dapper Bruce Lafitte Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art: 756 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60642 2. Altar Call: The Architecture of Black Sacred Space October 13, 2017, 6-10PM Work by: Devin...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/5-10/12)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/5-10/12)

1. A Study in Rhyme and Song – From Minstrel Show Tune to Children’s Nursery Rhyme October 6, 2017, 6-9PM Work by: Sadie Woods Roman Susan: 1224 W Loyola Ave, Chicago, IL 60626   2. “Untitled” October 6, 2017, 7-9PM Work by: Amo Zeng gallery no one: 1579 N...
Thinks: Light, Color, Action

Thinks: Light, Color, Action

A Visit with Audiovisionary Ashim Ghosh  When making the rounds of friends in Delhi earlier this year, I spent an intriguing evening with Ashim Ghosh, photographer, multimedia artist, musician, and self-proclaimed audiovisionary. His formidable oeuvre lives up to his...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (9/28-10/4)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (9/28-10/4)

1. This Image Is Not Available In Your Country (closing) September 29, 2017, 6-9PM Work by: Solomon Adufah Connect Gallery: 1520 E Harper Ct, Chicago, IL 60615   2. Black Panther Party 50 Year Retrospective September 28, 2017, 4-8PM Westside Justice Center: 601 S...