Bumping Into Sculpture at EXPO Chicago

Bumping Into Sculpture at EXPO Chicago

Guest post by Brent Fogt   Barnett Newman famously observed that “Sculpture is what you bump into when you back up to see a painting,” poking fun at sculpture’s secondary status in the eyes of many art lovers. Though painting was definitely king at this year’s...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/20-10/27)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/20-10/27)

Mark maker, mark maker, make me a mark. The intentionality of mark making creates a moment where something about the mark maker’s being is revealed.  Captured in the mark itself are a litany of codes and codifications that stand beside something unique to that...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/13-10/19)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/13-10/19)

1. The Trace of an Echo October 14, 2016, 6-9PM Work by: Rachelle Hill and Millicent Kennedy Northeastern Illinois University-Fine Arts Gallery: 5500 N St. Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60625   2. eschatoliotheca October 16, 2016, 11-3PM work by Matt Ericson, Angela...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/6-10/12)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/6-10/12)

E pluribus unum, out of many, one. The one is made up of all things, and all things issue from the one. Here it is the group, the collective, the hobbled together bunches that make up something else entirely. More than the sum of their parts, it’s 2 + 2 = 5 in...