TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (7/7-7/13)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (7/7-7/13)

1. Iron Ore Cannot Be Educated Into Gold July 8, 2016, 6-8PM Work by: Liz Ensz The Mission: 1431 W. Chicago Avenue Chicago IL 60642   2. LIFE STILL LIFE STILL LIFE July 9, 2016, 5-8PM Work by: Min Song Carrie Secrist Gallery: 835 W Washington blvd, Chicago, IL...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (6/30-7/6)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (6/30-7/6)

1. Why All Things Happen July 1, 2016, 7-10PM Work by: Charles Fogarty (curated by Ruslana Lichtzier) Fernwey: 916 N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60622   2. CHILD STAR! June 30, 2016, 7PM Videos by: Christopher Thompson, Kenny Reed, Kristen Anchor, Lillie West, Mary...
Kevin Jennings (1979-2016)

Kevin Jennings (1979-2016)

Kevin Jennings from Fryvalry III, Hyde Park Art Center, June 2009 Beloved father, husband, son, brother, artist, doorstop pioneer, deep fried meat master, incredibly skilled craftsman, personal hero, frequent collaborator and great friend Kevin Jennings passed away...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (6/23-6/29)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (6/23-6/29)

1. Precarity: Contingency in Artmaking and Academia June 24, 2016, 5-8PM Work by: Christian Nagler, Ahmet Ogut (with Natasha Sadr Haghighian, Dan Perjovschi, Martha Rosler, and Superflex), Cassie Thornton and the Feminist Economics Department (the FED), and Vanessa...
Review: Regin Igloria’s How Different It Is to Be Outside

Review: Regin Igloria’s How Different It Is to Be Outside

Guest post contributed by Brent Fogt. Though we may be traveling, we carry with us not only our supplies and our desire for adventure but also our obsessions, doubts and fears. Regin Igloria makes this point forcefully in “How Different It Is to Be Outside” at the...
From the Road: Present Absence

From the Road: Present Absence

The Atlanta Contemporary currently has two exhibitions centered around regional identity. The group show It Can Howl, “takes a look at the numerous experiences of the American South.” The solo exhibition, The Dapper Comes to the Walkers collects Dapper Bruce LaFitte’s...