Sorry I Can’t Cry For Annie Leibovitz

Sorry I Can’t Cry For Annie Leibovitz

I wish Annie Leibovitz well and hope she gets her financial situation back on track and doesn’t suffer the pain shared by The Beatles and Stones which is the never ending chase to put the genie (rights to your own work) back in the bottle once you have sold it....
Friday’s Twitter Roundup

Friday’s Twitter Roundup

This week’s roundup comes to you from my now semi empty apartment after a long day of moving. Here are the stories that caught my eye this week. Have a great weekend. RT: @Lampo Illinois Arts Council FY10 budget is just $8M compared to $19.4M in FY07 –...
Top 5 (7/31-8/2)

Top 5 (7/31-8/2)

Here’s my picks, yo. 1. Milwaukee Ave. Arts Fest. Just ‘cus there are a ton of things going on of this ‘Fest, there’s bound to be something good happening. My suggestion: hit The Whistler and see Plural’s installation. All along Milwaukee...

Mark Staff Brandl, TV Art Evangelist

Every once in awhile, it’s good to have one of those “Come to Jesus” moments where you ask yourself if the work you’re producing is really for you or for somebody else. Bad at Sports’ Zurich correspondent Mark Staff Brandl (who reports on...
Wednesday Clips 7/29/2009

Wednesday Clips 7/29/2009

Morning Glories ‘ain’t so f-cking Glorious when they’re crawling all over your backyard, swallowing everything else up in their huge pink maws. Part of this afternoon’s checklist of things to do involves going into my backyard and peeling those...