Studies of Exhaustion

Studies of Exhaustion

After Open Engagement happened, a few people asked me if I had gone. I hadn’t; I didn’t. I kept on reading write-ups of what happened, some of which were great, but I kept on not caring at all about what was being said, what was being talked about, or what had been...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (5/15-5/17)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (5/15-5/17)

1. Liminal Portraits at Co-Prosperity Sphere Work by the Optics Division of the Metabolic Studio. Co-Prosperity Sphere is located at 3219 S. Morgan St. Reception Friday, 6-10pm. 2. Even If at Fernwey Work by Kristina Paabus. Fernwey is located at 916 N. Damen Ave....
Window Shoppers

Window Shoppers

Soho is empty of shoppers on a Sunday morning, and as I walk leisurely with Andrew Blackley through the intersection of Prince and Broome Street, we stop in front of the Pleats Please boutique window. Few pedestrians carry either gym clothes or paper coffee cups past...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (5/8-5/10)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (5/8-5/10)

1. After Today at Gallery 400 Work by Lorelei Stewart and featuring artists Marianne Fairbanks, Fultonia, 96 Acres, Jason Lazarus, Cauleen Smith, Jan Tichy, and Amanda Williams. Gallery 400 is located at 400 S. Peoria St. Reception Friday, 5-8pm. 2. Song of the Summer...

Everything is Fucked.

Everything is fucked. We’re all so busy burning the land and boiling the sea that the new Mad Max movie looks less like an escapist fantasy and more like a preview of what the world’s going to look like in a generation or two. The huge populations of the...