Invader Video

TOP 10 by extermitent Before I moved to Chicago and before I became an intern at BAS I was an intern at the Los Angles based Gallery Sixspcae. Sixspace had made its roots in Chicago and was run by Caryn Coleman and Sean Bonner. One summer I had a chance to help out on...
Breaking News: Art Institute Layoffs

Breaking News: Art Institute Layoffs

We just heard that The Art Institute of Chicago has laid of a good many of it’s employees today and there will be a town-hall tomorrow where other cost saving measures will be announced. To those who lost their jobs today, be sure to thank Alderman...

Kalup Linzy in 500 Words

This months edition of Artforum’s 500 words comes from performance artist Kalup Linzy. The write up is totally worth checking out. I just spent the past hour or so watching Linzy’s videos on Youtube, really entertaining. “I SHOT TWO MUSIC VIDEOS FOR...
Photographs taken by the blind

Photographs taken by the blind

The L.A. Times’ Christopher Knight reviews “Sight Unseen,” an exhibition of photographs taken by legally blind photographers which is currently on view at UCR/California Museum of Photography. An excerpt from Knight’s review: “For making...
Wednesday Clips 6/17/09

Wednesday Clips 6/17/09

Special Art PrOn Edition!! *Visitors to the Art Institute have a jaywalking problem (Chicago Tribune). *Getty Research Institute to close Bibliography on the History of Art (BHA, IBA) (via CAA news). *NEA Survey indicates arts audiences getting older, scarcer (er,...