Art Overshadows Beijing Olympic Handoff to London

Art Overshadows Beijing Olympic Handoff to London

An uproar has grown over the inclusion of British artist Marcus Harvey’s massive portrait of child killer Myra Hindley in London’s promotional video showcasing well-known London landmarks. The painting which was created using the handprints of children to...

Come for the Chekhov stay for the Burlesque

In today’s world of shrinking Arts support and fickle audiences one gallery mixes the fiber of Community Outreach Theater with the frosted wheat side of Burlesque performances. Put them together and you get a show that is literally a two for one. Now the...
Chicago Mag Names BaS Best Podcast of 2008

Chicago Mag Names BaS Best Podcast of 2008

Chicago Magazine has doubled down on a bad bet they made in February by not only backing the statement they made that Bad at Sports was one of the best Chicago art sites but now has named it the Best Podcast of 2008. Everyone here wants to say thank you for the award...
Art Basel & UBS Come Under IRS & Senate Investigation

Art Basel & UBS Come Under IRS & Senate Investigation

The IRS has asked the Swiss government to aid in the investigation of International Banking & Investment group UBS and their overseas tax havens programs which some have reported amount to intentional tax evasion and fraud. Art Basel is mentioned as the go to...