New Zealander to be 1st artist to draw in space

New Zealander to be 1st artist to draw in space

New Zealand artist Makoure Scott paid $200,000 for a seat on the inaugural flight of Virgin Galactic. Scott is expected to be the first professional artist to draw in space. Scott is a painter and environmental artist who incorporates elements of Maori and Pakeha...

Political Attack Ad season is here…

It’s that time of the year again. With only a few weeks before the Iowa primary the canadates are unleashing the full force of all that money they have been saving up for national attack ads. This I am sure is just the first of many. Also is this devastating...
40000 Closing: Not an Exhibition

40000 Closing: Not an Exhibition

After almost 3 years of operation Chicago gallery 40000 is closing its doors starting December, 29th 2007. Below is the press release giving the details. Subject: 40000 Closing: Not an Exhibition Dear Friends After almost 3 years, and 37 exhibitions and events, 40000...
Whitney Biennial 2008? List Time!

Whitney Biennial 2008? List Time!

Sometime in the last couple of weeks the participant list was released for the 2008 Whitney Biennial. Wouldn’t you know it a couple of great Chicago oriented Artists are on the list!!! Our heart felt congratulations go out to Melanie Schiff and Amanda Ross-Ho!!!...