Looking for memories of Goya in Madrid

Looking for memories of Goya in Madrid

The Ermita de San Antonio de la Florida is a neo-classical chapel in the centre of Madrid. The city has grander buildings, but few can be so stunning once you step into the cool interior. This one bears the handiwork of Francisco de Goya, and shows that, like any...
Top 7 Weekend Picks! (9/5-9/7)

Top 7 Weekend Picks! (9/5-9/7)

1. Various Fades at Johalla Projects Work by Stephen Eichhorn. Johalla Projects is located at 1821 W. Hubbard St. Reception is Friday, 7-10pm. 2. The Passenger at Aspect/Ratio Work by Bryan Zanisnik. Aspect/Ratio is located at 119 N. Peoria St. Reception is Friday,...
Our Calamity is Our Providence

Our Calamity is Our Providence

By Kevin Blake I have an incredible ability to scare myself. To retreat from my ideas. To sprint in the opposite direction of responsibilities I don’t care to recognize. I have an incredible ability to demobilize myself. To put my action at bay. To halt my creative...
What You Should Have Noticed in August

What You Should Have Noticed in August

Is summer really ending already? On behalf of Bad at Sports, I sincerely hope you’ve had the opportunity to spend some extra time with your work or your research, and that you’ve visited a studio or two, saw some fresh art, and hopefully made it out to a residency,...
Exit Interview: Stephanie Smith

Exit Interview: Stephanie Smith

  This summer it was announced that Stephanie Smith, a longtime Chicago cultural work, best known as deputy director and chief curator at the Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago, has left her Chicago post to become chief curator at the Art Gallery of...