Forming myself ideologically with Carla Herrera-Prats

Forming myself ideologically with Carla Herrera-Prats

I met Carla Herrera-Prats—artist and co-founder of Camel Collective—at SOMA in the San Pedro de los Pinos neighborhood of Mexico City, near the Mercado San Pedro de los Pinos, famous for its fish. SOMA, a space for reflection and discussion of contemporary art, runs...
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,...