2014 Liverpool Biennial

2014 Liverpool Biennial

Setting the stage, the Liverpool Biennial is spread among multiple buildings within Liverpool’s city center. A previously abandoned trade union center called The Old Blind School holds the work of seventeen artists, this blind school rehabilitated enough –...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/11-7/13)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/11-7/13)

1. Murmurs at Regards Work by Josh Atlas, Christopher Aque, Joseph Cassan, David Giordano, Lauren Spencer King, Andrea Longacre-White, Ethan Rose and Kristen VanDeventer. Regards is located at 2216 W. Chicago Ave. Reception Friday, 5-8pm. 2. Ugly Smile at Peanut...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/4-7/6)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/4-7/6)

1. Fourth of July at Terrain Exhibitions Work by Lise Haller Baggesen and Noelle Allen. Terrain Exhibitions is located at 704 Highland Ave. Reception Friday, 4-8pm. 2. Into and Out Of at The Franklin Work by Luftwerk (Petra Bachmaier and Sean Gallero). The Franklin is...
The State of Representational Painting Today

The State of Representational Painting Today

My relationship with representational painting must be a common one:  drawn in, as a child, by the painted illustrations in books about dinosaurs, in particular.  Who hasn’t been awed by the “gee whiz!” factor of an impressive piece of realism?  As much as we are...