From the Road: One View of Twin Cities

From the Road: One View of Twin Cities

It is summer already, and I am on early vacation, driving through the West, living some version of the American dream involving fast cars, tops down, endless sunsets, and the long slow rise of mountains from the two-dimensionality of plains. I map my understanding of...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (6/20-6/22)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (6/20-6/22)

1. Placemakers Summit (Part 1 & Part 2) at Mana Contemporary Chicago Part of VERSION14. Part 1 (Saturday) 1pm: Contested Territory with Multiuso, The Graffiti Institute and 96 Acres, 2pm: Tactical Urbanism 101 with Rik Adamski, 3pm: ArchiGO with Paul Durica and...
Rijksmuseum

Rijksmuseum

Closed for a decade, the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam‘s national jewel, finally reopened in mid-2013. The extensive restoration returned the massive building’s interior to its original 1885 charm. We started our visit with the “Gallery of Honour,”...
Out of the Mouths of Artists: Michael Gimenez

Out of the Mouths of Artists: Michael Gimenez

“Out of the Mouths of Artists” is a new bi-monthly series on the Bad at Sports blog. The series presents a space for guest artist bloggers–of varying career statuses–to write, to reflect, to pontificate on their current situations, failures and/or successes, and ideas...
drive, he sd: Glitchhikers

drive, he sd: Glitchhikers

Several years ago a friend of mine was going through the intense heartbreak at the end of a lengthy relationship and I was younger and ill-equipped to offer the right kind of support, so we drove. In my heart I knew it was a terrible idea because gas prices had just...
Reading Collier

Reading Collier

Two books share versions of the same photographs. 8 1/2 Women is a limited edition artist book bound in a blank red plastic cover, bound in the style of a script. It is a rarer, more secondary book, than 8 Women. It is 8 1/2 Women that I write mostly about: an entire...