Thinks: John Ashbery + Cindy Sherman Faceoff

Thinks: John Ashbery + Cindy Sherman Faceoff

In which we all get in (de)formation, I bring you a moment to revisit the words of poet John Ashbery alongside Cindy Sherman's ever- convex face. Self-portrait in a Convex Mirror, Francesco Mazzola (known as Parmigianino), 1524. Screenshot of Cindy Sherman's recently...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (8/3-8/9)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (8/3-8/9)

1. Wilderness and Household August 4, 2017, 6-9PM Work by: Yhelena Hall and Michael Hall Roman Susan: 1224 W Loyola Ave, Chicago, IL 60626   2. Brotha August 5, 2017, 6-10PM Work by: Black Boy Feelings, Darryl DeAngelo Terrell, Jeana Lindo, Jonathan Gardenhire,...
What We Want Is You.

What We Want Is You.

By Randall Szott, I hate baseball. To be a fan of it requires patience, an appreciation for subtlety, and an abundance of attention that I simply can’t muster. Not valuing baseball is just one of many of my character flaws that Ted Purves characteristically saw past...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (7/27-8/2)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (7/27-8/2)

1. Pound Into Flesh July 29, 2017, 6-9PM Work by: Julie Potratz Slow: 2153 W 21st St, Chicago IL 60608   2. Differences in Permeability July 28, 2017, 8PM Texts prepared by Jordan Martins with readers Allen Moore, Tracy Montes, and Rebecca Himelstein. Comfort...
Thinks: Ina Blom

Thinks: Ina Blom

Appreciating the Weirdness: An Interview with Ina Blom   Ina Blom: If I’m a little bit off, it’s because for some time now I haven’t slept much, after a bad bout of flu. But I’m symptom free now! Keeley Haftner: Yes I’m glad to hear your feeling better, and we’ll...