EDITION #39

EDITION #39

Arnold Johnson as Putney Swope. Comedian Shows Funny Movie Sparks serious discussion Yesterday afternoon we took a trip to the new Black Cinema House space on 72nd and Kimbark to see the 1969 film, Putney Swope. The screening featured an introduction by comedian,...
Edition #33

Edition #33

Artist Encourages You to Love HAGS And “Have A Great Summer” Why do HAGs have such a bad rap? We don’t know, but we’re glad that Portland-based artist, Jenny Vu has decided to rehabilitate them. Her ongoing series H.A.G.S. (Have a Great Summer) depicts...
Edition #30

Edition #30

Disco Fever: Isa Genzken’s Retro-spective at the MCA Get down, get down You probably know of Isa Genzken as the iconic German artist famous for her wild sculpture assemblages. And you may have heard that her MCA exhibition which opened mid-April had a lot to do...
EDITION #19

EDITION #19

Work by Philip von Zweck a long line Peregrine Program Founder Gone but Not Forgotten FULL DISCLOSURE: I would have written about it anyway but I am honored happen to be in the exhibition. It was a sad day in Chicago when she woke up to the news that Edmund Chia was...