Top 5 Weekend Picks! (8/3-8/5)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (8/3-8/5)

1. More Than I Had To Say at Firecat Projects Work by Samantha Simpson. Firecat Projects is located at 2124 N. Damen Ave. Reception Friday, 7-10pm. 2. Tough Enough at Rotofugi Gallery Work by Amanda Visell. Rotofugi Gallery is located at 2780 N. Lincoln Ave. Reception...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (8/12-8/14)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (8/12-8/14)

1. Luke Aleckson and Matt McAuliffe at The Suburban 125 N. Harvey Ave. Sunday 2-4 PM. 2. Book Release Party: Composition 2 / Color Studies at  Center for Book & Paper Arts Book of works by Tom Burtonwood 1104 S. Wabash, 2nd Fl. Friday 5-8 PM 3. Tape: A...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/9-7/11)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (7/9-7/11)

This weekend is making up for the last couple slow ones. In all, 35 openings, with shows in all the standard art districts, a few museum events, and an awesome array of shows at the weird-ass venues that make Chicago such a vibrant art scene. Here’s my picks: 1....
The Biggest Top 5 You’ve Ever Seen!

The Biggest Top 5 You’ve Ever Seen!

Ok, so for those of you who don’t know yet, CAA (College Art Association) has dubbed Chicago worthy for it’s pedagogical adventures, and has settled in our fair city for the weekend. As a member of CAA, I’ll be cruising from lecture to lecture the...

Twit Twat Twut, The Art of Twitter

What do you call an artist who uses Twitter as their main medium–a Twartist? Ugh, forgive me; I’ve been exposed to too many stupid Twitter puns lately and I still haven’t had enough coffee this Monday morning. As part of my ongoing (if admittedly...