TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (2/8-2/14)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (2/8-2/14)

1. Royal Flush February 9, 2018, 5-8PM Work by: Nina Chanel Abney Chicago Cultural Center: 78 E Washington St, Exhibit Hall, 4th Floor North, Chicago, IL 60602   2. Got You (rescheduled due to weather) New date: March 3, 2018, 5-8PM Work by: Barber and Heidi...
Episode: 594 Candida Alvarez

Episode: 594 Candida Alvarez


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In this episode we track the musings and mellifluous tones of Candida Alvarez. Her retrospective is at the Chicago Cultural Center, her work has been included in the Kemper Survey of contemporary abstraction, and her work with COMME des GARÇONS is just about to drop!

We trace the ins and outs of domesticity, abstraction, hallucinatory practices, poetics, Bruce Rauner’s policies towards art and education, and the current Michael Bonesteel controversy at SAIC.

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (4/27-5/3)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (4/27-5/3)

1. A Matter of Conscience April 27, 2017, 6-8PM Work by: Siah Armajani, Margaret Burroughs, Alan Cohen, Paul D’Amato, Ester Hernandez, Michael Hernandez de Luna, Max King Cap, Rudzani Nemasetoni, Betye Saar, Andy Warhol, and Garry Winogrand (Curated by Mia Lopez)...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (2/23-3/1)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (2/23-3/1)

Heather Mekkelson draws upon how power lines create visual planes that bisect the sky outside her home under a light-pollution cloud cover. With both mathematical and mystical sequences, Mekkelson knots and braids paracords, toned to shades of light-pollution mauve,...
TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (7/21-7/27)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (7/21-7/27)

1. The Day July 22, 2016, 6-8PM Work by: Carol Jackson Corbett vs. Dempsey: 1120 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60622   2. A Confounding Mimicry July 24, 2016, 3-5PM Work by: Jenny Kendler and Brian Kirkbride (Curated by Lou Mallozzi) The Fern Room at the Lincoln...