Top 5 Weekend Picks (1/7-1/9)

Top 5 Weekend Picks (1/7-1/9)

Sorry I’ve missed you all over the Christmas and New Year holiday, I was gallivanting about in California. Now I’m back, and looking forward to another great year of Chicago art. -Steph 1. Mars: Adrift on the Hourglass Sea at Carl Hammer Gallery Work by...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (11/5 & 11/6)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (11/5 & 11/6)

1. Territorial Markers at Fill in the Blank Gallery – Work by Mark Porter Fill in the Blank Gallery is located at 5038 N. Lincoln Ave. Reception is Friday (tonight) from 7-11pm. 2. Jordan Eagles at David Weinberg Gallery – Blood paintings. Also featuring...
David Weinberg Gallery Closing.

David Weinberg Gallery Closing.

File under: Huge Bummer. Via an email from Richard Holland titled “Another One Bites the Dust,” I just got word that as of March 11, 2011, David Weinberg Gallery will close its doors. Farewell to this stellar contemporary art gallery, which has had a...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (2/26 & 2/27)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (2/26 & 2/27)

1. Pamela Fraser at Golden Gallery Golden Gallery, generally a crowd pleaser, is putting up another strong show. This round it consists of works on paper by artist Pamela Fraser. The works (from what I could find and discern) are all abstract, hyper-color pieces. Is...
Richard Hunt at G.R. N’Namdi Gallery

Richard Hunt at G.R. N’Namdi Gallery

Richard Hunt’s terrific sculpture show at David Weinberg Gallery closed last weekend, but if you missed it there’s another powerful selection of Hunt’s work from the past 20 years on view at G.R. N’Namdi Gallery. David Weinberg’s space,...