Top 5 Weekend Picks! (6/20-6/22)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (6/20-6/22)

1. Placemakers Summit (Part 1 & Part 2) at Mana Contemporary Chicago Part of VERSION14. Part 1 (Saturday) 1pm: Contested Territory with Multiuso, The Graffiti Institute and 96 Acres, 2pm: Tactical Urbanism 101 with Rik Adamski, 3pm: ArchiGO with Paul Durica and...
Edition #31

Edition #31

Delicious Emre Kocagil Leftovers. Local Boutique Sells Studio Floor Scraps; Calls it Art Sofia Leiby’s Second Scrap Heap Sale Hits Tusk June 7th WTT? is always on the lookout for a good bargain (aren’t we all?), and this fire sale is the cheapest/ best...
Circa 2005: Is 2013 to early to get teary-eyed about 2005?

Circa 2005: Is 2013 to early to get teary-eyed about 2005?

Guest Post by Britton Bertran I was there in 2005 at the beginning of Bad at Sports (Episode 4!) and I hope I’m not there at the end.  It was the year I opened my gallery, 40000. It was a good idea at the time. I was fed up with not seeing what I wanted to see and...
Big and Bold

Big and Bold

Some big things worth mentioning — maybe… 1. RAPID PULSE, an international performance festival, is taking place this weekend and next week. The Chicago Reader just wrote a great something something, with the evocative sub-header “Wafaa Bilal wants...
Chicago Art in Pictures: March-April 2013

Chicago Art in Pictures: March-April 2013

A graphic, editorial overview of art, artists, and visual art events, found in and around Chicago over the course of the preceding month. All artwork copyright original artists; all photography copyright Paul Germanos. Daniel Shea @ Gallery 400 Above: Daniel Shea with...