Chicago Art in Pictures: January 2013

Chicago Art in Pictures: January 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. Thelonious Elliot and Wray Morgan Herbert-King @...
Edie Fake’s Ecstatic Afterlives

Edie Fake’s Ecstatic Afterlives

On view currently at Chicago’s Thomas Robertello Gallery are 15 pen, ink, and gouache drawings on paper by local artist, illustrator, and author of the Gaylord Phoenix volume of comics, Edie Fake. Titled ‘Memory Palaces,’ the exhibition is a...
Top 5 Weekend Picks! (11/30-12/2)

Top 5 Weekend Picks! (11/30-12/2)

1. MORE IS MORE at HAUSER Gallery Work by Meryl Bennett and Matt Taber, Britton Black, Anita Brathwaite, Guerrilla Smiles, Jane Georges, John Kurtz, Julia Haw, Marc Hauser, Deborah Lader, Jean Loup Sieff, Grace Molek, Harvey Moon, On The Real Film, Rabbits, Alfredo...
Top 5 Weekend Picks (6/29 & 6/30) –

Top 5 Weekend Picks (6/29 & 6/30) –

1. The Dragon is the Frame at Gallery 400 Work by Mark Aguhar, Claire Arctander, Nina Barnett, Jeremy Bolen, Elijah Burgher, Edie Fake, Pamela Fraser, Tiffany Funk, R. E. H. Gordon, Steve Hnilicka, Kasia Houlihan, Mark Kent, Young Joon Kwak, Andrew Mausert-Mooney,...
Come & Have Some CAKE

Come & Have Some CAKE

There is a really fantastic comics festival going down this weekend at Columbia College. Edie Fake and Neil Brideau have been putting it together for the last several months, as is evident from the ambitious vision and extensive programming. It’s like a...