TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (6/15- 6/21)

TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (6/15- 6/21)

1. A i r tight June 16, 2017, 6-9PM Work by: Ben Harle, Kelsey Harrison, Ashley Pastore, Kushala Vora, and Zoë Greenham Silent Funny: 4106 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60651   2. Marginal Green June 17, 2017, 3-6PM Work by: Stella Brown, Ellie Irons, Jaclyn...
Conceptions of Plant-Life: An interview with Giovanni Aloi

Conceptions of Plant-Life: An interview with Giovanni Aloi

Thinking about taxidermy, the ultimate “animal-made object” has substantially shaped my ideas on agency and passivity in contemporary art involving the non-human; whilst Jane Bennett’s and Graham Harman’s work have substantially expanded my views on objects and agency. I have also been thinking a lot about surfaces in contemporary art. Taxidermy is all surface—a practical and metaphorical totalization of animality whilst plants are all-surface in a more, “helpless” but nonetheless related way.

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...
Top 5 Weekend! (1/17-1/19)

Top 5 Weekend! (1/17-1/19)

1. Ghost Nature at Gallery 400 Work by Sebastian Alvarez, Jeremy Bolen, Irina Botea, Agnes Meyer-Brandis, Robert Burnier, Marcus Coates, Assaf Evron, Carrie Gundersdorf, Institute of Contemporary Zoology, Jenny Kendler, Devin King, Stephen Lapthisophon, Milan Metthey,...
EDITION #7

EDITION #7

Super pro-fesh and stylin’ rope jumper, artist, Miami native and three-time SAIC freshman, Walter Latimer after his mind blowing performance at this year’s Art Bash. Say what!? Record breaking jump roper performs at art bash News broke this weekend that...