Gallery Weekend Chicago: South Side

Gallery Weekend Chicago: South Side

Last month, in the midst of the crazy Expo Chicago extravaganza, I had the pleasure of going on a tour with Gallery Weekend Chicago. GWC was founded by Chicago gallerist Monique Meloche in 2011 and offers annually a weekend of private gallery and museum tours. I...
Chicago Art in Pictures: SAIC Fashion 2013

Chicago Art in Pictures: SAIC Fashion 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. On Friday, May 3, 2013, within a...
Chicago Art in Pictures: February 2013

Chicago Art in Pictures: February 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. Mothergirl @ Happy Collaborationists / ACRE...
Sarcastic Flowers: Karen Reimer & Conceptual Craft

Sarcastic Flowers: Karen Reimer & Conceptual Craft

Guest Post by Michael Milano Among the many forms conceptual art of the 60’s and 70’s took, two major threads can be identified. The first, following Sol Lewitt’s definition of conceptual art in which the “idea becomes the machine that makes the art,”# is...
Top 5 Weekend Picks (11/18 & 11/19)

Top 5 Weekend Picks (11/18 & 11/19)

1. Hungry Bellows Of The Minotaur at FM*Gallery Participatory installation by Dominic Sansone. FM*Gallery is located at 310 N. Peoria St. Reception begins at 7pm on Friday. 2. The Domestic Partnership of Heaven and Hell at Monique Meloche Gallery Work by Karen Reimer....