Edition #33

Edition #33

Artist Encourages You to Love HAGS And “Have A Great Summer” Why do HAGs have such a bad rap? We don’t know, but we’re glad that Portland-based artist, Jenny Vu has decided to rehabilitate them. Her ongoing series H.A.G.S. (Have a Great Summer) depicts...

Endless Opportunities (Or Something)

Curatorial practice is in the air this week. Word came from the awesome people over at HATCH Projects as part of the Chicago Artists Coalition that applications are up for both the curatorial and artists residencies. Elsewhere in the world of curatorial-ness,...

Endless Opportunities (Or Something)

Lately there has been more grants and prizes than you can shake a stick at. Beginning with the Frieze prize, I’d say it’s the perfect time to devote yourself to writing. If you’re lazy like me though, you take pictures and should apply for the Humble grant for...
Top 5 +1 (10/21 & 10/22)

Top 5 +1 (10/21 & 10/22)

1. Transmissions From The Outpost at Thomas Robertello Gallery Work by Adam Ekberg. In the project space: I Believe in Harvey Dent or Three Months in Valparaiso, work by Jason Robert Bell Thomas Robertello Gallery is located at 27 N. Morgan St. Reception Friday, 6-8pm...

Propeller Fund Announces its 15 Award Winners

The Propeller Fund has announced the 15 winners of its first round of awards aimed at building “the small, self-organized operations that constitute a large catalyst for the creative activity and vitality of the Chicago visual art world.” The 15 winners of...