Saturday, June 15, 2019

Chicago’s Other Institutions

Beyond the ubiquitous Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago offers a treasure trove of lesser known cultural venues.

Spotlight: Taos

From Taos Moderns to Light and Space pioneers to today’s spiritually inclined or Pop Surrealist practioners, the mood in this New Mexico art enclave tilts toward inclusiveness.

joanne lefrak

When Joanne Lefrak was in the studio art program at Skidmore, she was infatuated with a few predictable art school obsessions.

REPORT: Oakland/Berkeley

The 1960s were a time of tremendous growth and unrest for the United States. The assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963 during...

Critic’s Picks: Seattle

Introducing the newest from artists in the Pacific Northwest

SPOTLIGHT: Chicago

With EXPO Chicago as a magnet, and art centers old and new expanding their programs, Chicago’s art scene is attracting a gamut of adventurous partners this fall.

Rachel Lachowicz

Feminist art is trending in a transgender era because new feminisms embrace more expansive definitions of gender— and once again, Rachel Lachowicz is driving...

REPORT: Chicago

A confluence of exhibitions and events in Chicago this spring puts a welcome spotlight on the influence of Latino artists in the midwest.

m. l. o

O’Neal’s intuitive, associative process produces works that combine abstract, ambiguous space with figurative elements suggestive of narrative.

dario robleto

Robleto continues the thread of ephemera with The Half-Life of Light vitrine of vintage embossed Mason jars encapsulating audiotape of the first and last musical recordings by various musicians...

Report: Albuquerque

Working across mediums with a broad range of artists and diverse regional institutions, 516 ARTS marks ten years of collaboration and innovation.