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Entries Tagged as 'Look'
August 27th, 2015 · No Comments
March 23rd, 2015 · 1 Comment
Exal Iraheta is a friend, a YouTuber, a monologist, and one of the lesser-sung geniuses of the Chicago comedy/improv scene. Here’s a one-two intro to his work.
May 20th, 2008 · 3 Comments
Multi-media artist Siebren Versteeg often writes a code, goes to bed, and wakes in the morning to see what the computer created over night. His works explore ideas of connectivity in our global culture, the tautological nature of material and immaterial information, and the human spiritual condition in relation to the advancement of technology. In […]
April 30th, 2008 · No Comments
from Poets on Painters
February 26th, 2008 · No Comments
December 4th, 2007 · 1 Comment
The artist Lee Lozano wrote in her notebook on December 20, 1969: “Confinement is the near root of all my rage.” Recently, I’ve been trying to imagine her name as a verb. Lee Lozano. Do you know her work? I think you would like it. She’s mostly known for her tool drawings and paintings—big graphic […]
October 10th, 2007 · No Comments
Ray Hsu, F.J. Bergmann, Benjamin Norman Pierce, Charles Cantrell, Ron Czerwien
August 22nd, 2007 · No Comments
July 11th, 2007 · No Comments
This IM interview between Chicago artist Stacie Johnson and curator Katie Geha is the second of two parts. Part one–in which Stacie gets a new refrigerator and discusses with Katie illusion vs. abstraction–appeared yesterday. Katie: In terms of “painting from observation”—in your artist statement you say that you create portraits of objects, something that might […]
July 10th, 2007 · 7 Comments
This IM interview between Chicago artist Stacie Johnson and curator Katie Geha is the first of two parts. Part two–in which Stacie and Katie talk about the uncanny, high-schoolers bedrooms, and being designated the most improved–will appear tomorrow. Katie: Hey! Stacie: Hey girl. Katie: You ready to be interviewed? Have your coffee? Stacie: Should we […]