Fall Arts Preview
Despite the black exodus from Chicago, black artists are thriving and tell a story with a common thread: the city provides comfort and inspiration.
In this collection of Newcity columns, the artist-poet-writer renders strong opinions in lovely, frank prose.
Anders Nilsen has been thinking about our screwed up health care system for a long time. In 2005 the artist watched his fiancee, Cheryl Weaver, also an artist, fight a losing a battle with Hodgkins disease without the benefit of health insurance, and nothing since then, including life with his new wife, has changed his […]
Working from her studio in a former pickle factory in Ravenswood, world-famous ceramic artist Ruth Duckworth can make clay do just about anything.