A new exhibition at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art surveys over 60 years of cartoonists.
This week’s featured gig poster was created by local musician Jake Keenum for his band Energy Vision.
Saxophonist Hunter Diamond debuts four free shows’ worth of new material at the Whistler, Matthew Rachman Gallery opens a new exhibit of Wesley Willis’s artwork, and more.
Earle Johnson isn’t just selling the bar he’s run for nearly four decades—he also wants to make something of the archive of artwork and music by Quenchers regular Wesley Willis that he accumulated over the years.
For followers of a growing self-discovery movement, the quantities in our lives can say a lot about its quality—and be transformed into art.
This week’s Chicagoan is Christopher Preissing, outsider-art heir.