Editor’s note: Coco Picard spoke with Polish American artist Olga Ziemska about her exhibition “Of the Earth,” on view at the Morton Arboretum, and the nature of environmental artworks. In her latest exhibition, artist Olga Ziemska installed five large-scale, site-specific sculptures around 1,700 acres of the Morton Arboretum. Constructed with natural materials collected and reclaimed […]
Fire pits, winter sports, and other ideas to lift your spirits this winter
Splatter Theater, Spektral Quartet’s Costumed Soiree, and more goings-on October 27-29
For this week’s Variations on a Theme, we dig through all things botanical
An Oscar viewing party, a celebration of chicken wings, a whiskey dinner, and more.
A strong beer tasting, a V-Day pastry market, a candy lecture, and more.
V-Day dining; be sure to call ahead.
We sample 2010’s harvest of Halloween theater.
Part of Steelroots, on display at the Morton Arboretum.
Beer and Baubles, Hideout Annual Holiday Sale, Indie Arts Market, and more
Thursday: Beer, potato skins, and gift wrapping at the Morton Arboretum