Part of “Skies in Between,” on display at Devening Projects
This week’s Early Warnings include Baroness, the Neon Marshmallow Fest, Charred Walls of the Damned, Iggy & the Stooges, Vampire Weekend, Alice in Chains, and Mark Kozelek.
Dropping a perfumed hankie just wasn’t enough for some Edwardian single ladies
WGN TV accepts jackets from L.L. Bean, a company it doesn’t cover.
Part of “Pilsen Images,” on display at Prospectus Gallery
The possible hidden agenda of the Living Room Raver
Before the synths, they kicked Krautjazz and flute madness.
Recommended events paired with nearby restaurants.
by Bruno Pieroni “Books” Speaking of voting, the Chicago Public Library’s “Not What You Think” design contest is up and running and features designs submitted from some great Chicago graphic designers. You can cast a vote in the”People’s Choice Award 2010” poll through Sunday, May 23, by clicking “add to faves” on the Flickr pool. […]
The report shows that state agencies that serve poor children and disabled people were charged for the cost of hiring attorneys to work on depositions of the governor’s inner circle. Rich Miller has a jaw-dropping roundup. Good luck with that genial-doofus legal defense. Speaking of Miller, his story about Gary Forby made me laugh.
A new sound installation by Nathan Keay is an emotional memorial to his wife, Stephanie Morris.
He fell for the old corpse-in-the-baggage-car scam
Questioning the wisdom of Jessica Watson’s voyage around the world after reading a book by Webb Chiles
Christie’s auctions the wardrobe of eccentric style icon Isabella Blow.
Part of “Green Roofs and Rooftop Gardens,” on display at City Gallery