Alibi V.27 No.1 • Jan 4-10, 2018 
One example of the kind of genius coming out of Power & Light Press' Silver City headquarters

Culture Shock

Return to Form

Power & Light Press makes an old craft cool again

Consumers' return to buying handmade items has extended to all reaches of life and all manner of goods, now including the charming, letterpressed bite of Power & Light's greeting cards.
Zahra Marwan illustrates with a poetic sense of memory.
Zahra Marwan

Arts Interview

Yesterday has Blossomed

The Harwood becomes floral with the help of artist Zahra Marwan

In Zahra Marwan's illustrations, she inserts magic into everyday life through distinct line work and often a few poetic lines. Weekly Alibi gets her thoughts, processes and inspirations.
painting by Debbie Jones
Debbie Jones

Found Objects

First Friday

Art openings for a new year

The first First Friday of 2018 falls on Jan. 5, and the year is starting off right with a wealth of diverse shows generated by talent both local and from farther afield.
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Baby, Hold on to Me

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind

See the longest running show in Chicago history. A rapid-fire showcasing of 30 pieces performed in 60 minutes.
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