Resistance and Creative Practice
Multi-disciplinary artists converge at “the last oil” conference
“The last oil” symposium posits that we are in the second oil age, which has had devastating effects on the natural world. One of its organizers, Subhankar Banerjee, points at art for for how to resist the destruction.
courtesy of Making Africa
The Creativity of a Continent
Making Africa explores the thousand contexts of contemporary design
Like the continent itself—perhaps necessarily so—Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design is massive.
Lance Ozier/Todos Juntos Photography
New Songs for Anaya
Opera Southwest premieres an adaptation of a classic
For this little-over-a-week long engagement, Opera Southwest is presenting Bless Me, Ultima in the form of an opera conducted by Maestro Guillermo Figueroa.
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.