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Goshka Macuga: Of what is, that it is; of what is not, that it is not, 2

Goshka Macuga: Of what is, that it is; of what is not, that it is not, 2

In collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the Smart Museum of Art presents a vast (approximately 11 x 38 feet) tapestry by London-based Polish artist Goshka Macuga. Of what is, that it is; of what is not, that it is not is a two-part work commissioned for the recent dOCUMENTA (13).

LOCAL, CHICAGO-BASED LAW FIRM OFFERING FREE DEFERRED ACTION WORKSHOP

LOCAL, CHICAGO-BASED LAW FIRM OFFERING FREE DEFERRED ACTION WORKSHOP

The Fish Law Group LLC (“FLG”), a Chicago Metropolitan area based law firm, is excited to announce that it will be conducting a FREE, TWO-DAY WORKSHOP to assist individuals interested… Read more »

Valerie Snobeck: American Standard Movement

Valerie Snobeck: American Standard Movement

In her new site-specific work commissioned for the Smart’s courtyard, Valerie Snobeck (University of Chicago MFA 2008) re-uses construction material to open up broad questions about aesthetics, value, and the built environment. American Standard Movement centers on debris netting that was previously used in a building project on the University of Chicago’s campus.

Awash in Color: French and Japanese Prints

Awash in Color: French and Japanese Prints

The rise of color printmaking in France in the late nineteenth century is often attributed to a fascination with Japanese woodblock prints, which began to circulate in great numbers after the opening of Japan in 1854. But a closer look at the history of color printmaking in these two cultures reveals that the story is not so simple.

Chicago Based Stylist Launches First Ever Media Styling Event In Chicago:

Chicago Based Stylist Launches First Ever Media Styling Event In Chicago:

Chicago Innovation 2012; Chicago Fashion & Beauty Exhibition Series Presented by Chicago Styling Resource: An Official Fashion Focus Event. CHICAGO (August 11, 2012) – Chicago Styling Resource is proud to… Read more »

S FACTOR: HOT CELEBRITY FITNESS TREND EMPOWERS WOMEN NATIONWIDE SPECIAL EVENT AT LIVING ROOM LOUNGE CHICAGO

S FACTOR: HOT CELEBRITY FITNESS TREND EMPOWERS WOMEN NATIONWIDE SPECIAL EVENT AT LIVING ROOM LOUNGE CHICAGO

Sheila Kelley S Factor is the original women’s workout that combines ballet, yoga, Pilates and pole dancing to nurture a woman’s natural S shape, promoting health, confidence and empowerment for… Read more »

Chicago Teen/College Back-to-School Fashions

Chicago Teen/College Back-to-School Fashions

For further information: Richard Brill 847-251-5522 midwest.pr@comcast.net For Immediate Release Chicago Teen/College Back-to-School Fashions CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2012 – With the economy still top of mind, Chicago parents, teens and… Read more »

Mountain Lion Downloads Top Three Million

Mountain Lion Downloads Top Three Million

CUPERTINO, California—July 30, 2012—Apple® today announced that downloads of OS X® Mountain Lion have exceeded three million in four days, making it the most successful OS X release in Apple’s history. With more than 200 innovative new features, Mountain Lion is the ninth major release of the world’s most advanced desktop operating system and is available through the Mac® App Store™ as an upgrade to Lion or Snow Leopard users for $19.99 (US).

Urban Urafiki — Bringing Friendship Back to the Web

Urban Urafiki — Bringing Friendship Back to the Web

Making new friends as an adult can be challenging. Group settings don’t always provide an ideal place for one-on-one bonding, and many websites allow anyone to post an ad —… Read more »

From the Land of the Morning Calm: Traditions of Korean Art

From the Land of the Morning Calm: Traditions of Korean Art

Over thousands of years, traditional Korean society has forged a unique artistic heritage out of a blend of foreign ideals and local tastes. Korea’s expansive coastline and geographic position in Asia encouraged an outward focus, and Korean history is marked by periods of intense cultural, technological, and religious exchange with China and Japan (and more recently, the West).

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