Kati Heng does and does not find David Bowie at his exhibit in Chicago.
Brian Allen Carr
Art from a thrift store versus art in the MOMA: Brian Allen Carr ponders three curious paintings that came into his life via malt liquor.
A conversation with artist Dean Sameshima about his practice, influence, the internet, and AIDS, by Thomas Moore.
Sarah Rose Etter
Stuck inside? Hating life? Tired of winter? Join the club. But these three artists might make you want to keep on living.
Lucy Tiven provides an up close and personal excavation of the work and process of visual artist W.C. Bevan.
Janey Smith interrogates the definition, effect, marketability, and reception of contemporary art in the age of YouTube.
Sean Kilpatrick provides commentary on two works of media that have influenced his writing, including his latest, Gil the Nihilist.
Joshua Dildine’s colorful paintings literally smear the boundaries between real and unreal. Gabe Durham takes a closer look at some of the effects of his Photo Series.
Fanzine talks to artist Nikita Gale on the heels of a High Museum of Art gig supporting local artists about the real value of a performer’s work.
O.B. De Alessi
The private world of ten-year-old John is shaken by the unwrapping of his sister’s birthday present, the doll Sunora. The conclusion of a new story written and illustrated by O.B. De Alessi.