Visual Arts Researcher Andi Crist is moving around the city reporting on and engaging with local artists, arts administrators and advocates to expand our understanding of the visual arts landscape in Chicago.
Networking & Community
“From what I can tell, our project is the biggest and most ambitious that any newspaper is doing in the United States,” said Doug Seibold, president of the Evanston-based publisher Agate.
I want to hear a fire in authors’ voices today. Writers create work not only because it has meaning on a page; the sound of the words has meaning on its own. I want us all to hear their words as writers hear them internally.
My experience of galleries has been that the more important they are, the more inhospitable and chilly. There’s no place to sit and chat. Terrain is the absolute opposite. When you are at an opening party, you are in my house. You are invited.