Newcity caught up with attendees to find what work caught their eye.
This year my north star was the little works.
Mary Porterfield’s ability to elegantly render the loss of independence is the result of years of deep respect, observation and connection with those she is a caretaker for.
Cruz reinterprets and brings to life individual histories that are often stigmatized, specifically of queer folks and minorities.
Two new Chicago Bears statues at Soldier Field are indicative of Chicago’s deep racial divide.
Coinciding with EXPO Chicago, the artist-run project space is organizing a miniature art fair: literally. The tiny booths are radical agents for inclusivity and opportunity.
The work feels spontaneous yet there is nothing careless about it.
A brief overview of Chicago’s alternatives programming scheduled for the fall.
LaToya Ruby Frazier considers it her life’s mission to make visible the injustices faced by working-class families.
The wide-ranging contributions of artists throughout Latin America are highlighted in several spectacular exhibitions opening this fall, from Pop Art to contemporary performance.