Press Release – “Fires Will Burn”: Politically Engaged Art from the Permanent Collection at the DePaul Art Museum

DePaul Art Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

“Fires Will Burn”: Politically Engaged Art from the Permanent Collection
DePaul Art Museum
935 W Fullerton
Chicago, IL 60614
773.325.7506
July 10 – December 21, 2014

Chicago, IL — “Fires Will Burn”: Politically Engaged Art from the Permanent Collection at the DePaul Art Museum features a selection of works from the museum’s permanent collection. More…

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? Featuring Bruce Thorn

What Is Painting?

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? We thought it would be interesting to ask painters this simple yet complex question. This query comes with no ground rules—it’s up to each individual artist to find their own approach and direction.

This project will be an ongoing exploration. We plan on featuring one new artist every week … let’s see where it takes us.

What Is Painting?
by Bruce Thorn More…

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? Featuring William Conger

What Is Painting?

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? We thought it would be interesting to ask painters this simple yet complex question. This query comes with no ground rules—it’s up to each individual artist to find their own approach and direction.

This project will be an ongoing exploration. We plan on featuring one new artist every week … let’s see where it takes us.

What Is Painting?
by William Conger More…

“One Question” with Sharon Louden, organizer and editor of the book, “Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists”

 Living And Sustaining A Creative Life
Sharon Louden is a practicing, professional artist living and working in Brooklyn. Her work has been exhibited at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Birmingham Museum of Art, Neuberger Museum, and the Weisman Art Museum, among other venues, and it is held in the public collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art, Weatherspoon Art Museum, and National Gallery of Art. More…

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? Featuring Peri Schwartz

What Is Painting?

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? We thought it would be interesting to ask painters this simple yet complex question. This query comes with no ground rules—it’s up to each individual artist to find their own approach and direction.

This project will be an ongoing exploration. We plan on featuring one new artist every week … let’s see where it takes us.

What Is Painting?
by Peri Schwartz More…

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? Featuring Richard Kooyman

What Is Painting?

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? We thought it would be interesting to ask painters this simple yet complex question. This query comes with no ground rules—it’s up to each individual artist to find their own approach and direction.

This project will be an ongoing exploration. We plan on featuring one new artist every week … let’s see where it takes us.

What Is Painting?
by Richard Kooyman More…

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? Featuring Terry Dixon

What Is Painting?

The WIP Project: What Is Painting? We thought it would be interesting to ask painters this simple yet complex question. This query comes with no ground rules—it’s up to each individual artist to find their own approach and direction.

This project will be an ongoing exploration. We plan on featuring one new artist every week … let’s see where it takes us.

What Is Painting?
by Terry Dixon More…

Press Release – Serial Drawings: Robert Barnes, Barbara Rossi, Robert Lucy at the Smart Museum of Art

Robert Barnes

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Serial Drawings: Robert Barnes, Barbara Rossi, Robert Lucy
Smart Museum of Art
University of Chicago
5550 S. Greenwood Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
773.702.0200
July 1 through August 31, 2014

Chicago, IL — This collection-based exhibition considers three sets of drawings by three generations of artists associated with Chicago. Robert Barnes, Barbara Rossi, and Robert Lucy all work in a figurative mode, though each assumes a different and highly personal approach to the human form. More…