Tag: MonicaLaBelle

Learning Modern at the Sullivan Galleries

by Monica LaBelle Arturo Vittori’s Model for Atlas Coelestis, made in in collaboration with an SAIC student team It’s easy to take for granted the influence of the Bauhaus in industrial design and architecture, and the exhibition “Learning Modern,” at the Sullivan Galleries of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, invites us to... Read more »

Squelching the rumor of an exodus from the MCA

Editors Note: Ahhh, the fresh smell of overblown internet rumors. The art website Art Fag City mused over an “exodus” from the MCA, citing Director Robert Fitzpatrick leaving eighteen months ago, and also mentions Kate Kraczon, who is listed in the 2008 Annual Report as a Curatorial Administrative Assistant.  What? Turnover among the administrative assistants? It’s empirical evidence that the... Read more »

Gallery Reviews - Weekend of 7/3-7/5

This past weekend was light on art, but we covered what was there, and we covered it well. The Friday Night Army sallied fourth to bring you: This is 606 at Architrouve Hear Here at Julius Caesar RUSE at Ben Russell Gallery Jen & Ira & You at the MCA Meet Buckminster Fuller Meeting the Hippies... Read more »