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The Neo Negro: An Artist Talk with James Britt and Romi Crawford

The Neo Negro: An Artist Talk with James Britt and Romi Crawford
Image courtesy of the artist. Currently at Blanc Gallery in Bronzeville, The Neo Negro features new work by James Britt that utilizes humor and absurdity to pose questions about our relationship to popular culture and the icons that play a part within it. Just as we often attempt to insert ourselves into these scenes, Britt as his alter ego S’emaj L’rea has made his smiling image consistently... 

Profiles, Hallucinations and Tokens: A Conversation with Stephen Flemister

Profiles, Hallucinations and Tokens: A Conversation with Stephen Flemister
Installation view of 'Profiles, Hallucinations & Tokens' Exhibition at The Silver Room, January 2012. (Image courtesy of the artist.) Somewhere between reality and our carefully crafted digital personae lies the work of Stephen Flemister. With years of portraiture exploration under his belt and a practice that is highly attuned to the nuances of the digitally-saturated age we currently... 

The Future’s Past: Revisiting the Bronzeville Community // Part II

The Future’s Past: Revisiting the Bronzeville Community // Part II
The Future’s Past, curated by Tempestt Hazel, co-founder and co-executive director of Sixty Inches From Center, is a project initiated on behalf of a fellowship that she received from the Black Metropolis Consortium (BMRC). This exhibition is based on a year’s worth of intensive research through a variety of archives from partnering institutions and other found sources. The culmination of this... 

Week Ends, Art Begins || October 28th – October 30th

Week Ends, Art Begins || October 28th – October 30th
FRIDAY || October 28th, 2011 South Loop Art Walk The 2nd Annual South Loop Art Walk will have 8 participating venues including: Elephant Room, 704 S. Wabash Urban Remix, 1468 S. Michigan Framing Mode & Gallery, 1526 S. Wabash Bigham Galleries, 1528 S. Wabash Chicago Art Exchange, 1530 S. State Overflow Coffee Bar, 1550 S. State Three Peas Art Lounge, 75 E. 16th Prairie Avenue Gallery, 1900 S.... 

The Future’s Past: Revisiting the Bronzville Community // Part I

The Future's Past: Revisiting the Bronzville Community // Part I
The Future’s Past, curated by Tempestt Hazel, co-founder and co-executive director of Sixty Inches From Center, is a project initiated on behalf of a fellowship that she received from the Black Metropolis Consortium (BMRC). The basis of The Future’s Past is from a year’s worth of intensive research through a variety of archives from partnering institutions and other found sources. The culmination... 

Week Ends, Art Begins || October 7th – October 9th

Week Ends, Art Begins || October 7th – October 9th
FRIDAY || October 7th, 2011 The Future’s Past: Exhibition & Installations // Opening Reception and Trolley Tour The Future’s Past is a pilot curatorial project that consists of several public window installations and a collaborative exhibition completed as part of the Black Metropolis Research Consortium (BMRC) Fellowship in Chicago, Illinois. It combines new technology and new media to create... 

Week Ends, Art Begins || September 16th – 18th

Week Ends, Art Begins || September 16th – 18th
FRIDAY || SEPTEMBER 16th, 2011 UPLIFT Believe Inn is happy to present a showing of art by artists who love to make art. Art & artists will be in attendance. Friends, associates & companions of artists will also be present, and some artist’s friends, associates & companions may also be artists. Those who are not artists will quite likely be artists too. Everyone will smile, be friendly... 

BIFORA | Carlo LoCascio Exhibition at Blanc Gallery

BIFORA | Carlo LoCascio Exhibition at Blanc Gallery
Detail of the work Violated Stability, a work in Bifora: Portrait of a Moment, the work of Carlo LoCascio at Blanc Gallery, July 4, 2011. (Image Credit: Tempestt Hazel.) “Living isn’t space or time; living is only many moments, the sum of which is also but a moment.” – Carlo LoCascio   When you step inside of Blanc Gallery you quickly realize just that–it’s... 
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