Your are here: Home // Posts Tagged With Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

EXPO CHICAGO 2013 // An Interview with Tony Karman

EXPO CHICAGO 2013 // An Interview with Tony Karman
Expo Chicago 2012 Vernissage. (Image courtesy of Carol Fox and Associates Public Relations.) Art lovers, clear your schedules. This week, Expo Chicago, the International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art, is back for its second year. Art from 125 premier galleries will grace Navy Pier’s Festival Hall, transformed once again by Jeanne Gang and Studio Gang Architects into an engaging interior... 
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Questionable Aspects of the Chicago Cultural Plan Draft

The Questionable Aspects of the Chicago Cultural Plan Draft
This article was originally posted at Gapers Block on July 20, 2012 by Jason Prechtel.  In line with our past coverage of the Chicago Cultural Plan, this article is a response to the recent release of the first draft of the plan. This article is also part of a series of article exchange partnerships between Sixty Inches From Center and other online blogs and journals that have missions similar... 

Pullman Community Conversation

Pullman Community Conversation
This article is part of a new effort by the Chicago Arts Archive to cover the development of the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan as well as the legacy of the previous 1986 plan. In the coming weeks and months we will be publishing articles on the 2012 planning process and the successes and failures of the 1986 plan. To see our previous articles, click here. “What is seen in a walk or drive through the... 

The First Step in a New Cultural Plan

The First Step in a New Cultural Plan
This article is first in a new effort by the Chicago Arts Archive to cover the development of the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan as well as the legacy of the previous 1986 plan. In the coming weeks and months we will be publishing articles on the 2012 planning process and the successes and failures of the 1986 plan. In 1986, the residents and city government of Chicago took a good, hard look at the state... 

Weekly Guide to Art in Chicago // February 13th – 19th, 2012

Weekly Guide to Art in Chicago // February 13th – 19th, 2012
Our weekly calendar is a list of visual art related events happening in Chicago. The events that we choose are loosely curated based on the information that is put in front of us. If you would like to take advantage of having your event listed on our website please send a press release to nicolettecaldwell(at)sixtyinchesfromcenter.org.   MONDAY || February 13th, 2012 The Gala 2/13 The Gala is... 
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

ChicagoArts | Michelle Bibbs Talks DCASE Arts Funding

ChicagoArts | Michelle Bibbs Talks DCASE Arts Funding
Artist and fellow documenter of the arts MartinJon speaks with many people across the city who help build, maintain and practice art in Chicago. As part of the growing series of Sixty Inches From Center Exchange partnerships, his ChicagoArts videos will be featured on our website as part of Sixty’s effort to promote others doing the same kind of work we do. In this video Martin speaks with Michelle... 
Copyright © 2010 Sixty Inches From Center, All rights reserved.