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The Young Historians: Matthew Vanderpoel

The Young Historians: Matthew Vanderpoel
The Young Historians is a series exploring the lives of recent art history graduates with ties to the Chicago area. In this second installment, I spoke with Matthew Vanderpoel, 2009 graduate of Wheaton College’s Art History and History programs. He is currently a student at Chicago Divinity School pursuing his PhD in the History of Christianity. Zachary Johnson (ZJ): To start off, what did you focus... 

The Logan Square Comfort Station: In the ‘Art’ of a Community

The Logan Square Comfort Station:  In the 'Art' of a Community
Last fall, as the end of sweater weather drew near, three local artists took advantage of the final surge of Logan Square outdoor market goers to breathe new life into a neighborhood landmark.  If you live or work in the area, you’ve probably passed by it a hundred times, that little Tudor-style building across from the Logan monument.  For years the building dubbed the “Comfort Station” sat... 
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