| Mar 12, 2015
| 3:30 PM
Mariah Robertson is one of photography's exciting new essentialists. She pares down the medium to a few of its most basic ingredients: light, chemicals and a light-sensitive surface.
Nevermind a lens. Nevermind a subject plucked from the visible world....
| Mar 9, 2015
| 8:24 AM
Rufus Reid will be making a stop in Illinois once again, which is where he began his tremendous and varied career.
Chicago is a familiar place to him, and he's excited to be returning to where it all began. He has been chosen for the 38th Annual Guest...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 1:01 PM
Foie gras and pop tarts go together like peanut butter and jelly. If you're skeptical, just ask Los Angeles pastry chef and baker Rose Lawrence. She's the woman behind the crave-able creations from Red Bread, and she made foie gras strawberry pop tarts...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 11:42 PM
Three modern plays will join the previously announced musical "Spamalot" in Orlando Shakespeare Theater's 2015-16 season.
The season's two Shakespeare productions will be "The Tempest," the story of man and his daughter left stranded on a mystical...
| Feb 26, 2015
New rotating chef restaurant Intro begins with California chef CJ Jacobson.
2300 N. Lincoln Park West 773-868-0002
Rating: !!! (out of 4) Off to a good start
For a lot of restaurants in Chicago, the first year in business looks a...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 10:18 AM
STORRS (AP) - The University of Connecticut already bills itself as the basketball capital of the world, with 13 NCAA championships including both the men's and women's titles in 2014.
Now the school is laying claim to being, at least temporarily, the...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:17 PM
It seems fitting that "Red," a play about art and an artist, should be performed at Allentown Art Museum.
John Logan's Tony Award-winning play about painter Mark Rothko will be presented by the Northampton Community College Theater Department Thursday,...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:00 AM
These were the 10 most rewarding and provocative Los Angeles art museum shows that I saw in 2014 — plus one that was almost entirely superfluous. They are listed in the order in which they opened to the public:
"Tea and Morphine: Women in Paris,...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Abstract paintings and sculptures were once the gold standard of Modern art. They spoke of adventurous aesthetic expeditions into hitherto unexplored visual realms.
Since the 1950s the figurative banner was held high by marvelous painters such as...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:00 PM
On this dark, rainy afternoon, Museum of Contemporary Art chief curator Helen Molesworth is hunkered down inside her office, bundled up in the copious folds of a fuzzy, gray sweater — and she is making sausage.
That's what Molesworth calls this...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:29 AM
You know that feeling of jealousy in the pit of your stomach when you see a woman that is seemingly so unattainable suddenly melts and flirts with someone who is obviously better than you?
Yeah that’s the feeling 99 percent of us had watching host...