| May 25, 2008
In 1975, long before he became a household name, Jeff Koons spent a year in Chicago as a student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, as well as a studio assistant to Ed Paschke.
"I believe it's really important that you're able, in art, to...
| Jun 14, 2008
The Oldest We've Ever Been: Seven True Stories of Midlife Transitions
Edited by Maud Lavin
University of Arizona Press, 208 pages, $15.95 paper
A middle-age optimist sees the value of experience. A pessimist of the same age looks back with a sense of...
| Sep 13, 2009
Dennis Paul's garden grew out of worry.
It was the mid-1990s. It was just a plot of plain old lawn, surrounded by maybe a 1-foot border of humdrum annuals. "Just a square in the back. A green square," says Paul, a sculptor and figurative-art instructor...
| Sep 27, 2009
We board the Brown Line at its farthest northwest stop, Kimball. We're headed downtown. We're on a mission to prove that Audrey Niffenegger, who grew up in Evanston with few friends and is at work on a novel about a 9-year-old girl...
| Sep 28, 2009
| 9:48 PM
Henry T. Hopkins, a distinguished museum director and educator who played a leading role in establishing Los Angeles' art scene, has died. He was 81.
He had suffered from a brain tumor for about eight months and died Sunday morning at Belmont Village,...
| Oct 2, 2009
| 10:15 AM
School of the Art Institute
15th Annual Barewalls Celebration
Saturday, October 10
33 S. State Street, 7th Floor
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