Art

What To Expect From Art Basel Miami Beach 2018

First, you should recognize that the Art Basel held in Miami each year is so much more than an ordinary art fair. For five days in early December, this extraordinary cultural event grips the city in its thrall, spilling over into all walks of city life. It’s the ultimate contemporary …

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Hugh Arnold’s “Agua Vida” On Display at Hilton Asmus Contemporary

On a chilly spring evening recently, clients and supporters of Hilton | Asmus Contemporary (716 N. Wells St.) along with some special guests were invited to view the new Hugh Arnold photography collection entitled “Agua Vida” during a pre-exhibition, opening private dinner. The impressive dinner was held in the Asmus gallery and began with mouth watering …

22nd Annual Old St. Patrick’s Siamsa na nGael Celebrates Two ‘Drum Majors for Justice’

CHICAGO (February 2018) – The 22nd Siamsa na nGael celebration, Old St. Patrick’s Church’s annual celebration of Irish heritage, will bring world-class Celtic entertainment to the Chicago Symphony Center on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. This year’s celebration will tell the story of two slave liberators: an Irishman …

Five Events You Can’t Miss This December in Chicago

Now that the holiday spirit is creeping into you and your friends but the desire to stay warm and cosy is also just as appealing we have the list of Chicago’s December  ‘Must Do’s’ that are worth braving the cold for, or even better, they’re indoors! All you need to …

Extraordinary Artwork: Expo Chicago at Navy Pier

  Featuring 135 galleries, representing 25 countries and 58 cities, Expo Chicago kicked off its 6th Annual show at Chicago’s Navy Pier with itsVernissage private viewing. A virtual art extravaganza attended by 38,000 people last year, Expo Chicago boasts 170,000 square feet, offering a dynamic range of art attractions for all …

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The Glitz & the Glitter at the 69th Emmy Awards

Television fraternity came together at the 69th Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, September 17th. And what an evening it turned out to be with the biggest stars and celebrities walking on the red carpet dressed in glamorous outfits. Emmys are treasured by the fans and the celebrities not …

Goodman Theatre’s 14th Annual New Stages Festival (Sept 20 – Oct 8)

Press Release **Festival Lineup includes new work by Christin Anderson, David Cale, Mikhael Tara Garver, Rebecca Gilman, Ike Holter, Jose Rivera, Mat Smart and Bess Wohl** ***SPECIAL WEEKEND FOR INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS OFFERED OCTOBER 5-8*** Goodman Theatre announces the lineup of its 14 th annual New Stages Festival—a celebration and discovery …

Book Review: The Gumshoe by Richard Rose

The city of Chicago is as much a character in Richard Rose’s novel The Gumshoe as its main character, private investigator Mathew “Matt” McBride. As the story unfolds, the reader accompanies McBride through the streets of post-war Chicago, visiting such landmarks as the Green Mill jazz club, the Chicago Board …

Aspen Ideas Festival 2017

Thank you Aspen Ideas Festival for the remarkable, thought provoking week. Since 2005, the festival has served as the nation’s premier public gathering place for leaders from around the globe.

“La Havana Madrid” Arrives at Goodman Theatre, July 21 – August 20

La Havana Madrid appears July 21 – August 20 in the Owen Theatre (Opening Night is Wednesday, July 26 at 7:30pm).