Posts tagged as:

expo chicago

Palpable Momentum Felt at EXPO Chicago

by Robin Dluzen on September 21, 2014
Thumbnail image for Palpable Momentum Felt at EXPO Chicago

When EXPO Chicago started in 2012, the popular opinion was that President and Director Tony Karman had five years to make this fair great. If he couldn’t, it was likely dead in the water. This weekend marked year three of the midwest fair, and exhibitors and attendees remarked on the palpable momentum. 19 Chicago galleries participated, the highest number yet, and EXPO continued to draw galleries from around the world, including repeat exhibitors like New York’s CRG Gallery who has been on board all three years, and Diana Lowenstein Gallery of Miami, who has been exhibiting at Chicago fairs every year since the 90s.

Read the full article →

Recommended Shows: Beyond Chicago EXPO

by Robin Dluzen on September 17, 2014
Thumbnail image for Recommended Shows: Beyond Chicago EXPO

CHICAGO —EXPO Chicago week is upon us. Let’s assume you’ll spend at least some small amount of time at the piers for the fair. But let’s also assume you’ll get sick of it. When that happens, check out some of the local exhibitions on our list of recommended shows. Or take the “Art After Hours” program on Friday night shuttle bus tour. It’s free and everyone likes free!

Read the full article →

EXPO Chicago in Images: The Good, The Bad and Mel Ramos’ Monkey

by Paddy Johnson on September 21, 2013
Thumbnail image for EXPO Chicago in Images: The Good, The Bad and Mel Ramos’ Monkey

It’s impossible to describe EXPO Chicago without offering a few images to tell the story. This slideshow with commentary do just that. Highlights, lowlights, and everything in between after the jump.

Read the full article →

6 Must-See Discussions at Expo Chicago

by Paddy Johnson on September 13, 2013
Thumbnail image for 6 Must-See Discussions at Expo Chicago

Expo Chicago launches next week and we’re already preparing. Here’s a list of discussions that will take place next week during the fair.

Read the full article →

Shamim M. Momin Will Curate IN/SITU at EXPO CHICAGO

by Corinna Kirsch on March 1, 2013
Thumbnail image for Shamim M. Momin Will Curate IN/SITU at EXPO CHICAGO

In its second year, EXPO CHICAGO continues to bring in new blood. This year’s IN/SITU, the fair’s curatorial project devoted to site-specific and large-scale work, will be curated by LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division) Director Shamim M. Momin. Yes, that Shamim M. Momin.

Read the full article →