Almost every conversation I've had about art in Chicago focuses on how the city isn't New York (or LA or Berlin). It's a cultural center, but it’s much smaller than any of the meccas we commonly name. As such, mottos like “Do good work and work like hell to get it out to New York” aren't unusual.
Belt Tightened, Prospect.2 Releases Pared-Down Artist List for Second New Orleans Biennial – ARTINFO.com – AFC Alumn Julia Halperin talks to Dan Cameron about Prospect 2 in New Orleans. Paired back from its original incarnation, the biennial will launch October 22.