Theaster Gates Getting Money, More Land From City To Start A Garden

Theaster Gates Getting Money, More Land From City To Start A Garden
SOUTH SHORE — Artist Theaster Gates' property holdings in Woodlawn and South Shore is about to expand again unless someone has a better idea. Gates' Rebuild Foundation will get four vacant lots at 6953 S. Dorchester Ave. for a community garden for …
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Chicago dumps Trump with satire
While Chicago is known for its central role in the political arena, artists, businesses and filmmakers have put their own spin on the current presidential race. Rather than making such statements through more traditional protests, locals have found …
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Artists Assembly, Led by Philanthropist Carolina Garcia Jayaram, Comes to Miami
This weekend, alumni from the United States Artist (USA) fellowship program will descend upon Miami. The Chicago-based nonprofit supports working creatives by offering grants of up to $ 50,000. Each year, it hosts Artists Assembly, which brings together …
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Married couple from Chicago sells their stuff so they can travel for year

Married couple from Chicago sells their stuff so they can travel for year
They sold all their belongings and quit their jobs so they can embark on a one-year trip around the world. They leave January 8 for their first their first stop, Colombia. They have saved enough to raise $ 75,000. They rented out their apartment, sold …
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Travel to Chicago — through new eyes
Chicago — There are just days left in the first-ever Chicago Architecture Biennial, but I'm having trouble leaving the stylish Drawing Room of my Michigan Avenue hotel. Yes, Drawing Room. It's not the kind of term you'd associate with space at a hip …
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Chicago girl, 12, missing from West Elsdon

Chicago girl, 12, missing from West Elsdon
CHICAGO (STMW) – Chicago Police are asking for the public's help in finding a 12-year-old girl who went missing New Year's Day from her West Elsdon neighborhood home on the Southwest Side. Stephany Portes, of the 3800 block of West 55th Place, was …
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A house that was once the most expensive in Chicago just sold for a huge price
Most expensive house in Chicago ZillowThe 20,000-square-foot Chicago mansion was built over five continuous plots of land. It has six bedrooms, a home theater, and an indoor pool and spa. After initially being listed for a city-topping $ 18.75 million a …
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