Portrait with Sculptor: Eugene "Eda" Wade
at the exhibition: Eugene Eda’s Doors for Malcolm X College
Date: February 24, 2017
Location: Sidney R. Yates Gallery at Chicago Cultural Center.
With Chakaia Booker.. at Millennium Park / Photo courtesy Nathan Mason.
Exhibition: Discarded Tire Artwork by Chakaia Booker
Location: Boeing Galleries at Millennium Park
Temporary Exhibition: April 30, 2016 – April 2018
Chakaia Booker is the first African American artist to be showcased in the Boeing Gallery
Selfie with Theo Jansen
At the exhibition: "Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen",
Location: at Chicago Cultural Center.
Date: Jan 5, 2016.Who knew a day like this will come? Last year, I saw a video of kinetic sculptures "Strandbeest" by Theo Jansen.. as did millions of others, as there are more than four million views of his video. This...
Above Image: With Jaume Plensa [Barcelona, Spain] / Photo credit Nick Harkin.
.Few days back, a friend asked if I had met with any sculptor who is not based in Chicago? Quite a few! What an honor!!! One of the joys of hobby-turned-profession of photo-documenting public art, has been the opportunity to meet with artists based in Chicago and beyond. Here are a...
Above Image: At Vector Fabricating, from left: Terrence Karpowicz, Barry Hehemann, Jyoti Srivastava, Peter Nižňanský, Katerina Lizcova Kulhankova, Anna Nižňanský and Rolf Achilles.
Prague Days in Chicago
June, 2015, Chicago celebrated 25 years of the Prague-Chicago relationship as part of Chicago Sister Cities International program. The celebration featured the mayors of both cities, concerts, exhibitions, a gala dinner,...
Above Image: Sculptor Chakaia Booker, Deputy Commissioner DCASE Tracie D. Hall and me. Where DCASE is Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, City of Chicago. Photo by Jeff Stevenson, who works at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park.
2014: Carts and Cocktails
Saturday, Sep 14, 2014
An annual benefit fundraiser at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University.
One of the...
Above Image: With Virginio Ferrari at the Opening Reception of exhibition: "Continuing Experience: Virginio Ferrari" at Bridgeport Art Center/ Photo Credit: Marco Ferrari.
Virginio Ferrari has been one of my favorite artists. When I heard about his exhibition at the Bridgeport Art Center, I had to attend it. On November 15, 2013, I was at the Opening Reception of Continuing Experience:...
America’s Courtyard – by Denise Milan and Ary Perez
Initially installed in 1998, north of Art Institute in Grant Park, and in 1999 was installed at its current location at Adler Planetarium in Museum Campus.
Permanent Installation at Adler Planetarium.
Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs: Special Project
Composed of stone blocks...
Denise Milan: Mist of The Earth
June 8, 2012 - January 6, 2013
Location: Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington Street.
Denise Milan: Mist of Earth is presented by the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events and has been made possible by the generous support of the Cairucu Foundation of Brazil and SESC Sao...