michiganavemag.com - Culture https://michiganavemag.com/ New Exhibition Space Wrightwood 659 Stuns in Lincoln Park https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25325/New-Exhibition-Space-Wrightwood-659-Stuns-in-Lincoln-Park New exhibition space Wrightwood 659 taps a design luminary for its North Side digs.
The exterior of Wrightwood 659. (Photo © Jeff Goldberg—Esto) There are renovations, and the…
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0700
Wndr Museum Brings Awe-Inducing Spectacle to the West Loop https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25333/Wndr-Museum-Brings-Awe-Inducing-Spectacle-to-the-West-Loop A visually powerful pop-up in the West Loop redefines the modern museum with serious theatrics. Anything and everything qualifies as shareworthy spectacle today, but even the most hashtag-hes… Mon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of 'Frankenstein' with These Chicago Productions https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25321/Celebrate-the-200th-Anniversary-of-Frankenstein-with-These-Chicago-Productions Two hundred years after its publication, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein comes to thrilling on stages across the city.
Manual Cinema’s Frankenstein comes to life at Court Theatre…
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600
Tomma Abts Commands the Spotlight at the Art Institute with a Stunning Solo Showcase https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25318/Tomma-Abts-Commands-the-Spotlight-at-the-Art-Institute-with-a-Stunning-Solo-Showcase The abstract takes on unexpected powers in the works of German artist Tomma Abts.
Tomma Abts’ “Feke” (2013), one of 30 recent works by the artist on display at the Art…
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600
Our Favorite Words of Wisdom from Chicago Ideas Week 2018 https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25330/Our-Favorite-Words-of-Wisdom-from-Chicago-Ideas-Week-2018 On October 15 to 21, Chicago Ideas once again gathered more than 200 thought leaders and creators (and lots more audience members and guests) for a week full of high-energy programming. The ei… Thu, 25 Oct 2018 11:49:52 -0600 Culture Beat: Spotlighting the Can't-Miss Productions of the Season https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25301/Culture-Beat-Spotlighting-the-Cant-Miss-Productions-of-the-Season From grand stages to fringe storefront shows, these are the essential performances to catch in Chicago this fall.
Visceral Dance Chicago’s Noelle Kayser in Soft Spoken, by company…
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600
Put These 4 Spots on Your Open House Chicago Checklist https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25297/Put-These-4-Spots-on-Your-Open-House-Chicago-Checklist Open House Chicago returns with another dose of awe-inspiring architectural exclusives. From Wright to Gang and every visionary before, after and in between, it’s nearly impossible to o… Mon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600 John Russell Taylor Reflects on the Legacy of CIFF Founder Michael Kutza https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25296/John-Russell-Taylor-Reflects-on-the-Legacy-of-CIFF-Founder-Michael-Kutza As Chicago International Film Festival founder Michael Kutza prepares to step away after 55 years, British film scholar and longtime friend John Russell Taylor pays homage to the man behind th… Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Frank Maugeri Takes Halloween to New Heights with Illumination https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25294/Frank-Maugeri-Takes-Halloween-to-New-Heights-with-Illumination Former Redmoon Theater visionary Frank Maugeri puts his wildly imaginative stamp on Halloween with Illumination 2018.
With Illumination, Cabinet of Curiosities Events aims to deliver a t…
Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0600
An All-Star Roster Creates a Must-Catch Collaboration for the Harris Theater https://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/25284/An-All-Star-Roster-Creates-a-Must-Catch-Collaboration-for-the-Harris-Theater A quintet of talents from the worlds of dance and music press “play” at the Harris Theater.
(Photo: Future-Image via Zuma Press) Two-way artistic cross-pollination has become…
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:46:00 -0600