Local Chicago publication Sixty Inches From Center recently published an article on our panel discussion "Otherness & Beauty: Discussing Themes Within the Work of Joel-Peter Witkin." The discussion, which took place at the gallery on June 1, explored Witkin's photographs of people considered “other”, including those born with physical abnormalities, and those that are intersex … Continue reading Sixty Inches From Center Discusses Recent CEG Panel ‘Otherness & Beauty’
Newcity reviews our current exhibition, Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio! Author Mark B. Pohlad writes: The photos and documentary make it clear that Witkin is a manic stage manager constantly in search of new subjects, props and backdrops. But he emerges as an artist above all. Seeing the images in person reveals all manner of … Continue reading Newcity Reviews Joel-Peter Witkin: From the Studio
Photography platform and non-profit Rfotofolio interviews Michael Koerner, whose work explores his family history and genetics through small tintypes, using photographic chemistry to assimilate the bursts and biochemical fallout from the atom bomb. In the interview, Koerner discusses his use of alternative photographic processes, his artistic influences, and his love of photo history. Rfotofolio: Would … Continue reading Michael Koerner Interviewed for Rfotofolio!
Photograph Magazine reviewed Bettina von Zwehl's exhibition currently on view at the New-York Historical Society! The exhibition, titled Meditations in an Emergency, is on view until April 28th. You can learn more about Zwehl's work here. As the first artist-in-residence at the New-York Historical Society, German-born, London-based artist Bettina von Zwehl was asked to create a project in … Continue reading Photograph Magazine Reviews Bettina von Zwehl Exhibition
Chicago is a thriving gallery town, with districts all over the city dedicated to showcasing art of all kinds. We share 16 of our favorite galleries that we think are must visits in Chicago... -Chicagoist Check out the top 16 galleries HERE!