Local artist Margie Criner creates unique diorama sculptures that are currently on display in Skokie at A+C Architects (4840 Main St.) through the end of September. She has an artist talk on September 23 from 3-5 p.m.
Riot Fest 2017 will feature two local groups: Sleep On It and Turnspit, along with big names in the punk-grunge music scene, such as Taking Back Sunday, Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, Paramore and more.
Zach Bencal, an actor also playing Babkak in Disney’s Aladdin at the Cadillac Palace Theater, is staying in Logan Square. Bencal sat down with LoganSquarist to share his favorite things about the neighborhood.
On May 31st students from more than 17 schools across Chicago packed into The Private Bank theater downtown for a special viewing of Hamilton.
Hot tip from LoganSquarist : make sure you’re caught up on sleep before this weekend’s Logan Square Arts Festival, which is packed with an immersive arts and music experience that the whole family can enjoy for three straight days.
Internationally famed professional wrestler, podcaster and Chicago’s own Colt Cabana is celebrating his birthday by having a live, in-store recording of his illustrious and longest-running wrestling podcast The Art of Wrestling. Bric-a-Brac Records and Collectibles (3516 W. Diversey Ave.) is hosting the event on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at 4 p.m.
This month, the Logan Square Public Library and Logan Theater join forces to create a powerful media partnership. Centered around one an essential graphic novels of our time, Ghost World by Daniel Clowes, you no longer have to choose between book or movie.
The Whistler is releasing new music every Monday. “The Weekly Free” is a new song or collection of songs that were recorded live on The Whistler’s stage. “Most of the artists we feature are Chicago musicians because most of the people who perform here are locals,” said Billy Helmkamp, co-owner of The Whistler. They’ve had… Continue Reading
“It’s Just Color,” proclaims artist Cassie Tompkins, 37, in her first-ever exhibition, showing at Comfort Station from April 1 until April 30.
Since the creation of National Poetry Month (#NaPoMo) in 1996, the landscape of art hit quite a few growth spurts. Every art form now requires a “digital presence.” Blockbuster busts, and Netflix sails. E-books seemed poised to impale print, but most people still prefer it. Vinyl is back! Poetry underwent a revival through spoken word, and once had… Continue Reading