Jim Bachor’s 2016 Pothole Art Installation ‘Pretty Trashed’

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  Thanks to another successful Kickstarter campaign, Chicago artist, Jim Bachor has gotten started on his 2016 pothole art campaign. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, Bachor has been delighting art blogs since 2014 when he decided to put a… Continue Reading

The Kids’ Eye: An Interview with Drew Leshko

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The Kids’ Eye is our new series where creative kids interview artists whose work they admire.
We give them tips on proper interviewing etiquette, arm them with a camera and a recorder and then we let them loose. We’re only there to observe. The questions are theirs, the interviews haven’t been rewritten to sound like anything other than the probing journalism of a tween. Continue Reading

SPOTLIGHT: Norman Rockwell and Ruby Bridges

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We start our Black History Month art series with a look at Norman Rockwell’s The Problem We All Live With…In 1963, Rockwell confronted the issue of prejudice head-on with arguably the single most important image ever done of an African-American in illustration history.
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