Philip A Hartigan

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A View from the Easel

by Philip A Hartigan on October 30, 2014

Artist studios in Arkansas, California, Maryland, Oregon, and Germany.

Artist studios in Arkansas, California, Maryland, Oregon, and Germany.

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Installation view of Water Street Studios exhibition

CHICAGO — I recently visited an exhibition at Water Street Studios in Batavia, about 40 miles West from the center of Chicago — the equivalent, say, of driving halfway across Long Island from Hyperallergic’s Brooklyn office. In other words, a little off the beaten path.

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A View from the Easel

by Philip A Hartigan on October 20, 2014

View from the Easel

Artist studios in Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania, and Mexico.

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A View from the Easel

by Philip A Hartigan on October 2, 2014

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Artist studios in Australia, Canada, and the United States.

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Galleries

Expo Chicago 2014 Fails to Inspire

by Philip A Hartigan on September 29, 2014

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CHICAGO — The common consensus about Expo Chicago 2014 is that it was a success. One hundred and forty galleries from across the globe (more than in the previous two years of the art fair’s reincarnated existence) set up their stalls in the Navy Pier exhibition hall.

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A View from the Easel

by Philip A Hartigan on September 23, 2014

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Artist studios in Denver, Los Angeles. San Francisco, and Sarasota, Florida.

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A Postal Approach to Abstraction

by Philip A Hartigan on September 15, 2014

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CHICAGO — Jordan Scott makes pictures by collaging thousands of vintage postage stamps onto panel and canvas and coating the surface in resin.

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A View from the Easel

by Philip A Hartigan on September 12, 2014

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CHICAGO — Artist studios in Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Ohio, and Pennsylvannia.

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John Kearney

CHICAGO — Two weeks ago, news began to spread of the death of John Kearney, a fixture in the Chicago art world for more than seven decades. He was 89 years old.

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Audrey Ushenko

CHICAGO — Artist Audrey Ushenko literally makes public art.

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