Stories from the Inside

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Interview with Bailey Romaine, MFA 2016

At the close of three successful MFA thesis exhibitions at Gallery 400, we highlight the work of graduating MFAs by looking more closely at their individual practices. Bailey Romaine earned a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of...

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Interview with Nick Ballesteros, MFA 2016

At the close of three successful MFA thesis exhibitions at Gallery 400, we highlight the work of graduating MFAs by looking more closely at their individual practices. Nick Ballesteros earned a bachelors degree in art from the University of...

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Making Herstory

Along with art objects, performances, videos, oral histories, and ephemera, a key component of Making Chances is its timeline. Designed by artist Edie Fake, this dynamic timeline charts a nonlinear path around the exhibition. Events are posted...

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Expanded Moments in a Changing City

I was born in Mexico and my family moved to a suburb about an hour away from Chicago when I was young. And so, while Im not a resident of Chicago, I am very aware of the many changes the city is facing.

I visited Pilsen for the first time several...

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Soheila Azadi in "Gush"

The University of Illinois at Chicagos 2015 Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibitions are underway, and I was granted the opportunity to learn more about one of the ten newly minted masters featured: Soheila Azadi. An interviews catalyst is to delve...