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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...

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An Interview with Chris Reeves and Aaron Walker

Chris Reeves and Aaron Walker's Art & Exhibition Hall Lobby Installation, Thing-stead, is on view through the end of April at 400 S. Peoria St. In this interview, they talk about the concepts and inspiration behind their ongoing artist book...
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Highlights from the Standard of Living Reading Room

Gallery 400s exhibition, Here, There, Everywhere, features works by both individual artists (Lara Almarcegui, Guy Ben Ner, Ramiro Gomez and Alevtina Kakhidze) and collectives (The Beehive Collective, Ryan Griffis & Sarah Ross), who focus their...

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An Interview with Sheila Bapat

Author and advocate Sheila Bapat talks with community engagement intern Maxim George about her recently published book Part of the Family? Nannies, Housekeepers, Caregivers and the Battle for Domestic Workers' Rights, her work for justice on...

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An Interview with MFA candidate Elena Feijoo

Elena Feijoo is a current MFA candidate at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her work for thesis will be featured in the upcoming MFA show This Is What It Felt Like at Gallery 400. She was interviewed by Anna Lepsch, a student in the Museum...

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An Interview with MFA Student Macon Reed

MFA candidate Macon Reed is a self-proclaimed feminist artist and aptly so. Reed explores social themes via intricate sculptures that manifest notions of trauma, healing, gender, and spectacle. Her sculptures are in conversation with broad social...