Derived from the French word for “glue,” the collage art form is in itself a microcosm of the human desire to raise order from chaos.
by Julia Silverman •
It’s a quiet evening at the Chicago Urban Art Society (CUAS). A small group huddles in one corner of a large light-filled gallery, anticipating a story slam to take place later that night. The song “Kryptonite” echoes softly in the…
by Kelsey Gee •
When considering the innumerable gems to be found on the airwaves of WBEZ 91.5, Chicago’s public radio station, hip-hop culture does not immediately jump to mind.