Tag Archive for Plaines Project

After the Fall

The white, empty rooms and dark floors of Pilsen’s Plaines Project Gallery have been transformed into “Stretches Topless,” an artistic mediation on the toppling of Saddam Hussein’s statue in Iraq in 2003.

The Unholy Trinity

At her opening at Pilsen’s Plaines Project on Friday night, Polly Yates–a slight, pretty, dark-haired woman–blends into the well-dressed crowd, drinking wine, and eating crackers and hummus on the space’s lower floor. She’s dressed in black and mingles with only…